The Chinese Studies Institute at San Diego State University
Welcome to the Web site of the Chinese Studies Institute at San Diego State University.
Our MissionThe Chinese Studies Institute at San Diego State University exists to foster the understanding of greater China and the Chinese diaspora in all its manifestations—cultural, linguistic, political, economic, scientific, and interpersonal.
For faculty it serves as a focal point for funding, information sharing, and the coordination of research.
For students it seeks to provide scholarship support and funding, to facilitate exchange and research programs, and to create opportunities for internships in mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and other Chinese-speaking areas.
For the community it sponsors and co-sponsors a wide range of lectures, presentations, and cultural events.
As a goodwill ambassador, it coordinates visits of scholars, dignitaries, artists, and other visitors to San Diego State University.
(Draft arrived at during CSI Meeting, February 2, 2001)
The MTC Scholarship Program (2009)
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The goal of the MTC Scholarship Program is to encourage promising
students from foreign countries to continue their Chinese studies in
The Mandarin Training Center (MTC), established in
affiliated with National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) and is
Tuition at the MTC is waived. Each year has four terms (Mar. 1-May 31 / Jun. 1-Aug. 31 / Sep. 1-Nov. 30/ Dec. 1-Feb. 28) and a summer session (July 1-Aug. 31). The duration of the scholarship is for one term to a maximum of four consecutive terms.
After the initial term, continued receipt of scholarships will be determined by attendance and grades during the previous term.
CSI and ALL (American Life Learning) Joint Language Research Project:
l. Child Language Development (vocabulary building, dictionary, cards, children's literature)
2. Language Proficiency Assessment (junior , general and conversation testing of English language proficiency)
3. Language Teaching (teacher training, EDO, curriculum, seminars)
Minister of Education (Taiwan) meets with Dean Paul Wong and Dr. Lilly Cheng
Dean Paul Wong meets with Minister of Education
Taiwan Scholarship Program is sponsored by the Ministry of
Education of Taiwan (Republic of China) through the Taipei Economic and
Cultural Office in Los Angeles. The purpose of this program is intended to
enhance academic exchange between universities in USA and Taiwan.
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Congratulation to Ms. Louis !!!
on being awarded the Taiwan Scholarship sponsored by
the Ministry of Education (MOE) of Taiwan, Republic of China
The Chinese Study Institute Meeting, September 16, 2002.
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