Skip to content

Programs : Brochure

This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
Fact Sheet:
Language of instruction: Chinese, English Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing: Residence halls Area of study: Asian Studies, Business, Chinese, Ecology, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Studies, International Business, International Relations, Mandarin, Politics, Psychology
Class Status: 1-freshmen, 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior
Program Description:
THE EVANS LAM SCHOLARSHIP FOR SUMMER STUDY IN HONG KONG
at the Chinese University of Hong Kong
(CUHK)
         
              
                                              Evans Lam Scholars 2016
 (Summer, 2016, Evans Lam Scholars, Andrew Lee, Susan Ojukwu, Sophia McRae, and Grant Dever, in Beijing, China) 
June 25-August 5, 2017
6 credits
 
Learn more about the 2016 Evans Lam scholars: Evans Lam Booklet.pdf

The Evans Lam Study Abroad Scholarship for Hong Kong and China offers the opportunity to study at the University of Rochester’s Exchange Partner, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). The scholarship covers two courses taken at CUHK during the Summer of 2017 as well as participation in an experiential study tour of Beijing.
The scholarship provides up to $5000 per student, and covers tuition, housing, most meals and post-program travel within mainland China. Courses include China Studies, Environment, Science, & Technology, Chinese language, and Culture & Society. A full list of courses is available at: http://www.summer.cuhk.edu.hk/issjuly/

Undergraduates in the College of Arts, Sciences and Engineering, as well as the Eastman School of Music are eligible to apply. Students must be in good standing; all majors are encouraged, regardless of need. This is a competitive scholarship; selection is based on merit and the student's ability to articulate interest in studying in Hong Kong and China. Preference will be given to students with little or no previous study experience in Asia. Those who already have significant experience in Asia or Asian studies are not eligible. 
 
Applications will be reviewed by the Center for Education Abroad.  
 
Awardees will be required to submit a summary report of their experience to share with the donors by September 15, 2017. During Meliora Weekend (October, 2017), students will be required to present their summer experience to fellow students to raise interest among future participants and to raise awareness of the value of Hong Kong as a study abroad destination.
 
Current freshmen, sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply.  Seniors who have been admitted into the Take Five or KEY programs may apply if they will be on campus for the Fall, 2016 semester.
 
The deadline is March 1, 2017 and awardees will be notified of selection by March 31, 2017. For inquiries, please contact the Center for Education Abroad: abroad@admin.rochester.edu 

 

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 03/16/2018 03/23/2018 TBA TBA