China West Scholarship

The China West Scholarship provides an opportunity for University of Minnesota students to incorporate an educational experience in China as part of their academic studies. This scholarship can be used for the payment—partially or totally—of travel, tuition, or personal expenses. Awards are typically $500 to $1,000.  

We are currently not accepting applications for the China West Scholarship.


  • Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree student enrolled in a degree-seeking program at the University of Minnesota
  • Applicant must be in good academic standing, with at least a 3.0 GPA, and show potential in their field


This scholarship was established by China West Educational Investment Co. Ltd and its CEO Mr. Xiangdong Li to support University of Minnesota students interested in studying abroad in mainland China.