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Julie Kinnaird | September 20, 2019

Apply today for your students to participate in the 2019 Learning through Languages High School Research Symposium at UNC-Chapel Hill! In this research competition, NC world language high school students will have the opportunity to showcase their language, research and presentation skills in a scholarly environment. Participation in the symposium is free and teams are selected to participate via application process. Eligible high school students include those who study Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian or Spanish. Participating students are encouraged to be at Level III or higher, or heritage speakers. We hope that you and your students will join UNC area studies centers for the fifth anniversary of the Learning through Languages symposium!

For more information and to fill out an application for your students, please visit, see frequently asked questions, or watch this video about the program.

***Learn more in the informational webinar on the program with NCDPI World Languages & earn PDH: Monday, September 23 (register here)

Application deadline: October 10 (apply here)
Notification of acceptance: October 15