JCCNC Scholarship: Deadline June 18th

Japanese Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Program is providing two eligible Bay Area students with $2,000 from the JCCNC Scholarship fund.

Eligibility:

  • US citizen with a Japanese ancestry/legal Japanese residents of the US
  • Have a minimum 3.3 GPA on 4.0 scale
  • will attend an accredited college or university as a full-time, degree seeking freshman in Fall 2010
  • Demonstrated academic interest in the study of fields of the US-Japan relationship

Selection Criteria: Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of their demonstrated interest and ability to perform in furthering their academic education and a career in the relevant field.  Applicants’ expression in their essay on special topics and subsequent interview will be highly evaluate.

Deadline: Must be received by June 18, 2010!!!   See Ms. Boran for an application  or download one here: JCCNC Scholarship 2010

Mail to:

The Selection Committee
Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Northern California
1875 So. Grant Street, Suite 760
San Mateo, CA 94402

Requirements:

  • Completed Application form
  • official transcript
  • College admittance notice
  • two letters of recommendation (1 academic, 1 personal)
  • Essay (maximum 2 pages) See the following for topic choices:
  1. How would you preserve Japanese value and culture for Japanese Americans today?
  2. How can you contribute to the good relationship between Japan and the United States?

The Committee suggests that applicants include the following information in their essay:

  • How goals and interests would be uniquely enhanced by this scholarship
  • Past experience and accomplishments that have been most relevant to your present goals
  • Areas in which the applicant hope to attain personal growth through this experience

"Superpower" Scholarship – Due June 30th

Superpower Scholarship 2010
ScholarshipExperts.com is again offering the Superpower Scholarship and will award five scholarships of $1,000 each. Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2016) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
  • Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the question:
    If you could have one superpower, what would it be and how would you use it?

Application Deadline: June 30, 2010 at 11:59 pm Eastern Daylight Time
To see the complete scholarship program rules for the Superpower Scholarship, click here. Scholarship winners will be notified on or around August 31, 2010.

Chinese Acacia Club Scholarship – Deadline July 6th

Eligibility:

  • Graduating high school senior with acceptance to a post secondary institution that requires for admission graduation from high school
  • Has a GPA of 3.8 or higher
  • Current transcript or report card from last semester
  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor

Application:

  1. Pick up the application from Ms. Boran in the counseling office
  2. Mail to:
Mr. Fred Kao
Chinese Acacia Club Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 19165
Oakland, CA 94619
Telephone/Fax: 510-357-1177

Award: $3,000.00

DUE: APPLICATION MUST BE POST MARKED NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, JULY 6, 2010 TO BE CONSIDERED.

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