2019 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp Scholarship

The Confucius Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will award 6 students accepted to participate in the 2019 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp a scholarship up to $500. This merit and need-based scholarship is intended to defray the cost of travel.

In order to be considered for this scholarship, students will need to submit their transcript/report cards that include grades earned in Chinese language classes and a 1 page essay answering a specific prompt. Additionally, students who successfully participate in our 2019 Chinese Speech Competition and Character-bee will be given extra consideration for a scholarship.

Application Deadline: MAY 31, 2019


How do I apply?

Students just need to submit these documents:

  • Report card or High School transcript which includes grades earned in Chinese language classes.
  • 1 page (double spaced, 1 inch margins, 12 pt., Times New Roman font) essay which answers "Why I want to go to China and what I hope to gain from this experience" and "Why I would benefit from this scholarship."*
  • Successfully participated in the 2019 Chinese Speech Competition and Character-bee.**

*Essays composed/partially composed in Chinese will be given extra consideration for a scholarship.

**Participation in the 2019 Chinese Speech Competition and Character-bee is not required, but highly encouraged.

Applications will be closed on May 31, 2019.

Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 7, 2019.

The application form is at the bottom of this webpage.

I still have questions about how to apply for a scholarship

No problem. Contact us and we’ll try our best to answer your questions.

                                Phone: (402)472-5370

                                E-mail: confuciusinstitute@unl.edu

                                Address:

The Confucius Institute

                                                The University of Nebraska – Lincoln (City Campus)

                                                W. 205 Nebraska Hall

                                                Lincoln, NE 68588-0542

                                Office Hours:

                                                Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

 except federal, UNL, and Chinese national holidays

                               

                

 
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Transcript/Report Card(s) *
Please combine all documents and send in PDF format.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf.
Essay *
The essay should be 1 page, double spaced with 1 inch margins, 12 pt., Times New Roman font. The essay should answer both "Why I want to go to China" and "Why I would benefit from this scholarship." Essays that are written/partially written in Chinese will be given extra consideration.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.