Schemes

To expand and deepen exchange with ASEAN and South Asian countries, the MOE has established a cross-departmental New Southbound Policy task force while planning to earmark a budget of NT$1 billion for the following three objectives, according to which the MOE has reviewed current policies to propose new ones
The MOE will continue to bolster bilateral collaboration between universities in Taiwan and the targeted countries; create a friendly environment for foreign on exchange to the ASEAN region; and promote a talent cultivation plan for new immigrants’ children. In addition, it plans to launch or expand initiatives as follows

Part One:
Market

Expand bilateral youth scholars and students exchanges


1. Department of Technological and Vocational Education Contact
Industry-Academia Collaboration Program for International Students (Degree Program) ( link )
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw
Short-term Program of Technical Training for Foreign Youths (Non-Degree Program)
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw
Short-term Program of Enhancing Professional Skills for Foreign Youths (Non-Degree Program)
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw
Industry-Academia Collaboration Program for Indonesian 2-year college
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw
Programs to Train Professionals with Southeast Asian Language & Culture and Industry Skills
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw
Southeast Asian languages courses
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw
Professional Skills Improvement Training for Children of New Immigrants
Unit : Department of Technological and Vocational Education
Name : Ms. Gong
Phone : +886-2-7736-6184
Email :
linyen@mail.moe.gov.tw

2. Department of Higher Education Contact
Offer subsides to schools for overseas expansion and creating preparatory pathway education programs
Unit : Department of Higher Education
Name : Ms. Chuang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6156
Email :
yh7890@mail.moe.gov.tw
Offer subsides to professors and students for overseas research; promote academic cooperation with New Southbound countries
Unit : Department of Higher Education
Name : Ms. Chuang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6156
Email :
yh7890@mail.moe.gov.tw
Offer subsides for internship or on-the-job programs in e-commerce, biomedical sciences, information engineering, traditional industries, and other selected fields
Unit : Department of Higher Education
Name : Ms. Chuang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6156
Email :
yh7890@mail.moe.gov.tw
Southeast Asian languages plans, regional cultural and trade talent cultivation plans for the New Southbound countries
Unit : Department of Higher Education
Name : Ms. Chuang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6156
Email :
yh7890@mail.moe.gov.tw
Provide summer schools in cooperation with ASEAN and South Asian countries to attract young students to train and study in Taiwan, increase recognition of Taiwan's higher education, and promote T
Unit : Department of Higher Education
Name : Ms. Chuang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6156
Email :
yh7890@mail.moe.gov.tw

3. Department of Information and Technology Education Contact
Focus on the educational needs of New Southbound countries (including students in Taiwan and the New Southbound countries); develop digital education services
Unit : Department of Information and Technology Education
Name : Ms. Lee
Phone : +886-2-7712-9077
Email :
juhsuan@mail.moe.gov.tw

4. Department of International and Cross-strait Education Contact
2017: Expand scholarships for internships in ASEAN and South Asian countries (the Pilot Overseas Internships program) 2018: Expand scholarships for internships in New Southbound countries (the Pilot O
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Chang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6179
Email :
ivy0211@mail.moe.gov.tw
Scholarships
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Chang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6179
Email :
ivy0211@mail.moe.gov.tw

5. K-12 Education Administration Contact
Offer Southeast Asian language courses for new immigrants' children at the elementary and junior high schools, prepare appropriate teaching materials, train qualified teachers, arrange language c
Unit : K-12 Education Administration
Name : Mr. Chang
Phone : +886-4-3706-1251
Email :
e-3103@mail.tpde.edu.tw

6. Department of Teacher and Art Education Contact
Provide subsidies to selected university trainee teachers for student teaching or internship at elementary or junior high schools in Southeast Asia
Unit : Department of Teacher and Art Education
Name : Ms. Chang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6718
Email :
summer2019@mail.moe.gov.tw
Unit : Department of Teacher and Art Education
Name : Ms. Chang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6718
Email :
summer2019@mail.moe.gov.tw

Part Two:
Pipeline

Expand bilateral youth scholars and students exchanges


1. Department of International and Cross-strait Education Contact
Offer scholarships for foreign students under the New Southbound Policy in Taiwan, and provide job matching assistance after graduation
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Huang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6716
Email :
wthuang@mail.moe.gov.tw
Promote "Elite Scholarship Program - providing subsidies to universities for retaining Southeast Asian and South Asian lecturers by Ministry of Education"
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Yu
Phone : +886-2-7736-5742
Email :
jane0910@mail.moe.gov.tw
Offer scholarships for overseas compatriot students
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Mr. Chiang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6712
Email :
trichi@mail.moe.gov.tw

2. Youth Development Administration Contact
Expand invitations to the New Southbound countries for participating in creativity design competitions and Intelligent Ironman Creativity Contest in Taiwan
Unit : Youth Development Administration
Name : Ms. Yang
Phone : +886-2-7736-5530
Email :
oooholivia@mail.yda.gov.tw
Use the establishment of the Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Platform Plan to organize innovation and entrepreneurship exchanges and related theme events under the New Southbound Policy, and pro
Unit : Youth Development Administration
Name : Ms. Yang
Phone : +886-2-7736-5530
Email :
oooholivia@mail.yda.gov.tw
Organize international youth experience events; cultivate New Southbound international affairs talent and send them to New Southbound countries for learning experience
Unit : Youth Development Administration
Name : Ms. Yang
Phone : +886-2-7736-5530
Email :
oooholivia@mail.yda.gov.tw

3. Sports Administration Contact
Increase sport exchanges in sports such as soccer with New Southbound countries; encourage participation of new immigrants in "Sports for All"; expand communication channels with sport leade
Unit : Sports Administration
Name : Ms. Lee
Phone : +886-2-8771-1872
Email :
nnlee1133@mail.sa.gov.tw

Part Three:
Platform

Expand bilateral youth scholars and students exchanges


Scheme Contact
Provide funding to Taiwan schools for operating in Southeast Asian countries
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Tang
Phone : +886-2-7736-6705
Email :
middle@mail.moe.gov.tw
Scheme Contact
Promote "Taiwan Studies Projects" in India or the targeted countries in the Southeast Asian region
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Tan
Phone : +886-2-7736-5577
Email :
cytan@mail.moe.gov.tw
Scheme Contact
Expand invitations to major international educators of ASEAN and South Asian countries
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Mr. Hsieh
Phone : +886-2-7736-5762
Email :
bingo@mail.moe.gov.tw
Scheme Contact
Promote the Taiwan Connection project in accordance with the New Southbound Policy
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Mr. Lee
Phone : +886-2-7736-5776
Email :
shihping@mail.moe.gov.tw
Scheme Contact
Promote Mandarin Education in New Southbound Countries
Unit : Department of International and Cross-strait Education
Name : Ms. Liu
Phone : +886-2-7736-5634
Email :
edith@mail.moe.gov.tw