The Taiwan Government International Scholarship provides 2 fully funded scholarships to 2 Virgin Islanders to study at any university in Taiwan for up to four years for Bachelors, Masters, or Doctoral degrees in any field of their choice! The scholarship includes tuition, housing, and a monthly living allowance ($500 Bachelors/$700 Masters or PhD). Applications open to Virgin Islanders on 1 March, 2023 and close 30 March, 2023.

The Taiwan Government Scholarship is sponsored by Taiwan’s Ministry of Education and offered individually to countries and Territories in the Caribbean including the British Virgin Islands, St. Kitts, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, Haiti, and Belize.

The programme was established to make Taiwan an international study center for outstanding students from the Caribbean & Latin America, as well as to promote friendly relations between Taiwan and the world. The programme builds mutually beneficial cultural exchanges, business & employment links, and most importantly lifelong friendships. In addition, 2 further scholarships are also available for short Chinese language programmes to which any Virgin Islander can apply.

Applications Open: 01 March – 30 March (2023)

Virgin Islanders are required to apply online through Taiwan’s Representative Office in the UK (Taipei Representative Office, London) by the deadline. Applications must clearly state that the applicant is from the British Virgin Islands to be considered! Interested persons may apply at: