Scholarship Spotlight

Award Spotlight: Yenching Scholarship

Are you looking for a fully funded international Masters Program? Would you like to take your academic interest and approach it through an interdisciplinary lens while immersed in Chinese culture?
Apply for the Yenching Scholarship, a fully funded Masters degree in China Studies at Peking University in Beijing.  You will be able to develop your own interdisciplinary study plan with the support of an academic mentor and engage in field trips and extracurricular activities with an international cohort of students. To learn more about the award, explore Yenching Student Blogs:Blue Skies in BeijingThe Yenching Globe  For more information about how the Yenching Scholarship and other awards, please contact Nationally Competitive Scholarships at or visit 


About Nationally Competitive Scholarships

Nationally Competitive Scholarships (NCS) works with the Appalachian community to recruit and support students for nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships, including those that support research, teaching and critical language learning. This is achieved with outreach, mentorship and advising throughout the entire application and selection process. NCS is committed to helping undergraduate and graduate students find ways to connect their Appalachian education to their future endeavors through scholarship opportunities. Learn more at