Dear Applicant,

We are delighted that you’ve decided to apply to the Forum for American/Chinese Exchange at Stanford (FACES) Annual Summit 2019-20. While you fill in this application, please keep in mind that we are most interested in getting to know you as a person, as we strive for delegates to form strong professional and interpersonal relationships during the Summit. There are no wrong answers — please answer as candidly and honestly as you can. We wish you the best of luck on your application.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Age 20-28.

  • Undergraduate sophomore or above at the time of the Summit. Graduate and postgraduate students are eligible to participate.

  • Demonstrate strong personal or academic interest in U.S.-China relations.

  • Speak a level of English adequate to participate in interactions and discussions at the Summit.

Please answer the questions in English. To avoid impact of potential internet interruption, please draft and save your responses in a separate file on your own computer. Please do not submit more than one application below — we will only consider your first submission.

In addition, please send your resume with the title: LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME_FACES2019 in .pdf format to Please note that your application is incomplete without sending the resume. You should receive an email confirmation upon receipt of your resume. Resumes sent with the improper title, in the improper format, or to the improper email will not be received.

The deadline for this application is Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 11:59 pm Pacific time, or Monday, June 24, 2019 at 2:59 pm Beijing time. Due to the high volume of applications received each year, no extensions will be granted.

Please write to us at if you have any questions.

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