University of Vermont

Asian Studies Outreach Program

Special "thank you!" to Taylor Allred, Megan Lannen Neet, and Craig Divis for providing ASOP with wonderful pictures of their 2012 Governor's Institute on Asian Cultures in China program.

Governor's Institute on Asian Cultures in China

Since 1996, nearly 300 Vermont high school students have traveled to China with the Governor's Institute on Asian Cultures. In past years, the students have traveled and studied in Beijing, Qufu (in Shandong province southeast of Beijing),Chongqing, Xi'an, Chendu and Inner Mongolia.

GIAC in China 2013

Only those who have particpated in the 2012 GIAC Vermont on-campus program are eligible for the 2013 GIAC China program.

GIAC-China 2013 Planning Session Dates

  • Sunday, January 6th 2013
  • Sunday, May 5th 2013

Location: 211 Mann Hall, Trinity Campus, the University of Vermont. View the meeting location here.

Financial Aid Scholarship: A financial aid scholarship is available to students who are eligible to apply. For more information, download the Financial Aid Scholarship here.

What to pack: Download a list of items we recommend you bring with you to China. Download the What to Pack list here.

There will only be two planning sessions prior to the group traveling to China and attendance is required. If you cannot attend the planning sessions, you must contact Brian Nellian.

Last modified January 09 2013 03:25 PM

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