Abiding by the philosophy of “Internationalization, Interdisciplinary, Innovation, and Quality”, the University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (JI) is aimed to build a world-class educational and research institute in China and foster future innovative researchers and leaders with a global perspective.
Supporting student development is one of the most powerful and meaningful ways that donors can help JI to implement the philosophy of education in lives of countless best students in China.
Ways of Support：
The University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (JI) provides students with a full range of funding supports. Donors can support student development through the following scholarships:
- Scholarships with merit-based to reward excellent students who perform well both academically and morally.
- Scholarships with need-based to support students who need financial aid.
- Scholarships for student’s comprehensive development to encourage students to participate in extracurricular activities, social practice and volunteering service.
Donors can choose to name an expendable scholarship or endowed scholarship and make a gift at the appropriate level.
Donors can also choose to start with very smaller initial gifts to the “Student Development Scholarship Fund” and make additional gifts at any time.
UM-SJTU Joint Institute Development Fund (JIDF) is a college-level development fund affiliated with Shanghai Jiao Tong University Education Development Foundation. JIDF is in the process of accepting gifts from friends, alumni, parents, corporates and non-profit organizations. JIDF consists of special named funds and annual funds to support the most priority and development of student, faculty, research and innovation, and cultural heritage.
According to the official Law of Income Tax, with respect to the charitable donations to SJTUEDF incurred by enterprises, the portion within 12% of the total annual profit may be deducted from the taxable income.
Shanghai Jiao Tong University Foundation of America (SJTUFA)
Room 445, Institutional Advancement Office,
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 800 Dongchuan Road, Shanghai