Bridging Scholarships for Study Abroad in Japan $2,500-$4,000
April 11, October 11
Sponsor: American Association of Teachers of Japanese
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduates, U.S. citizens and be enrolled in a U.S. college. Study in Japan must be for at least three months and take place during the academic year (summer programs are not eligible). Students must submit a letter of recommendation and an essay on their interest in studying in Japan.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Bridging Project Clearinghouse Campus Box 366 1424 Broadway, University of Colorado Boulder, CO 80309-0366
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes. Students must have received (at minimum) a bachelor's degree.
Research Travel Within the U.S. for Japanese Studies up to $2,000
February 1; October 1
Sponsor: Association for Asian Studies
Eligibility: Applicants must be current AAS members. While this scholarship is intended to support post-doctoral research, Ph.D. candidates are also eligible to receive support for doctoral dissertation research.