This year the Scholarship Committee has selected 5 high school seniors to receive scholarships for 2019.
Trevor Baba- Leland High School, $10,000 Oyama Family Foundation Scholarship ($2,500/year for 4 years)
Kailey Wong- Homestead High School, $2,500 George Masunaga Endowment Scholarship and $500 San Jose Chapter JACL Award
Ian Byun- Mountain View High School, $1,000 Ray and Lucy Matsumoto Business Scholarship
Maxine Tauzon- James Logan High School, $1,000 Ninja Youth Foundation Scholarship
Skyler Santos- Cupertino High School, $1,000 Ninja Youth Foundation Scholarship
Our warmest congratulations to all the scholarship recipients!
Members of the selection committee are Gary Jio (Chair), Dr. Mitsu Kumagai, Jo Ann Okabe-Kubo, Joyce Oyama, and Sharon Uyeda.
The San Jose JACL gratefully acknowledges the following families and organizations for their generosity in providing scholarships to deserving high school seniors: Oyama Family, George Masunaga family, Ray and Lucy Matsumoto, and the Ninja Youth Foundation.
This year’s award presentation and luncheon will be held at the Issei Memorial Building on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 12 noon.