Houston-Taipei Society

The Maturation of a Mini-Dragon: Seventy Years of the Republic of China on Taiwan - April 22, 2017


Registration is now open for the April 22, 2017 conference on Taiwan's success in the 21st Century. 


​The Republic of China on Taiwan’s success by the 21st Century as a vibrant post-industrial and progressive society is the result of successful innovations in political, economic, and social regimes. Despite obstacles in diplo-macy and international relations, the country’s survival and prosperity have been the result of design and in re-sponse to Taiwan’s regional and international environment. Fourteen specialists on Taiwan affairs from across the United States and Taiwan will chronicle these processes, discuss how each is interlocked, and present near-term scenarios for Taiwan’s domestic development and relations in the region and with the United States.

Please see the below flyer or contact Hans Stockton at 713.526.3536/ stockton@stthom.edu for additional details.

Welcome to the Houston-Taipei Society

  

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UPCOMING EVENTS & OPPORTUNITIES:

2017 Taipei City Chinese Language Study Scholarships


The Taipei City government is accepting applications for the 2017 Taipei City Chinese Language Study Scholarships. The program seeks to enhance international exchange between Taipei and it's 46 sister cities all over the world. The scholarship is for $25,000 NT Dollars for 6 months from September 2017 to February 2018. 

Deadline to apply is April 26, 2017.

Click the links below for more information (open in new window):

1. Letter from Taipei Mayor Wen-Je Ko to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner (PDF)


2. Application Details (PDF)


​3. Application Form (.DOC)