American Association of Japanese University Women Scholarship Program
|College Level:||Junior - Graduate|
Established to provide financial assistance to female students currently enrolled in college in California.
This program is open to female students enrolled in accredited colleges or universities in California. They must have junior, senior, or graduate standing. Applicants must be a contributor to U.S.-Japan relations, cultural exchanges, and leadership development in the areas of their designated study. To apply, they must submit a current resume, an official transcript of the past 2 years of college work, 2 letters of recommendation, and an essay (up to 2 pages in English or 1,200 characters in Japanese) on one of the following topics: what I hope to accomplish in my field of study to develop leadership and fole madel qualities; or thoughts on how my field of study can contribute to U.S.-Japan relations and benefit international relations.
Go to http://www.aajuw.org/scholarship.htm to get started.