The Australian National University is one of the foremost institutions in the world outside of China for research and teaching about China. The University's academic staff includes close to fifty China specialists in the social sciences and humanities spread throughout a number of departments. Research and teaching of Chinese studies at the University are concentrated in the ANU College of Asia & the Pacific.


Travel Grants

CIW Travel Grants are designed to support research or conference visits that focus on China, Taiwan, or the Chinese diaspora.



CIW provides grants to ANU researchers working on innovative, collaborative and multi-disciplinary activities which enhance the study of China through research, teaching, and engagement.

Graduate degrees

CIW PhD scholarships

CIW is offering three-year scholarships to up to two outstanding domestic and international students to pursue innovative research on China and/or the Chinese-speaking world at the ANU.

China for Public Servants

China for Public Servants

CIW offers tailor-made training program on China for the Australian Public Service and business community.

Visiting scholars

Visiting scholars

At CIW there are various opportunities available for visiting academics and students.

Library fellowships

Library Fellowships

CIW offers up to five Library Fellowships per year to PhD students enrolled at Australian and New Zealand universities.

Updated:  6 October 2016/Responsible Officer:  Director/Page Contact:  CAP Web Team