American Association of Japanese University Women Scholarship Program $2,000
Sponsor: American Association of Japanese University Women
Eligibility: Applicants must be starting their junior or senior year in college or be in graduate school at a California school. They must be able to attend the awards ceremony in Los Angeles at their own expense. Applicants must demonstrate a desire to fulfill a leadership role in their chosen field of study and be a contributor to U.S.-Japan relations and cultural exchanges. Students must also submit an essay showing how their studies will contribute to leadership or to the relationship between the United States and Japan.
How to apply: Applications are available online. Application form, transcripts, resume, an essay and two letters of recommendation are required.
Scholarship Committee 3543 West Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90016
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).
How to apply: Applications are available online.
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