How to Apply

2018 Undergraduate/Graduate level scholarship applications are now available by clicking the link below.  Applicants must be current members of the Twin Cities JACL.  The application deadline has been extended to November 30, 2018.


2019 Entering Freshman Scholarship applications will be available at this site in January 2019.  Applications will be due on March 31, 2019.  Please check back or contact to request an application be sent to you.

(Last year’s application information appears below.)

Scholarship applications are available from Pam Ohno Dagoberg (763-557-2946, or via download below. Please contact Pam if you would like to recommend someone for a scholarship.

Scholarship recipients must be current JACL members. Regular/Individual, Student/Youth, or Couple/Family membership status is required. Individual membership of a parent does not qualify the student to receive a scholarship.

In addition to completing the application form and submitting a transcript, students must write a short essay entitled The Relevance of JACL Today. Applicants are evaluated based on scholastic achievement, extra curricular activities, community service, and the quality of their essay.

View introduction letter to applicants (PDF)

View scholarship application (PDF)

Completed applications and transcripts must be postmarked by March 31, 2018.