UW Japan Studies Program


Donald C. Hellmann Japan Studies Scholarship (NEW)

The Japan Studies Program is pleased to announce the establishment of the Donald C. Hellmann Japan Studies Scholarship. Contributions to the Program in Professor Hellmann’s name will support undergraduate and graduate students in Japan Studies, particularly those in the social sciences, based on academic achievement. We hope you can join us in honoring Don with your gift to this scholarship. Make checks payable to University of Washington Foundation – and specify Hellmann Scholarship in the subject line and mail to the UW Japan Studies Program office, or make a gift online to the Japan Studies Restricted Gift Fund from the UW Giving page at: washington.edu/giving/make-a-gift.


Be a Friend of the UW Japan Studies Program

Private contributions have, and continue to help make the UW Japan Studies program one of the best in the country. Every gift has a direct effect on the core mission of the program to focus on students’ learning and on research. Support from individuals and corporations preserve the breadth and depth of scholarship, and reinforce our commitment to excellence.

All gifts are 100% tax deductible. ‘Unrestricted Gifts’ provide the flexibility to respond to immediate needs and opportunities. They enable us to attract and reward faculty and students, keep abreast of new developments in teaching and technology, and launch new initiatives. With unrestricted gifts we can continue to offer our students an unparalleled education. There are several ways in which to provide your support the program: gifts may be made on-line through the University’s secure site located at ” GIFT ON-LINE “. Giving via check is possible by making checks payable to “University of Washington Foundation” and noting in the memo which fund you would like the gift to support. Send checks to:

UW Japan Studies Program
University of Washington
Box 353650
Seattle, WA 98195-3650 U.S.A.

Gifts are tax-deductible as specified by IRS regulations, and gifts of securities may have additional tax benefits. In addition, bequests, trusts and other planned gifts can offer significant tax benefits.

For planned giving, in-kind support, and other options, please contact the program office at (206) 685-9997 or by email:  japan@uw.edu

Pursuant to RCW 109.09, the University of Washington is registered as a charitable organization with the Secretary of State, State of Washington. For more information, call 1-800-332-4483.