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 DeadlineMode of Instruction
Critical Language ScholarshipDepends on chosen program locationClosed: November 17, 2020 at 8pm ETTBD
Middlebury Language SchoolsJune 25, 2021-August 20, 2021Opens November 2, 2020TBD
Princeton in Beijing (PIB)June 14, 2021-August 6, 2021January 15, 2021 (12 AM EST/9 PM PST) (Fin. Aid Deadline for non-Princeton students)

February 28, 2021 (12 AM EST/9 PM PST (General App Deadline)
Online for Summer 2021
Indiana University Chinese Flagship InstituteJune 1, 2021-July 31, 2021January 29, 2021 (For Fin. Aid); Rolling admissions: February 1-May 7, 2021TBD (online for Summer 2020)
International Chinese Language Program (ICLP)June 16, 2021-August 20, 2021January 31, 2021 (Priority); March 31, 2021(Regular)TBD
Taiwan Intensive Summer Language Program (TISLP)June 17 - August 14, 2021 (tentative)February 15, 2021TBD (online for Summer 2020)
Associated Colleges in China (ACC-Beijing)TBDFebruary 15, 2021TBD
CET Intensive Summer Program in BeijingJune 9 2021-August 8, 2021March 1, 2021TBD
CET Summer Program in HarbinJune 9 2021-August 8, 2021March 1, 2021TBD
CIEE Accelerated Summer in ShanghaiThis program has been suspended for Summer 2021.This program has been suspended for Summer 2021.This program has been suspended for Summer 2021.
Inter-University Program Tsinghua University in BeijingJune 8, 2021-August 6, 2021Typically rolling admissions until late-springTBD (online for Summer 2020)
Duke in China (Beijing)TBDTBDTBD
University of Rhode Island Chinese Flagship Summer Immersion ProgramTBDTBD

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 AwardReopens: mid-January 2021
Deadline: March 3, 2020 11:59CT
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) East Asia

See attached for detailed info
February 1, 2021
Benjamin A. Gilman ScholarshipEarly Cycle: October 2020
Closed: March 5, 2019 (Regular)

UH Scholarships

ScholarshipApplication
Deadline
Associated Students of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (ASUH) ScholarshipsOctober 23, 2020 4:30pm HST
UH System Common ScholarshipMarch 1, 2021 4pm HST
Colleges of Arts & Sciences Scholarships, and Awards OpportunitiesCheck the specific scholarships, and awards for specific deadlines which typically is mid-Fall semester (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 ScholarshipReopening mid-November 2020
Closed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Chun Ku & Soo Yong Huang Foundation Fund for UH MānoaReopening mid-November 2020
Closed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Edith Stoeklein Suyama Endowed ScholarshipReopening mid-November 2020
Closed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Hands of Hope Languages, Linguistics & Literature ScholarshipReopening mid-November 2020
Closed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST
Red Mandarin & Lady Yi Suen Shen Tuition Scholarship for Chinese LanguageReopening mid-November 2020
Closed: February 15, 2019 11:59pm HST

Hawaii Scholarships

ScholarshipApplication
Deadline
Hawai‘i Community Foundation ScholarshipsTypically Opens: November 15

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

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