Foundation / Corporation
Japan Foundation, Los Angeles (JFLA)
Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for state, regional, and national events involving Japanese-language education. Applicants must notify the funding source of their intent to apply. Examples of eligible events include quiz contests, speech contests, and presentational events.
Eligible activities will motivate a large number of Japanese-language learners in multiple schools featuring different educational levels (primary, secondary, collegiate levels, and adults) and promote Japanese-language education in the area.
Eligible Items for Support:
- Expenses for inviting judges/guests to the event (honorarium, transportation, accommodation)
- Expenses for venue (rental fee for venue and equipment, service fee for tech support, etc.)
- Prize expenses for participating Japanese-language learners (no cash prizes)
- Production costs for handouts/programs/flyers of the event
- Group transportation costs for participants/student audiences (charter buses, vans, etc.)
GrantWatch ID#: 180655
Up to $1,000 per project.
For March 1, 2019 deadline, projects are to be held between 4/1/2019 and 3/31/2020.
For September 1, 2019 deadline, projects are to be held between 11/1/2019 and 3/31/2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Mike Penny, Associate Program Officer
P: 1-323-761-7510, ext. 116
The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles
Attn: Mike Penny
5700 Wilshire Blvd. #100
Los Angeles, CA 90036
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