The Taiwanese Association of America Northern New Jersey Chapter (TAA-NNJ) is offering scholarships for ABT (American-born Taiwanese) or new immigrants of Taiwan origin.
Eligibility: High School full time students (grades 9-12) currently studying in Bergen, Passaic, and Morris Counties in New Jersey and Rockland County in New York.
All it takes is completion of an application and an essay on one of the following topics by January 31, 2010:
1. What do you believe is the importance of building a Taiwanese American community?
2. How can leadership in the Taiwanese American community be improved?
3. What are the difficulties the Taiwanese American community face and how can they be addressed?
4. What can Taiwanese Americans do to promote Taiwan in the US and globally?
Five awardees will received $1000 each! Request an application by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org