2021 Chi Study Abroad Scholarship

A scholarship opportunity for vet school students to learn acupuncture in China

About the Scholarship



Are you a veterinary school student and interested in learning veterinary acupuncture from world-renowned faculty while experiencing Asian culture in China? If so, apply for the Chi Institute Study Abroad Scholarship! This scholarship covers approximately 75% of the tuition of the Chi Institute’s 2021 Veterinary Acupuncture Course hosted in China.

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Course Information

This course is equivalent to the first two sessions of the five-session Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist (CVA) course offered by the Chi Institute in the USA. Upon completion of this course, students may continue with sessions 3, 4 and 5 offered online and at the Chi Institute main campus in Florida, USA, or in any of the 11 other countries around the world where it’s offered, to obtain the CVA certification.

Scholarship Prizes

$2,000 each for up to 15 winners

Application Process

To qualify, applicants must:

  • Be a current student in an accredited college of veterinary medicine (CVM)

Before taking the TCVM Knowledge Contest Quiz, students will need to understand TCVM Fundamentals.

Applicants can download and read the first two chapters of TCVM: Fundamental Principles here.

Applicants will need to participate in the TCVM Knowledge Contest, which consists of a 50 question quiz on TCVM fundamentals. Students can take the quiz here.

All applicants must provide the following:

  • Personal statement of interest in TCVM
  • One letter of recommendation by a College of Veterinary Medicine faculty member
  • Copy of your vet school student ID

Applicants must take the TCVM Knowledge Contest Quiz and submit their documents. They may submit their application by clicking "Apply" below.

The deadline to apply is February 5, 2021.

After submitting their application, applicants can secure a seat in Acupuncture by enrolling for 2021 here.

Students can choose to take Acupuncture in the Small Animal or Equine Track in China.

Learn Acupuncture in China

Get one step closer to learning acupuncture and studying abroad in China.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can apply for both the Chi Vet Student Scholarship and the Chi Abroad Scholarship. You may choose between one of the two awards if you are awarded both scholarships.