Japan-America Society
of Southern Colorado

The Japan-America Society of Southern Colorado is a non-profit educational and cultural organization promoting increased awareness, education, and understanding between the citizens of Southern Colorado and Japan.

JASSC Scholarship

The Japan-America Society of Colorado is proud to offer its members the Paul Maruyama Scholarship program.

Congratulations to previous winners of the Paul Maruyama Scholarship:


  • Essay, no more than 500 words, describing your service to JASSC and your future interest promoting friendship between the United States and Japan.
  • Essay must be no more than 500 words, double-spaced, and typed.
  • Member must be in good standing.
  • Scholarship applications will be reviewed by a selection committee by the JASSC Board of Directors.  Based on that review, the JASSC Board of Directors will decide the Scholarship winner.  Member of the section committee and their families are not eligible to apply.
  • Submit the Application Form to the address below


  Japan America Society of Southern Colorado
  PO Box 1294
  Colorado Springs, CO 80901

JAVA Scholarship

Japanese American Veterans Association (JAVA) Scholarship

Continuing the Legacy of World War II Nisei Military Service and Encouraging Future Military and Public Service

Scholarship 2018 Press Release To__ Announce 18JAN2018.FINAL..pdf

USSI Scholarship

The United States Scholars Initiative (USSI) provides full-tuition support for four years of undergraduate study at the International Christian University, Japan's leading liberal arts institution located in Tokyo.  Japan ICU Foundation awards two USSI scholarships annually.

Contact Information:

Luke Takuya Palermo

Program Assistant

Japan ICU Foundation

E: lpalermo@jicuf.org

T: 212-870-3386 ext. 4818

F: 212-870-2696

USSI brochure 2019.pdf

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