The San Jose-Silicon Valley Chinese Star Contest is an annual event organized by the Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University and the Santa Clara County Office of Education. The objectives of the Chinese Star Contest are: To actively encourage Chinese Language Learning and interests towards Chinese Culture among Silicon Valley’s K-12 students, to promote and stimulate Pathway Awards for students who are learning
mandarin in Santa Clara County by recognizing their achievements, and to provide a platform for Chinese learners to show their multilingual
talents and language proficiency in Chinese, and to enhance the Sino-Us
Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University website for rules, registration and additional details. Use the Quick Links to view photos, videos and contest results for past years.
Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University website for rules, registration and additional information about entering the
Chinese Star Contest. There are categories in painting, drawing, calligraphy, poetry, speech and video: