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USC Association for Japan-U.S. Community Exchange (ACE) - Nikaido Fellowship



The Associate for Japan-U.S. Community Exchange (ACE) – Nikaido Fellowship, administered by the USC East Asian Studies Center, provides stipends of up to $5,000 to awarded graduate students, depending on the proposed course of study. The purpose of the award is to advance understanding of Japan and/or US-Japan relations. Most awards are given in smaller increments based on the proposed project. The award may be used for research, Japanese language training or Japanese area studies, and can also be used for research including Japan in a comparative context or as a case study.


Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Masters, PhD

Age minimum or maximum:*

Open to international students:

Required to demonstrate financial need:

Discipline Area(s):
Not Specified
Other: Study of Japan or U.S.-Japan relations

Demographic Information (preferred or required):
USC students

Award type:
Research Grant

Amount Awarded:

Other: $500-$5,000


Application Information:

Application Deadline:

Date application is available:

USC endorsement required:

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