2020 OAA Virtual Picnic

Okinawa Association of America (OAA) VIRTUAL Picnic August 2, 2020 (Sunday) • 1 – 3:30 p.m. Pacific Join us from home! 家から参加! (Check back for the viewing link) LEARN MORE ABOUT THE VIRTUAL PICNIC

OAA Annual High School Scholarship 2020

APPLICATION FORM: Please contact the OAA office oaamensore@gmail.com, (310) 532-1929 DEADLINE: Hand-delivered to the OAA office by 4 p.m. on MAY 29, 2020 OR postmarked* by MAY 29, 2020 * If mailing the documents, it is the responsibility of the applicant to inform the OAA office about submission and follow-up to confirm delivery. Every year,Continue reading “OAA Annual High School Scholarship 2020”

2020 Uchinaa Junior Study Program

PLEASE NOTE: This page is intended for members of the Okinawa kenjinkai/association in Los Angeles, California. Please contact your nearest kenjinkai/association to apply! ATTENTION OAA MEMBERS! The Uchinaa Junior Study Program (formerly the Junior Study Tour) is an annual immersion program that brings middle and high school students to the islands of Okinawa. Sponsored byContinue reading “2020 Uchinaa Junior Study Program”

OAA Okinawa Bazaar 2019

Okinawa Association of America’s Annual Okinawa Bazaar & Fundraiser Sunday, October 6, 2019 • 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Facebook Event Page OAA Center 16500 South Western Avenue, Gardena 90247 (Please use street-side parking) Click on a link below to learn more: ABOUT | TIPS | ENTERTAINMENT | RAFFLE PRIZES FOOD BOOTHS | SHOPPING | KIDS ACTIVITIES VOLUNTEER | DONATE | DISCOUNTS

2020 Kempi Scholarship for Young Okinawans

Every year, the Okinawa Prefectural Government offers scholarships for young Okinawans (ages 18 to 35) to study in Okinawa for one year (April 1, 2020 – March 31, 2021). Titled the Okinawan Emigrants’ Descendent and Asian Scholarship Program (or colloquially known as the “kempi scholarship”), “this program selects talented youths of Okinawan descent living abroadContinue reading “2020 Kempi Scholarship for Young Okinawans”