2018 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp Confucius Institute (OUCI) at the University of Oklahoma
Chinese Bridge Summer Camp is designed to enhance understanding between American and Chinese high school students. Through a combination of classroom study and excursions, students will have a unique opportunity to expand their language skills while experiencing China's rich culture, tradition, and history.
Dates: July 7th – 21st, 2018 (Approximate Date)
Activity Locations: Arrive in Beijing and stay at Beijing Normal University (BNU) for 9 days where students will study Chinese, participate in cultural activities, and see sites around Beijing. We will then travel to a second city (TBD) and finish our trip in Shanghai.
1. Round-trip air ticket-$1,400.00-$2,000.00
2. Program fee-$800.00(includes visa/visa agency fees/Fedex, Shanghai costs)
3. Travel insurance-$50.00 – $75.00
4. Spending money-$300.00 +
Costs while in China:
Travel, entry fees, meals, and lodging are covered by Beijing Normal University in Beijing and the second city visited. The 800.00 program fee covers all costs in Shanghai.
During the program, students will study the Chinese language (at their proficiency level) and culture (paper cutting, calligraphy, brush painting, martial arts, etc.), participate in cultural activities, international student get-togethers, host family experiences, and visit famous landmarks and sites of natural beauty in China.
Student Eligibility Requirements:
Student applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited public/ charter/private high schools meeting the following criteria:
- U.S. citizen
- Ages 14 to 18 (by July 8, 2018), grades 9-12
- Includes 12th graders who will graduate this summer (2018)
- Includes 8th graders who are going into the 9th grade (2018)
- Excellent academic record
- Physically capable of international travel
How to Apply:
Submit application materials by mail or e-mail by April 27th, 2018:
Mail to: Rex Burnett
The University of Oklahoma
4502 E. 41st street room
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135
Phone: 918-660-3497 Fax: 918-660-3490 Email:
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University of Oklahoma
The Confucius Institute
4502 E. 41st Street Tulsa, OK 74135