Update on Coronavirus and Internship Program

The Harvard China Fund is closely monitoring the developing situation in mainland China concerning the spread of the COVID-19 (coronavirus), and paying close attention to travel advisories from Harvard University, the U.S. Department of State and the U.S....

Apply to Harvard China Faculty Grant Program – Dec. 20 deadline

The Harvard China Fund Faculty Grant Program call for proposals is now open! For the FY20 grant cycle, we are offering conference and research grants of approximately $50,000 each. Proposals are welcome in any field, conferences should take place at the Harvard Center...

President Bacow Expresses “Deep Concern” on Immigration Policies

Harvard University President Lawrence S. Bacow expressed “deep concern” about “increasing uncertainty” around immigration policies for international students and scholars in a letter to United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Acting United States Secretary of...

Harvard Summer School Program in Hong Kong Makes Its Debut

After months of preparation, the Harvard China Fund and Harvard Summer School launched the Harvard Summer School Program in Hong Kong at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) on June 1, 2019.  Sixteen students are participating in this program representing current...

Perspectives on Chinese Investment in the United States

This written testimony, prepared by Professor William Kirby, Chairman of the Harvard China Fund, for the U.S. Congress appointed U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission discusses the opportunities and risks posed by Chinese investments in the United States....

Harvard China Fund Dinner with the Harvard College China Forum

On Friday, April 12, 2019, the Harvard China Fund hosted a dinner at Legal Sea Foods in the Charles Hotel for a group of top Chinese entrepreneurs and global leaders in business, media and other industries who were the speakers and guests of the Harvard College China...

Harvard China Fund 2018 Essay Contest Winners

In 2018, after the end of the Chinese Language and Culture Program and during an interim period as we worked on developing other students programs, the Harvard China Fund offered language funding for undergraduates and graduate students at any of Harvard’s schools who...