2018 / Aurora Foundation accepting applications for $5,000 scholarship until March 30

Aurora Challenge Grant (CG) will be awarded to a citizen of the USA who resides in California and has a unique dream, in any field of endeavor, which is related to Japanese culture and which would never be possible to realize without traveling to Japan between September 1, 2018 and August 31, 2019.

There is no age limit and no GPA/Scholastic achievement requirement.

The award will go to an individual with a creative dream or challenge that, if fulfilled, would contribute to global goodwill and intercultural appreciation.

The winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship which can be used to carry out the project, including roundtrip air ticket between the USA and Japan.

The recipient can travel anytime (for any duration) between September 1, 2018 and August 31, 2019.

Deadline: Friday, March 30, 2018

For more information:  http://www.jlsf-aurora.org/page/aurora-challenge-grant