Last day to enter: September 30, 2015

  • Contest is open to all public or independent U.S. middle and high school teachers.
  • Lesson plans should focus on modern China for grades 6 through 12, in any subject area. Modern China is defined as the period between 1979 and the present.
  • Contest can be entered by a single person or a group of people.
  • Each person, or group, can submit multiple entries. Each entry will be judged against all other entries submitted.
  • Contestants agree that their winning entries can be shared with others (with mutually agreed edits for clarity) on any of the 1990 Institute’s current (, or any future websites of the 1990 Institute.
  • 1990 Institute reserves the right to give any number of awards, including none, in any of the categories mentioned in the Judging Criteria section.
  • The last date for entering the 2015 Contest is September 30, 2015!