Scholarships

The Sakura Foundation Scholarships acknowledge high school seniors who have made meaningful contributions to the Tri-State Denver Buddhist Temple and/or Japanese-American community. The foundation hopes the success of the recipients will support efforts to play an impactful role in the temple and Japanese-American community in the future.

 

The scholarship fund is administered by the Japanese-American Community Graduation Program. Eligibility requirements and application can be found at www.jacgp.com.

Visit JACGP to Apply

All scholarships are awarded through the JACGP.
Please hover over the Student Scholarships section to view all available scholarships.

2017 RECIPIENTS OF
SAKURA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS:

2017 Sakura Foundation Community Scholarship

Kristi Nagai

2017 TS/DBT Sakura Foundation Scholarships

Allison Phillips

PAST RECIPIENTS OF
SAKURA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS:

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2016 Sakura Foundation Community Scholarship

Emily Nguyen

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2016 TS/DBT Sakura Foundation Scholarships

Bryan Tanigawa

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2016 TS/DBT Sakura Foundation Scholarships

Cami Shigaya

2015 Sakura Foundation Community Scholarship

Connor Arai Mawhinney

2015 TS/DBT Sakura Foundation Scholarships

Connor Kevin Jiro Ospina

2015 TS/DBT Sakura Foundation Scholarships

Ryan Kiyoshi Kim

“Sakura Foundation Board President Joe Ozaki presents the Sakura Foundation Scholarships at the Annual Japanese American Community Graduation Program banquet each June. 2018’s banquet date will be held on June 9th, 2018  at 6pm at the Arvada Center.”