Grant is Currently Closed for Applications.

Japanese Canadian Descendant or Survivor engaged in Undergraduate Studies, Vocational and Career Studies, or Graduate Studies at an eligible Canadian post-secondary institution that involve the study of subjects aligned with the history of Japanese Canadians and/or the impact that the history has had on the Japanese Canadian community.


First intake:
Opening Date May 1, 2023
Closing Date July 14, 2023

Second intake:
Opening Date September 1, 2023
Closing Date November 1, 2023


Each program stream has a unique set of guidelines that describe applicant eligibility, project criteria, grant amounts, and grant schedules. These guidelines must be referenced in the preparation of applications.

Category 3 – Japanese Canadian Legacy Scholarship for Studies at a Canadian Post-secondary Institution

Expenses pertaining to Full Time Studies such as tuition,textbooks and living expenses (e.g., food, rent and transportation). Studies should lead to degree, diploma, certification, or professionally recognized level(s) of training. For part-time studies, eligible program funding will be prorated accordingly

Opening Date
September 1, 2023
Closing Date
November 1, 2023
Funding Available

Funding of $10,000 per application

Application is not yet open

Applications are not yet open for this stream. Please refer to the opening and closing dates and come back once they are open. In the meantime, please feel free to go over the guidelines and familiarize yourself with the criteria and eligibility requirements.

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Come back on September 1, 2023