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Bridging Scholarships for Study Abroad in Japan
Sponsor: American Association of Teachers of Japanese
Bridging Project Clearinghouse
Campus Box 366
1424 Broadway, University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309-0366
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduates, U.S. citizens and be enrolled in a U.S. college. Study in Japan must be for at least three months and take place during the academic year (summer programs are not eligible). Students must submit a letter of recommendation and an essay on their interest in studying in Japan.

Amount: $2,500-$4,000
Deadline: October 11; April 11
How to apply: Applications are available online.

JTG Scholarship in Scientific and Technical Translation or Interpretation
Sponsor: American Translators Association
225 Reinekers Lane
Suite 590
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a graduate or undergraduate degree program for either scientific and technical translation or interpretation. Students must be attending school full-time, and they must have completed one year of post-secondary schooling. Applicants should also have at least a 3.0 overall GPA and a 3.5 GPA in translation or interpretation courses.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Research Travel Within the U.S. for Japanese Studies
Sponsor: Association for Asian Studies
825 Victors Way, Suite 310
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Eligibility: Applicants must be current AAS members. While this scholarship is intended to support post-doctoral research, Ph.D. candidates are also eligible to receive support for doctoral dissertation research.

Amount: up to $2,000
Deadline: February 1; October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.