Overview

  • Applications are open for June 2020. Application deadline is February 10, 2020.


    Apply online to attend HISD Student Summer Camp in China, June 6-22,2020 in Beijing and Chongqing, China. Meet students studying Mandarin Chinese from other U.S. districts and connect with HISD sister school students in Chongqing, China as you explore one of the world's oldest cultures!

    After being accepted to the program, you must have an updated passport and be able to pay expenses totaling approximately $1800, including airfare and travel visa. All other expenses during the two-week camp will be covered by our sponsoring organization, Confucius Institute Headquarters.

    Contact Emily Smith, Confucius Institute Manager, at esmith23@Houstonisd.org or call 713-556-7578 with any questions. 

     Apply here: 

    http://bit.ly/HISDChinaSummer2020

Contact Us

  • Emily Smith
    HISD Confucius Institute Manager
    713-556-7578 (office) 
    713-556-7236 (fax)
    Email

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  • General Information
    After being accepted to the program, you must have a current passport and be able to pay expenses totaling $1800. All other expenses during the two-week camp will be covered by our sponsoring organization, Confucius Institute Headquarters.
    Eligibility Criteria
    Confucius Institute evaluates applications holistically. However, preference will be given to students currently enrolled in Mandarin Chinese language. The applicant must be:
    1. An HISD student who will be enrolled in grades 9-12 during SY20-21, as coded in Chancery.
    2. Highly recommended by their teachers.
    3. Interested in studying Mandarin Chinese in an intensive classroom setting for two weeks.
    4. Healthy and able to travel internationally.
    Apply Online
    The application deadline is February 10, 2020. 

     Click here to apply

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