Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarships

Taniguchi Rokusaburo Scholarship

(graduating from grade 12)
1. This award is open to all those who attends Dharma School, or who have attended Dharma School in the past, and who meet the necessary criteria. For further clarification, contact one of the board members.

2. The scholarship will be awarded to a student graduating from grade twelve (12) with high academic standing. The final decision will be made by the Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarship Committee Members.

3. The scholarship will be in the amount of $400.00 and this award will be presented to the recipient at the Manitoba Buddhist Church before the year end.

4. A further requirement is that the student must enroll at a post secondary school: eg: university, college or provincial technical institute, etc. Submit proof of registration.

5. Qualified students who wish to apply for the above noted scholarship must submit their applications to the Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarship Committee with the following information by September 30th.

a. The applicant's name, address, age and phone number.
b. Name of secondary school from which you have graduated and also the name of the principal or guidance teacher.
c. Original transcript of Grade 12 final marks with a minimum of 75% overall average.
d. Name of university, college or technical institute to which you have applied and also the major subject that you will be taking to further your education with a note on career plans and goals.
e. Two letters of reference.


Fred Satsuo Shikaze Memorial Bursary
1. This award is open to all those who attends Dharma School, or who have attended Dharma School in the past, and who meet the necessary criteria. For further clarification, contact one of the board members.

2. The bursary will be awarded to a student graduating from grade twelve (12). The successful applicant will be selected based on academic standing and involvement with church activities. The final decision will be made by the Scholarship Committee Members.

3. The bursary will be in the amount of $500.00 and this award will be presented to the recipient at the Manitoba Buddhist Temple before the year end.

4. A further requirement is that the student must enroll at a post secondary school: eg: university, college or provincial technical institute, etc. Submit proof of registration.

5 Qualified students who wish to apply for the above noted bursary must submit their applications to the Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarship Committee with the following information by September 30th.

a. The applicant's name, address, age and phone number.
b. Name of secondary school from which you have graduated and also the name of the principal or guidance teacher.
c. Original transcript of Grade 12 final marks.
d. Name of university, college or technical institute to which you have applied and also the major subject that you will be taking to further your education with a note on career plans and goals you wish to pursue.
e. Two letters of reference.


Victor Kobayashi Memorial Scholarship
(advancing from first year university and beyond)
1. This award is open to all those who attends Dharma School, or who have attended Dharma School in the past, and who meet the necessary criteria. For further clarification, contact one of the board members.

2. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who has successfully completed first year university with a minimum 2.5 grade point average and intends to continue on with courses beyond first year (ie. any student going into second year or higher). A transcript of 1st year marks must be attached. The final decision will be made by the Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarship Committee Members.

3. The scholarship will be in the amount of $500.00 and this award will be presented to the recipient at the Manitoba Buddhist Temple before the year end.

4. Students must submit proof of registration for continuing their studies.

5. Students must submit information on their involvement and participation in extra curricular activities, clubs, sports, volunteer work, community involvement, etc.

6. The applications must be supported by two letters of reference, preferably one regarding university studies and the other regarding the student's extra curricular activities.

7. Qualified students who wish to apply for the above noted scholarship must submit their applications to the Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarship Committee by September 30th.

8. The recipient can only qualify once in order that as many students as possible have the opportunity to apply.

Scholarship Committee
Lucy Yamashita, Rev. Ulrich & Susan Nishi

Mail Applications to:
Manitoba Buddhist Temple Scholarship Committee
c/o Ms. Lucy Yamashita
6 Clarendon Road,
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R2J 2N7