OAA Scholarships for 2015 Graduating High School Students

DEADLINE: May 22, 2015 REQUIREMENTS: • Must be graduating high school in 2015 • Must be of full or partial Okinawan descent • Parents or applicant must be OAA member(s) • Minimum 3.0 GPA The awards will be based primarily on academic accomplishments with due consideration given to extracurricular, community activities, and financial needs. The scholarship awardsContinue reading “OAA Scholarships for 2015 Graduating High School Students”

2015 Uchina Junior Study Program

ATTENTION MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS! The Uchina Junior Study Program (formerly the Junior Study Tour) is an annual immersion program that brings 15 middle and high school students to the islands of Okinawa. Sponsored by the Okinawa Prefectural Government, elected students are given an all-expense-paid trip to study Okinawan history, culture, society, and diaspora,Continue reading “2015 Uchina Junior Study Program”

OAA Scholarship Applications for 2014 Graduating High School Students

Applications for the OAA’s annual scholarship awards for 2014 high school graduates are now available! Applicant Requirements: • Must be graduating high school in 2014 • Must be of full or partial Okinawan descent • Parents or applicant must be OAA member(s) • Minimum 3.0 GPA DEADLINE: JUNE 13, 2014 The awards will be basedContinue reading “OAA Scholarship Applications for 2014 Graduating High School Students”

OAA Scholarship Applications for Graduating High School Students (Extended Deadline: June 14)

Applications for the OAA’s annual scholarship awards for 2013 high school graduates are now available! Applicant requirements include: Must be graduating high school in 2013 Must be of full or partial Okinawan descent Parents or applicant must be OAA member(s) Minimum 3.0 GPA EXTENDED DEADLINE: JUNE 14, 2013 The awards will be based primarily onContinue reading “OAA Scholarship Applications for Graduating High School Students (Extended Deadline: June 14)”

Study Abroad in Okinawa! Now Accepting Applications

ATTENTION MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS! The Uchina Junior Study Program (formerly the Junior Study Tour) is an annual immersion program that brings 15 middle and high school students to the islands of Okinawa. Sponsored by the Okinawa Prefectural Government, elected students are given an all-expense-paid trip to study Okinawan history, culture, society, and Diaspora,Continue reading “Study Abroad in Okinawa! Now Accepting Applications”