2018 Onna Village Kenshuu Program

Applications are now available for the 2018 Onna Village Kenshuu Program. This is an all-expenses-paid scholarship for young Uchinaanchu to study in Okinawa for six months. DEADLINE: Please contact the OAA by May 7, 2018 to begin the application process: oaamensore@gmail.com, (310) 532-1929. The application is very intensive, so please do not wait until theContinue reading “2018 Onna Village Kenshuu Program”

OAA Annual Scholarship for Graduating High School Students (Deadline: May 31, 2018)

DEADLINE: Application materials must be postmarked or delivered to the OAA office by May 31, 2018 (Thursday), 4:00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) REQUIREMENTS: Applicant must be of full or partial Okinawan descent Parents or guardians must be OAA members Minimum GPA of 3.0 Applicant must be graduating high school in 2018 The awards will be based primarilyContinue reading “OAA Annual Scholarship for Graduating High School Students (Deadline: May 31, 2018)”

2018 Rummage FUNdrive and E-Waste Collection

In observance of Earth Day, the OAA is teaming up with recycling company, Savers, to recycle, reuse, and reduce unwanted items in your home. For every donation made, Savers will purchase 20 cents per pound for soft goods, 5 cents per pound for miscellaneous, and 5 cents per pound for books and media. (Damaged orContinue reading “2018 Rummage FUNdrive and E-Waste Collection”