2017 Why Learn Chinese Competition

​​OBJECTIVE
To generate interest in learning Chinese among American students.


PROMPT
China in My Eyes


WHEN & WHERE
SUBMISSIONS DUE
APRIL 21st, 2017
Submit your entry at the bottom of this page. FREE SBMISSION!
Questions? president@waace.org


WHO

Open to any middle school and high school student in Washington State

FORMAT

An Essay (400-600 words)


RULES
LIMIT OF ONE ENTRY PER CONTESTANT. The entry must be an original work in either English or Chinese.


JUDGED BY Certified teachers and professionals looking for
superior ideas, messages and content.

Winning Entries

PRIZES
Grand Prize: $200
1st Place: $100
2nd Place: $80
3rd Place: $50

Finalists (top 15%):
Certificate of Excellence


​The winners of the competition will be notified by the end of April, 2017. The award ceremony will be held at Chief Sealth High School in late May. 

PARTNERS AND SPONSORS:

  • Washington Association for Chinese Education;
  • Confucius Institute of the State of Washington;
  • Chinese Language Teachers Association-WA;
  • Guangzhou Association of Washington State;
  • Chinese Radio Seattle; Little Masters Club;
  • China Tomorrow Education Foundation
Washington Association for American and Chinese Education

华盛顿美中教育协会