The Chinese Studies Program at WVU, with the cooperation of the West Virginia Department of Education, will host STARTALK, a federal grant program managed by the United States National Security Agency to promote critical language learning among 9th to 11th graders.
Students will learn the Chinee language and culture through activities related to science, technology, engineering, arts and math. NO previous study of Mandarin is required but is accepted.
This free 16-month program consists of virtual classes in the Spring of 2023, Fall of 2023, and Spring of 2024. There will be a 16-day residential camp during the Summer of 2023. Enrollment is limited to 40 motivated students who live in West Virginia and surrounding states.
Priority application for the camp is October 15.
Qualified students may also receive college credits through the WVU Access Program.
For more information contact Deb Nicholson email@example.com or 304-558-8098.