Jasmine Jiangsu Tertiary Education Scholarship for Southeast Asia 2017 (JJTES-SEA)
Call for Applications
One of SEAMEO’s flagship projects is the priorities of the New Education Agenda agreed during the SEAMEO Ministerial Meeting in September 204. The outcome from the Meeting was the distillation of seven Priority Areas of SEAMEO on Education to be promoted for the next twenty years (2015-2035). The Priority Areas comprise of 1) Early Childhood Care and Education, 2) Addressing Barriers to Inclusion, 3) Resiliency in the Face of Emergencies 4) Promoting Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET), 5) Revitalising Teacher Education, 6) Promoting Harmonisation in Higher Education and Research, and 7) Adopting a 21st Century Curriculum.
Through linkages made possible by the ASEAN-China Centre (ACC), the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education (JPDE) has proposed several collaborative activities to the SEAMEO Secretariat. One is the provision of Jasmine Jiangsu Tertiary Education Scholarship for Southeast Asia (JJTES-SEA) for 2016 and 2017 academic year.
This programme relates to the Priority 6 or the New Education Agenda: Promoting Harmonisation in Higher Education and Research. It will benefit around 87 post -secondary school students (Grade 12 or equivalent) with excellent academic records from Southeast Asia. They will have a chance of pursuing tertiary education in prominent and acclaimed institutions of higher learning in Jiangsu Province, People’s Republic of China.
In 2017, students from Southeast Asia will commence their studies in tertiary level institutions in Jiangsu Province, People’s Republic of China, with support from JPDE. The scholarships to be offered are divided into two types: 1) Full Scholarship and 2) Partial Scholarship.
Number of Scholarships: 87
Deadline of Application: 31 May 2017
More Information: http://www.seameo.org/SEAMEOWeb2/index.php?
Contacts: 1) Office of Jasmine Jiangsu Government Scholarship Management Team – Ms. Ying Zhang,
at email firstname.lastname@example.org
2) SEAMEO Secretariat – Dr. Pattama Phunthawangkul, at email email@example.com
Annex: Programme Handbook
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