Award: -, Deadline: November 1
Applicant must be a resident of Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Wisconsin, or North Dakota. Minimum 3.4 GPA and combined SAT Reasoning score of 1090 (composite ACT score of 25) required. Applicant must be majoring in one of the majors listed on sponsor's application page.
Award: $10,000, Deadline: January 16
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident currently enrolled as an undergraduate student at a U.S. college/university who is planning to study abroad for at least four weeks. Must demonstrate a love for Vietnam and other cultures and show a desire to give back to the world community.
Award: $2,000, Deadline: September 30
Applicants must be starting their junior or senior year in college or be in graduate school at a California school. They must be able to attend the awards ceremony in Los Angeles at their own expense. Applicants must demonstrate a desire to fulfill a leadership role in their chosen field of study and be a contributor to U.S.-Japan relations and cultural exchanges. Students must also submit an essay showing how their studies will contribute to leadership or to the relationship between the United States and Japan.