Japan Studies Undergraduate Scholarship

Contact Person: 
Emily Rook-Koepsel

Applicant must be:

  • Pitt undergraduate student
  • Strong record in Japanese language (2+ years of study) and area studies on Japan
  • Award can only be used at the University of Pittsburgh's Oakland campus during the academic year while the student is in residence at the Oakland campus.

 Students must complete the application form here and send to Emily Rook-Koepsel at eer31@pitt.edu:

  • Application form
  • Transcripts from each undergraduate and graduate program attended
  • An updated CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A written statement of no more than 2000 words summarizing academic goals, career objectives, research interests and plans for use of the award.
  • TOEFL scores (if applicable)
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Purpose of grant: 
This provides a $4,000 award to a Pitt undergraduate student who has compiled a strong record in Japanese language (at least two years of study) and in area studies courses on Japan.
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