Wen Wu School Scholarship

The Y. C. Chiang Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students of the Wen Wu School who exhibit exemplary qualities in both wen (culture and arts) and wu (martial skill). The Scholarship is established to benefit students in their pursuit of “The Five Excellences” of traditional Chinese culture: calligraphy, painting, poetry, martial arts, and medicine. Grand Master Y. C. Chiang spent a lifetime perfecting and promulgating traditional Chinese culture and arts. Towards this end, this scholarship is intended to aid students of the Wen Wu School in their pursuit of these five arts, which the Grand Master held to be the epitome of cultivation.

Award
The inaugural 2017 Y. C. Chiang Memorial Scholarship will focus on martial arts study at Wen Wu School in El Cerrito, CA. The award will cover the cost of 6-months’ tuition for shaolin, taiji, and/or qigong instruction. Number of awards varies. One award per awardee within award cycle. Award is non-transferrable to other parties.

Open to
The scholarship is open to any new and current students of Shaolin Kung Fu, Guang Ping Yang Taiji, or Dayan Qigong classes, as well as non-Wen Wu School students. Open to all ages.

Criteria
I. Wen Wu Achievement – Exhibition of exemplary qualities in both wen (culture and arts) and wu (martial skill).

II. Need – Demonstration of financial need.

Application Procedure
1. Complete an Application Packet - download application PDF

2. Essay: Write a 500-word max., typed essay.

3. Supporting Document: Provide contact information from an individual who can speak to your achievement and/or financial need.

Application Timeline:
Application opens: September 23, 2017
Application deadline: December 1, 2017
Award notification: January 1, 2018
Award expiration: January 1, 2019

Email your application, supporting documents, and essay to scholarship@wenwuschool.com OR mail to Wen Wu School Scholarship, 10124 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, CA 94530

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