How to Apply

Please review all instructions thoroughly and prepare all documents to be uploaded BEFORE starting your application. You may not save your application and come back later. If you have questions, please contact the China Center at or 612-624-1002.

A complete application includes:

  • Online application: submitted below
  • Proposal: Upload a 3-page (maximum) proposal that details:
    • Why you or your department wish to bring a visiting scholar to campus
    • How the collaboration between this visiting scholar and your department will contribute to building on existing UMN institutional partnerships, sustain and enhance future activities between UMN and China, advance strategic international goals, and/or reflect the Grand Challenges initiative
    • CV/Resume for Visiting Scholar: submitted below
    • CV/Resume for Host Faculty Member: submitted below

    Note: If awarded, you will be required to submit a 2-page summary report due two weeks after your visiting scholar returns to China.

    Applicant Information (U of M host)
    Visiting Scholar Information
    Funding Information

    Upload your proposal here. Be sure to review the guidelines above.

    Visitor CV or Resume

    Upload a short CV or resume of the visiting scholar.

    Host CV or Resume

    Upload a short CV or resume of the hosting faculty member.

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