On the afternoon of January 7th 2016, the awarding ceremony of Beijing Municipal/Beihang Scholarship, namely, the new year performance was held in the Academic Exchange Hall. A total of more than 300 people including foreign students, tutor representatives and head of International Division, Office of Educational Administration as well as International School attended the ceremony. The ceremony was presided over by Yi Xiaosu who is Deputy Dean of the International School and Secretary General of the Foreign Student Scholarship Evaluation Committee.
The Dean of International School and the Executive Director of RCSSTEAP, Weng Jingnong firstly made a overall summary on the 2015 Beijing Municipal/Beihang Scholarship evaluation work. He expressed his congratulations to the students who have won the Beijing Municipal/Beihang Scholarship and encouraged them to further study to achieve better results. Subsequently, Zhao Haiyun, deputy dean of International School, released the list of 2015 Beijing Municipal/Beihang outstanding Scholarship winners. 130 foreign students were awarded Beijing Municipal/Beihang outstanding Scholarship Excellence Award and Outstanding Performance Award.
After the ceremony was finished, a wonderful new year performance took place on the stage, organized by the Student Union in International School and attended by over 20 foreign students. The show, designed, directed and played by themselves, was combining exotic features with Chinese cultures. Overall, the performances were diverse and splendid, receiving unanimous praise from guests, teachers and students.
Since 2006, Beijing Municipal Government has increased the support for the scholarship work of foreign students in Beihang year by year and actively facilitate exchange programs with wellknown universities over the world. These measures have played an important role in attracting high quality students and expanding international students.