DEADLINE: May 31, 2017
We are pleased to announce that the Mitsui USA Scholarships in Tennessee Program, now in its 14th year, will continue in support of the aspirations of globally-minded high school seniors across the state. Four $5,000 freshman-year scholarships will be funded and awarded to successful applicants who plan to enroll in a four-year public college or university within the State of Tennessee’s Board of Regents or University of Tennessee systems.
Eligibility guidelines, application materials and selection criteria are available for downloading and printing through our Society’s website at www.jastn.org – Program Spotlights. Applications must be postmarked no late than May 31, 2017 to be considered by the Scholarship Review Committee. All applicants will be notified by the second week of July of final award decisions.
The Mitsui USA Scholarships in Tennessee Program was established by Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc., through its office in Nashville and The Mitsui USA Foundation in New York to provide educational opportunities to college-bound high school seniors and promote cross-cultural understanding between Japan and Tennessee. The Program is administered by the Japan-America Society of Tennessee, Incl, a non-profit, 501 (c)3 corporation, headquartered in Nashville and funded by individual and corporate membership fees.