Attention UHM graduate students:

The Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation (CPAS) is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. The total award value is $45,000.

Scholarship: Covers one-year of study in Japan with an annual $30,000 scholarship award plus $15,000 annual allowance which will cover tuition and one-time roundtrip airfare from Honolulu to Japan.

Open to: American graduate students at UH Mānoa pursuing study in subject area leading to better understanding between Japan and the U.S.

Orientation Session via Zoom: Wed., September 16, 2020, 2:00-3:00pm

RSVP to to confirm your attendance and receive the link to join directly. 

Deadline to apply: Friday, October 30, 2020

All applicants must appear before the CPAS Foundation Screening Committee via Zoom on Wednesday, November 18, 2020.
All finalists must appear before the CPAS Foundation Board of Trustees via Zoom on Friday, December 18, 2020.

To apply:
PDF-writeable version also available on-line at the Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation website at

PDF info. flyers:
General Information
Orientation Session

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