College Essay Contest on Modern China

The mission of 1990 Institute is educating the next generation of Americans and Chinese to broaden and increase mutual understanding. In keeping with our mission,  we are proud to announce an essay contest for all undergraduates which emphasizes the importance in today’s world of understanding modern China with depth.

Three prizes of $1000 ($3000 in total) will be awarded to one student in each of the following categories based on exceptional research and scholarship, subject to the requirement that the topic must be about or relate to modern China, in the following areas:

  • Economics
  • Women’s Rights
  • Technology

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Submissions are accepted now through May 31, 2019.

Winners will be announced July 15, 2019 and will have the opportunity to present their papers at CHINA NOW, a seminar on modern China in Redwood City, CA July 26 and 27, 2019.

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