Summer Programs & Scholarships

Accelerate your language learning progress with intensive summer programs! The programs below are approved Flagship programs because they will cover one academic year of Chinese. Most students attend these programs for the equivalent of CHN 201 &202 or 301&302, 401&402) In general, at these programs, you’ll live with other learners of Chinese from Flagship programs around the nation, take classes, have tutoring sessions, and participate in cultural activities.

Summer Programs:

Flagship scholarship may be applied to these summer programs.
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ProgramProgram DatesApplication Deadline
Indiana University Chinese Flagship InstituteJune 4, 2018-July 27, 2018 (May 31, 2018 Mandatory Orientation)February 1, 2018 (Priority)
University of Rhode Island Chinese Flagship Summer Immersion ProgramMay 28, 2918-July 20, 2018Closed
Princeton in Beijing (PIB)June 25, 2018-August 17, 2018 (Arrive in Beijing on June 22, 2018)Closed
Associated Colleges in China (ACC-Beijing)June 21, 2018-August 17, 2018Closed
Duke in China (Beijing)June 1, 2018-July 28, 2018 (8-wk program);

June 1, 2018-August 11, 2018 (10-wk program)
CET Intensive Summer Program in BeijingJune 13, 2018-August 12, 2018Closed
CET Summer Program in HarbinJune 13, 2018-August 12, 2018Closed
CIEE Accelerated Summer in ShanghaiJune 24, 2018-August 18, 2018Closed
International Chinese Language Program (ICLP) June 4, 2018-August 17, 2018Closed
Inter-University Program Tsinghua University in Beijing June 12, 2018-August 10, 2018Closed

Other programs:

Critical Language Studies programs

Summer Program Scholarships:  Flagship scholarship opportunities are available to Flagship students in good standing. Applications open in March and decisions are generally made during finals week.

Flagship scholarships are just one possibility for students! Everyone is strongly encouraged to pursue other scholarship opportunities listed here:

National Scholarships

ScholarshipApplication Deadline
Benjamin A. Gilman ScholarshipClosed
Freeman-Asia AwardClosed
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) East AsiaClosed
Huayu Enrichment Scholarships (for those studying in Taiwan)Closed

UH Scholarships

Associated Students of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (ASUH) scholarshipsClosed
Chee Kwon & Sau Chun Wong Chun Endowed ScholarshipClosed
Chun Ku & Soo Yong Huang Foundation Fund for UH MānoaClosed
Red Mandarin & Lady Yi Suen Shen Tuition Scholarship for Chinese LanguageClosed
UH System ScholarshipsPlease see website for specific deadlines & requirements.
UH System Common ScholarshipClosed
CASAA Academic Opportunities AwardClosed

Hawaii Scholarships

Hawai‘i Community Foundation ScholarshipsClosed

Others? Check with clubs, associations, etc that you and/or your family are involved in.

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