​Funding and Research Opportunities

Funding​ ​


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Study fields

Policy and Procedure

Application Form


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Courses offered:

The Rise of China

Doing Business in China

Mandarin for Work

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Grants Management Manual

Guidelines for Grant Applicants                      

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Application Procedure

Application Form

Demonstration Application

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SASAC Framework

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Application and Funding Guide

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Thuthuka Institutional Support Form

Application and Funding Guide

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Nature Honda Prize 2017

List of Honda Prize Laureates

2018 Honda Prize Nomination Guide

2018 Honda Prize Nomination Form


Job Opportunities​ ​


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