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January 1 @ 9:00 am - February 16 @ 12:00 pm
JAA-HONJO SCHOLARSHIP Announcement
Through generous funding from the Honjo Foundation, JAA is looking for qualified candidates for its 2021 JAA-HONJO Scholarships. This is open to students who will be enrolled in a full-time course of graduate study (except music, arts and medical) at an accredited U.S. university in the Greater New York area in academic year 2021-2022. The student should be able to demonstrate an interest in and ideally is already involved in furthering U.S.-Japan relations. Please contact the JAA for guideline and application form.
The deadline for applications is February 16, 2021 at noon.
You can download honjo-scholarship-application-form.pdf (jaany.org)
the PDF application form and submit to the JAA.
1. a resume or CV
2. two letters of recommendation (at least one from a professor)
3. undergraduate and graduate transcripts
4. Essay on how your current course of study will help further US-Japan relations (500 –
If you are chosen as a recipient, you will be expected to stay in touch with the Honjo
Foundation in Tokyo, Japan, and let them know the status of your studies and how you have
used your scholarship.
You may mail your application to:
The Japanese American Association of New York, Inc.
49 West 45th New York, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10036.
Please indicate on the envelope “HONJO SCHOLARSHIP.”
You may submit your application by e-mail to email@example.com
*If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-840-6942.
In prior years, the amount of the scholarship has ranged from $3,500 to $10,000.
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