2019 Chinese Cultural Summer Camp for American High School Students


To enhance mutual understanding between American and Chinese youth, to assist American high school students better understand Chinese language and culture, to build friendships between people of China and America.


  • Confucius Institute at Middle Tennessee State University
  • Sponsored by Chinese Language Council International (Hanban)


Nashville – Beijing – Hangzhou – Shanghai – Nashville


July 5 Depart to Beijing from the U. S.
July 17 Return to the US from Shanghai


  • Chinese Language & Culture Courses
  • Culture excursions
  • School visits


Logistics and Management

  • Bilingual coordinators will be in charge of the whole program.
  • Accommodation at International student dormitories with double occupancy for students.
  • Each room is equipped with air conditioner and internet access.
  • Laundry facility is available at the dormitory.
  • Meals and local transportation are provided.
  • First‐aid service and clinics on campus. Hospitals accessible.



  • The estimated cost of this trip is estimated at $2200/person, which covers international airfares, visa fee, pre-departure orientation, and processing fee.
  • All in-China cost for accommodation and transportation is provided by the Confucius Institute.
  • The Confucius Institute will assist airline ticket booking and conduct pre-departure orientation.


Procedures for Application

Students --submit the following materials for application:

  • Application Form, click here
  • School transcript
  • Teacher's recommendation letter (for students)
  • Application Fee of $150 (refundable if not accepted ) (Parents please remember to make your check out to Confucius Institute MTSU. If your check does not have MTSU written on there somewhere we cannot accept your check)

Chaperons -- submit the following materials for application:

  • Application Form, click here
  • Resume
  • Endorsement letter from school principal



All application materials must to be submitted to CIMTSU by Friday, March 25, 2019. The number of participants is limited. Early applications are given approval priority.

For more information, please contact:

Tel:(615)-494-8696 (O)
(Office hour: Mon-Thu 8:30-4:00 PM)


Confucius Institute
P.O. Box 114, Peck Hall 106
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132


Confucius Institute
P.O. Box 114
106 Peck Hall

Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Phone: 615-494-8696


Are you interested in studying in China? Scholarships are available for college students.