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Bei Shan Tang Scholarship

The College of Liberal and Professional Studies (LPS) at the University of Pennsylvania has partnered with the Bei Shan Tang (BST) Foundation in Hong Kong to offer financial assistance to residents of Hong Kong who are interested in attending MAPP. The scholarship will cover the full tuition and fees of the MAPP program.

In order to be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a resident of Hong Kong
  • Must be proficient in Cantonese
  • Must have an excellent command of Chinese and English
  • Must have knowledge of the culture and education system in Hong Kong
  • Must have at least two years of work experience in education
  • Must be willing to return to Hong Kong to live and work for at least two years after completing the MAPP program
  • Must contribute to the Foundation’s projects related to positive education - the form of contribution may include providing consultation to local schools, conducting sharing sessions, engaging in teacher training, delivering seminars and talks, etc.

Application process

  • Must have the MAPP application completed by March 1.
  • Must have the scholarship application (below) completed by March 1.
  • Must submit additional copies (separate from what is required for the MAPP application) of transcripts, resume/cv, and application essay directly to BST on or before January 31. Materials should be sent to:

    Bei Shan Tang Foundation
    1401C Lee Garden Two
    28 Yun Ping Road, Hong Kong

Bei Shan Tang Scholarship Application

Agreement

By submitting this application and checking this box, I agree to allow the College of Liberal and Professional Studies to share the following information and documents with the Bei Shan Tang Foundation:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Mailing address
  • Phone number
  • MAPP program admissions decision
  • MAPP Admission committee feedback about your application

The above information will be used by Bei Shan Tang solely for considering my application for the scholarship.

Acknowledgement
By checking this box, I acknowledge that I must send additional copies (separate from what I supplied in my MAPP application) of my transcripts, resume/cv, and MAPP application essay directly to the Bei Shan Tang Foundation and that my scholarship application will not be complete until BST has these documents. These documents must be received by BST on or before April 1.

Program format

Learn more abot MAPP's innovative hybrid program delivery model.

Am I eligible to apply?

Admission to the master's program is highly selective. Learn more about applicant qualifications.

Courses and curriculum

History, theory, research, and professional application—completed in one year of full-time study.