Thousand Talents Program

The Long-Term Thousand Talents Program

The Long-Term Thousand Talents Program offers full-time positions to overseas Chinese applicants under 55 years oldwho have received their doctorates from a distinguished international university and work as professors or an equivalent position at an accredited academic institution. Hired employees will be required to work full-time in China and will be awarded grants of RMB ¥2,000,000.00 and RMB ¥1,000,000.00, respectively by the Chinese Academy of Sciences and UCAS. In addition, the candidate will receive a RMB ¥1,000,000.00allowance (free of tax) from the Chinese government.

The Short-Term Thousand Talents Program

The Short-Term Thousand Talents Program offers part-time positions to overseas Chinese applicants under 55 years old who have received their doctorates from a distinguished international university and work as professors or an equivalent position at an accredited academic institution. Hired employees should work in China for a minimum of two months per academic year under a three-year (minimum) working contract. They will receive a RMB ¥500,000allowance (free of tax) from the Chinese government in addition to research funds provided by UCAS.

The Thousand Talents Program for Distinguished Young Scholars

The Thousand Talents Program for Distinguished Young Scholars invites overseas Chinese applicants under 40 years oldwho either have received their doctorates from an international university and have three-year international teaching or have obtained their doctorates from a Chinese university and have five-year overseas teaching or research experience. Applicants should be qualified scientists or engineers who have leadership potential in their respective fields. For recent graduates who have graduated from an international university and have outstanding academic achievement in their graduate study and other distinguished scholars with scientific merit, the age restriction and employment period will be waived. Those scholars accepted will be employed full-time in China with RMB ¥1,000,000-3,000,000 in research funding from the Chinese central government and RMB ¥700,000 research funding from UCAS. They will also receive a RMB ¥500,000 allowance(free of tax) from the Chinese central government and a RMB ¥100,000 allowance from CAS.

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