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
Princeton in Beijing (PIB)June 22, 2020-August 14, 2020 (Arrive in Beijing on June 19, 2020)Open: mid-October 2019

Closed: January 15, 2019 (For Fin. Aid); January 31, 2019 (Regular)
Middlebury Language SchoolsJune 21, 2020-August 14, 2020November 15, 2019 (For Fin. Aid);
February 1, 2020 (1st Round);

Fellowships & Scholarships December 15, 2019
Critical Language ScholarshipDepends on chosen program locationNovember 19, 2019 at 8pm ET
Indiana University Chinese Flagship InstituteJune 1, 2020-July 31, 2020January 31, 2020 (For Fin. Aid); Rolling admissions: February 1-May 8, 2020
Duke in China (Beijing)May 29, 2020-July 25, 2020 (8-wk program)February 1, 2020
Taiwan Intensive Summer Language Program (TISLP)June 18, 2020-August 15, 2020February 18, 2020
CET Intensive Summer Program in BeijingJune 10 2020-August 9, 2020March 1, 2020
CET Summer Program in HarbinJune 10 2020-August 9, 2020March 1, 2020
CIEE Accelerated Summer in ShanghaiJune 21, 2020-August 15, 2020April 1, 2020
Inter-University Program Tsinghua University in BeijingJune 9, 2020-August 7, 2020Rolling admissions until April 1, 2020
International Chinese Language Program (ICLP)June 10, 2019-August 16, 2019Closed: January 31, 2019 (Priority); February 16, 2019 (Regular)
Associated Colleges in China (ACC-Beijing)June 20, 2019-August 16, 2019Closed: February 15, 2019
University of Rhode Island Chinese Flagship Summer Immersion ProgramMay 27, 2019-July 19, 2019Closed: March 31, 2019

Scholarships:

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
Freeman-Asia AwardOpens: mid-January
Deadline: March 3, 2020 11:59CT
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) East AsiaClosed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Benjamin A. Gilman ScholarshipClosed: March 5, 2019 (Regular)

UH Scholarships

ScholarshipApplication
Deadline
Associated Students of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (ASUH) scholarshipsOctober 18, 2019 4:30pm HST
UH System Common ScholarshipMarch 2, 2020 4pm HST
Colleges of Arts & Sciences Scholarships, and Awards OpportunitiesOctober 10, 2019 4pm HST (Application packets must be submitted to the Colleges of Arts & Sciences Office of Community and Alumni Relations in Bilger 101).
Colleges of Arts & Sciences Scholarships, and Awards OpportunitiesNovember 19, 2019 4pm HST (Application packets must be submitted to the Colleges of Arts & Sciences Office of Community and Alumni Relations in Bilger 101).
UH System ScholarshipsPlease see website for specific deadlines & requirements.
Chee Kwon & Sau Chun Wong Chun Endowed ScholarshipClosed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Chun Ku & Soo Yong Huang Foundation Fund for UH MānoaClosed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Edith Stoeklein Suyama Endowed ScholarshipClosed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Hands of Hope Languages, Linguistics & Literature ScholarshipClosed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Red Mandarin & Lady Yi Suen Shen Tuition Scholarship for Chinese LanguageClosed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST

Hawaii Scholarships

ScholarshipApplication
Deadline
Hawai‘i Community Foundation ScholarshipsOpen: November 15, 2019

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

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