2011 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp for High School Students

 NOW ACCPEPTTING APPLICATION 

Time: 7/16-7/31, 2011

Cities Visiting: Beijing and Shaanxi

WE COVER…

All expenses in China. You only need to pay an international round trip air ticket from Anchorage to Beijing , Chinese visa application fee and international travel insurance.

WHAT DO YOU DO IN SUMMER CAMP?

Studying Chinese language (40%)and culture(martial arts, brush painting, calligraphy, art of tea-making, Chinese knotting,  and other cultural workshops and lectures)(20%); local sightseeing (Beijing and Shanghai or Shaanxi) (20%); Other cultural exchange activities (20%) (visiting Chinese schools; visiting local Chinese families; playing sports with Chinese students).

HOW LONG WILL THE SUMMER CAMP BE?

Two weeks.

WHO IS QUALIFIED TO APPLY?

High school students (including grade 12 who will graduate high school this summer and grade 8 who will get into Grade 9 this fall). No Chinese language background required.

One or two school district teachers are wanted to co-lead the group with UAA Confucius Institute instructors. Teachers’ international round trip air ticket and all the expenses in China will be covered by us.  The lead teacher only pays Chinese visa application fee and international travel insurance.

Please fill out an application form and submit it together with a one-page statement (a self-introduction and reasons why you want to join the camp etc.) and a recommendation letter from your teacher to us by April 30. First come first serve! You can either email us the application materials at uaaci@uaa.alaska.edu or fax them to 907-786-1060.

You also can mail your application package to the following address:

UAA Confucius Institute

University of Alaska Anchorage

RH115, 3211 Providence Dr.

Anchorage, AK 99508