I have been meaning to write to you to say thank you for all you did to make Henry’s experience in China so wonderful.
I realize a trip like this takes a lot of time and effort to organize and I just wanted to acknowledge to you how grateful
I am that Henry was part of the Bangor Chinese summer program. For Henry, everything went so smoothly!
I would also like to acknowledge the graciousness of the host families. Henry learned a lot from each one of the families
and left China with a number of sincere friendships. Henry considered his host families the same as his own family.
It was nice to hear all about the traditions and care they took on behalf of Henry. It was certainly a trip of a
"Hello, I want you to know how wonderful the trip was for Tyler and how excited he is to apply to the year long program. Tyler loved the trip. The trip was well organized, properly chaperoned, and had a high quality of learning involved. Tyler appreciated having homework and deadlines because it helped him manage his learning. He thought everyone worked hard to provide a educational and cultural experience. It is an amazing program that should be offered to students in Maine. I hope more students will take this great opportunity."---Jennifer
July 15-August 3, 2019
Not finalized yet. Probably Beijing and Chengdu/Yinchuan/Dunhuang (Silk Road).
Number of spaces:
Heilongjiang Education Center for International Exchange, Harbin
• US Citizen
• Currently enrolled in middle school or high school at time of application
• Minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
• Although previous language study is not a requirement, pre-departure intensive language training required
The scholarships will provide an opportunity for selected students to study and travel in China with partial or full tuition to be covered. The scholarships may also provide partial support to host family fees, airfare/train tickets between cities in China; transportation and entrance tickets during historical site visitations and cultural events; lodging, transportation and food costs when don't stay with host family. The scholarships can cover up to $3,000 costs in China. It will not cover any spending outside of China.
The difference between the program fees and scholarship. Plus international airtickets, passport and a single entry China visa fees. The co-pay is due by May 1, 2019. The co-pay can't be refunded after international airtickets were purchased or after May 1, 2019, whatever comes first.
To apply the program, please download the Application Form and return the completed application form to: Bangor Chinese School, 53 Cumberland Street, Bangor, ME 04401. First come first serve will be applied to receive the progra, so please apply it as soon as possible. The deposit will be returned in full if your child is not accepted by the committee. The deposit will not be returned if you cancelled your application after you were accepted by the program.