Regulations on Research Progress Fellowship for AS-TIGP Ph.D. Students (Pilot Program) and Application Form
Regulations on Research Progress Fellowship for AS-TIGP PhD Students (Pilot Program)
Article 1: Objective:
By establishing this program, Academia Sinica (AS) aims to promote the international competitiveness of AS-TIGP students, cultivate research talents, and reward the PhD students with outstanding performance in research work.
Article 2: Fellowship Amount:
Recipients can receive a grant of NT$ 6,000 per month for one year.
Article 3: Number of Fellowship:
A maximum of 40 fellowships will be offered per year.
Article 4: Eligibility:
Full-time AS-TIGP PhD candidates are eligible to apply. During the period when the student is receiving this award, his/her advisor or co-advisor alone or jointly will provide at least NT$ 34,000 per month to ensure the student receive a total of NT$ 40,000 stipend each month and in line with Academia Sinica Scholarship Regulation.
Article 5: Application Procedure:
Department of International Affairs will call for application once a year. The eligible applicant must submit the following documents to his/her respective TIGP program. The programs are to submit received applications to the Department of International Affairs.
1. Application Form
2. Two Letters of Recommendation (one from the advisor is required)
Article 6: Selection Procedure:
The selected applications, up to 20% of eligible students in the program, need to be submitted by rank to the Department of International Affairs after preliminary review conducted by each TIGP program. The Department of International Affairs and Central Academic Advisory Committee will conduct second round review. Final selection results will be forwarded to the President for approval. Upon approval, applicants will be informed of the review results in writing.
Article 7: Ethical Conduct
Applicants who violate standards of academic ethical conduct will be held responsible in accordance with the regulations on “Guidelines for the Establishment and Operation of Ethics Committees at All Levels Academia Sinica.”