Since the inauguration in 2007, the Chair has formed the strict selection criteria to evaluate students, factoring in the academic ability, leadership and efforts in the IESD activities or student events.With generous sponsor of Bayer-Tongji Chair Foundation, 94 outstanding students received scholarships to conduct study exchange, attend international environmental conferences, and do internships in international organizations. Thereupon, students have valuable opportunities to widen their horizon, hear and response to the global voice and form a mature perspective for their future study.

In 2013,Bayer-Tongji SD Chair Scholarship to award at least 3 scholarships per semester for funding academic studies (Bayer Scholarship for Sustainability Studies,5000/semester), academic exchanges (Bayer Scholarship for International Sustainability Studies,10000/semester) and internships (Bayer Scholarship for Sustainability Internships, 7000/month, no more than 3 months) to outstanding students

2008-2014 Scholarship Winners List

Year

Activities

2008

2 students joined the exchange programme at Paris-Dauphine University, France

1 student internships in Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

2009

2 students to attend COP 15

2010

5 students Delegation to attend COP 16

5 students joined the exchange programme at Venice International University in Italy for 3 months

4 students joined the exchange programme at Dauphine University in France for 3 months

3 students joined the exchange programme at Portland State University in U.S. for 1 year

2 student internships in UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya

2011

2 students participate in the 4th World Student Environmental Summit at Blekinge Institute of Technology in Sweden

2 student internships in UNEP Headquarters and Asian Institute of Technology(AIT) respectively

9 master students to join 3-month exchange program at Venice International University (VIU) in Italy

20 students to attend Summer School at Kyushu University in Japan

15 students to attend 2-week summer school programme at Toulouse INSA in France

2012

7 students to join 3-month exchange program in the Venice International University in Italy

1 student has conducted internship in UNEP Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok.

2 students from attended the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) in Rio.

2 student internships in UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya

2013-2014

6 students joined the minor degree program in Tongji University, and got excellent credits

2 graduated students from Tongji University have conducted internship in UNEP Asia-Pacific Regional Department, Thailand.

1 undergraduate student attended the 2013 Word Student Environmental.

1 undergraduate student joined the academic exchange program in Hongkong.