Outgoing Students

Chinese University Study Award

The Chinese University Study Award (CUSA) is set up to encourage NUS students to go on exchange to the C9 League of Universities (Fudan University, Harbin Institute of Technology, Nanjing University, Peking University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Tsinghua University, Xi’an Jiaotong University and Zhejiang University) in China. This is a merit-based award.


Up to 12 awards valued at $3,000 each are available each academic year.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to Singaporeans and Singapore PRs
  • Must be nominated by your home faculty for SEP to one of the C9 League of Universities listed above.

Terms & Conditions

  • This award must not be concurrently held with another exchange award
  • Candidates are shortlisted based on academic merits.

Application Period

Application period is from 14 March to 30 June 2019.

Application Procedure

Apply for this award via the Education Records System (EduRec) under Global Education. Be sure to upload your unofficial NUS transcript to apply for this award no later than 30 June 2019.


The results for the awards will be available in August each year.


The award will be disbursed during each semester (August for Semester 1 and January for Semester 2).


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