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Don Kikuchi Judo Scholarship

The Kikuchi Scholarship Fund is awarded annually to deserving graduating high school students of the San Jose Buddhist Judo Club who meet the requirements and are continuing their education at a trade school, college or university.  It is named in honor of Don "Moon" Kikuchi who was head instructor of the San Jose Buddhist Judo Club for over 40 years.  His son, Danny Kikuchi, along with numerous other dedicated sensei, continue to develop and mentor students in the sport of Judo.



San Jose Buddhist Judo club members actively engaged in the practice of Judo for a minimum of 2 years at the San Jose Buddhist Judo Club may apply. Applicant must be a member of the club during the year of graduation.

Scholarship applicants must be graduating high school and are planning to attend trade school, business school, college or university, or any institution of higher learning in the current or next academic year.


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