Scholarships

The China Oxford Scholarship Fund grants up to 20 awards annually with amounts ranging from £1,000 to £20,000. The duration of these awards is for one academic year. All the awards are open to any subject. However, some have preferences for a particular area of study or a particular college at the University of Oxford.

China Oxford Award – £4,000 to £6,000. Up to 7 awards available and open to any subject.

China Oxford Honorary Award – £1,000. Up to 5 awards available to candidates who are recognised for their outstanding academic excellence.

Hoare Family Award – Up to £5,000. Preference will be given to those studying social sciences.

Oxford China Simon Li Scholarship – £5,000. Preference is given to those studying in the area of education, language or the social sciences of the internet.

Tang Oxford Award – Up to £18,000. Preference is given to mainland Chinese students or those studying environmental sciences.

Hon China Scholarship – Up to £20,000. Preference is given to those studying law, politics or international relations. The scholarship is sponsored by Global Group.

Wei Oxford Award – Up to £5,000. The Award was established in memory of the late Wei Dong.

Winkler Oxford Award – Up to £5,000. Preference will be given to those studying in the area of medicine or psychology.

Brian Keelan Award in Humanities – Up to £18,000. Preference is given to mainland Chinese students studying in the preferred areas of philosophy, history, theology, classics, English literature, Byzantine studies and Medieval studies. The Award was established in memory of Brian Keelan who studied PPE at University College, Oxford. Where possible it is hoped that the Brian Keelan Award recipient would attend University College. Any successful Brian Keelan Award recipient accepted into University College may benefit by the College contributing to the College fee. Acceptance to University College can happen as a result of it being specified as the college of preference and a direct offer made or alternatively a successful candidate to another college could be transferred to University College. This tie-in is at the discretion of University College.