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”

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”

2019 Scholarship for Students of Japanese Culture (Nanka Kenjinkai Kyogikai)

The Okinawa Association of America (OAA) is currently seeking applicants for the Japanese Prefectural Association of Southern California (JPASC, Nanka Kenjinkai Kyogikai) scholarship award for exceptional students of Japanese and Okinawan culture. DEADLINE: JULY 31, 2019 Each Southern California-based kenjinkai (prefectural association) can recommend up to two (2) of their members and the final selectionContinue reading “2019 Scholarship for Students of Japanese Culture (Nanka Kenjinkai Kyogikai)”

OAA Annual High School Scholarship 2019

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 31, 2019 OR postmarked by MAY 31, 2019 (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, theContinue reading “OAA Annual High School Scholarship 2019”