July 6 - July 17, 2020 | East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

Infusing Modern China into the
Undergraduate Curriculum

Infusing Korean Studies into the Undergraduate Curriculum

How To Apply

Applications are welcome from both full-time and adjunct faculty from two- and four-year higher education institutions in the United States.  Applications from institutional teams of two to three people will be accorded special consideration. Individual applicants should stress in their narratives how participation will contribute to advancing Chinese studies initiatives at their home institutions.


Participants will receive lodging in the East-West Center’s faculty guesthouse, Lincoln Hall. Their home institutions are asked to cover travel costs and a program fee of $325.


Notice: Our current intention is to host the 2020 Infusing Institute as planned. However, in light of campus disruptions due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the application deadline is being extended to March 31. To receive updates, please join the ASDP listserv by contacting Daralyn Yee: yeed@eastwestcenter.org


Application Deadline:  March 13, 2020  The deadline is being extended to March 31,2020


Application Process:  Please use the application form, available below, to submit your application. All applicants should include:

  • a current CV.
  • a statement of purpose that addresses why you want to participate in the program and that outlines the expected curricular and institutional impacts of doing so.
  • Team applications should include a brief description of current Chinese studies offerings (if any) and a statement of institutional commitment to the programmatic development of undergraduate Chinese studies.


Application Submission:  All application documents must be submitted electronically. Submit your application here by creating a Submittable account, a secure online application portal, or logging in. Email or postal mail submissions will not be accepted.


Application Form (PDF)