Project: China Scholarship Council

The China Scholarship Council (CSC) is a non-profit institution with legal person status affiliated with the Ministry of Education.


The objective of the CSC is to provide financial assistance to the Chinese citizens wishing to study abroad and to the foreign citizens wishing to study in China in order to develop the educational, scientific and technological, and cultural exchanges and economic and trade cooperation between China and other countries, to strengthen the friendship and understanding between Chinese people and the people of all other countries, and to promote world peace and the socialist modernization drive in China.

Qi Zheng has been awarded a scholarship under the State Scholarship Fund to pursue her study in the Netherlands as a PhD student. She was selected through a rigid academia evaluation process organized by the China Scholarship Council (CSC) in 2017.