◆ Application Procedures for Program C
To Apply, the following three steps must be completed by each deadline.
- REGISTRATION – Students create an account on the USCO System by registering their email address and password here. For more information about the USCO System, students can check the online manual or download the pdf file.
- APPLICATION – Students must complete the Application Form in the USCO System for up to three preferred programs and click “Save and Submit”. The USCO System will automatically inform the UMAP coordinators at the home university/institution that an application has been submitted. Applications will be accepted based on each Timeline.
- NOMINATION – Coordinators of your home institution log in to the USCO System and check the applications they have received, and nominate appropriate students by clicking “Approve”. Then your application will be sent to host institution for approval.
◆ Application Procedures for Summer Program 2019
Step 1 – Each pledged institution may nominate up tp 2 students through this link: https://forms.gle/JytMdNY3rLuaRA9j9
Step 2 – After receiving nominations, the UMAP Taiwan National Secretariat will notify applicants to complete the application process.
Step 3 – The Taiwan National Secretariat will announce the list of successful applicants.
Step 4 – Successful applicants will submit copies of their passport and overseas health insurance via email.
◆ Application Procedure for UMAP-COIL Joint Honors Program 2019
STEP 1: Documents to be Submitted (in PDF format): ①Application Form, ②Transcripts in English (first year students will need a letter of recommendation from a faculty member if they are unable to prepare any transcripts), ③Statement of Purpose, ④Letter of Recommendation from a member of the University ⑤English Language Ability Certification (※Students who completed their primary education in English do not need to submit certification) STEP 2: Download the above application documents by clicking this link: http://umap.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Application-Form-for-Students_UMAP-COIL-Program.xlsx
and submit them via the online application form: bit.ly/UMCP19regE
※There is a password required when submitting the application form online.
※Students have to obtain the password from their respective Home Institution’s Coordinator or University’s International Office.
Students who study abroad through the UMAP exchange programs (Program A & B) are eligible to apply for UMAP Scholarships. They are students who study in Taiwan or Japan from UMAP member countries/territories or Taiwanese or Japanese students who study in other countries/territories.
◆ The UMAP Taiwan Exchange Student Scholarship Program (for Program A)
The UMAP Taiwan Exchange Scholarship Program funded by the UMAP Taiwan National Secretariat (NS) has been established to encourage university/institution student exchanges between UMAP member countries/territories, and promote cultural and academic exchanges between Taiwan and other countries/territories, fostering mutual understanding. For more details, please download scholarship regulations and application form from the button below.If you have any questions regarding this scholarship, please contact UMAP Taiwan NS. (List of UMAP NS)
◆ The UMAP Japan Exchange Scholarship Program (for Program A & B)
The UMAP Japan Exchange Scholarship is funded by the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO). JASSO intends to foster the development of creative individuals who, rich in humanism, will become the leaders of society in the next generation, while at the same time, to promote international understanding and exchange. Each year, JASSO reserves their scholarship for certain number of UMAP exchange students; the probability of receiving the grant for UMAP exchange students will, therefore, be higher than general exchange students.
1.) When students are accepted by Japanese universities/institutions, the UMAP IS will inform JASSO of all the eligible students
2.) After preliminary examination and checking, JASSO will nominate candidates of awardee to host universities/institutions
3.) UMAP Coordinators of the host universities/institutions will then notify the students
1.) Japanese students are only eligible for JASSO scholarship and Taiwanese students only for UMAP Taiwan Scholarship.
2.) Please note that not all of applicants are awarded (some restriction and/or selection will be applied).
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