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.

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 a total of 4 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.

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: December 1, 2021
Application deadline: December 22, 2021
Award notification: January 1, 2022
Award expiration: January 1, 2023

Email your application, supporting documents, and essay to [email protected] OR mail to Wen Wu School Scholarship, 10124 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, CA 94530

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