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Kinoshita Scholarship

JACL Seattle Chapter

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Scholarship Overview

Cherry and Mas Kinoshita were very active in the area of civil rights/civil liberties. Their contribution and leadership towards the redress for Japanese Americans incarceration during World War II was immense. Cherry Kinoshita received the prestigious Washington State Jefferson Award for her work on Japanese American Redress. The Cherry and Mas Kinoshita Scholarship will be given to applicants who are of Japanese ancestry, or individual members of the Seattle JACL, or active in the Seattle JACL community, and who plan to pursue or is pursuing studies and/or a career in political science, law, education, journalism, Asian American Studies, or other field leading to service to the community. The Mas and Cherry Kinoshita Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship and will be presented at our Chapter’s Scholarship luncheon.

How easy is it to apply?

This scholarship's application process may include long-term projects, contest entries or some other very time-intensive process.

How much competition is there?

There will be a lot of competition for this scholarship.

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Deadline: Mar 1
Average Award: $2,000
Awards Granted: 1
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