Yenching Global Symposium 2021

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YENCHING GLOBAL SYMPOSIUM 2021 DELEGATE APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! VISIT OUR APPLICATIONS PORTAL HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION!

Apply by February 13th, 2021 (23:59, China Standard Time, GMT+8)!

DELEGATE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

We welcome applications from applicants with strong leadership potential and a readiness to participate in nuanced, interdisciplinary discussions on questions surrounding China and ‘Shared Renewal: Recoupling East with West’.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Born after January 1, 1991;

  • Possesses a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any field at the time of application;

  • Will commit themselves for the entirety of the symposium, April 16-18, 2021;

  • Is proficient in English;

  • Has never attended any of the previous Yenching Global Symposiums or Yenching Social Innovation Forums; and

  • Bonus: Involvement in China-related activities: academic, voluntary, professional, or extra-curricular.

Tips for Application:

Essay responses should be a maximum of 250 words or 1 minute video responses to EACH essay question. Please note that responses with less than 50 words or those that have been plagiarized will not be considered.

Incomplete and/or late applications will not be accepted.

If English is not your first language or you have not graduated from an English-taught program, please provide proof of your English proficiency (i.e. standardized tests or certification). Screenshots are accepted.

Please read the FAQs on the Yenching Global Symposium 2021 website carefully before completing this application. The FAQs will be updated throughout the application process.

If you have any questions, you can reach us at delegates@yenchingsymposium.org.

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