Participating students will be required to conduct a project as a team on the theme of environmental challenge. Submitted project reports will be reviewed by Columbia faculty and scholars. Around 20 selected winning teams will be invited to a Columbia Social Science Research Training Workshop held on February 3rd-5th, 2016 in Suzhou or February 7th-9th, 2017 in Beijing. During the 3-day workshop, students invited from across China will have the opportunity to join Columbia faculty and scholars for discussions on social sciences and research methods, interviews, and site visits. Participating students will also collaborate to complete a research project with the guidance of the advisors.
November 20th, Deadline of application to the workshop
December 26th, Deadline of submitting project report
January 6th, Announcement of selected winning teams
February 3rd- 5th, Research Training Workshop (Suzhou)
February 7th-9th, Research Training Workshop (Beijing)