Student Scholarships

Suzuki Association of Washington State offers merit-based scholarships for students whose teacher is a current member of SAWS. The application deadline is March 15, 2024. Please visit the SAWS website for details.

The Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute offers need-based, partial-tuition scholarships to a limited number of students who live in Washington. Scholarship applicants must register for JSSI and pay a $25 deposit.  Scholarship applications are due May 31st, 2024, and are built in to the registration system. When a student submits a scholarship application, we contact their teacher by email to request a letter of recommendation.


Teacher Scholarships

The Suzuki Association of the Americas offers merit and need-based scholarships for teacher development. The application deadline is May 31, 2024. More information is available at the SAA website.

SAWS offers scholarships for teachers who are current members of SAWS and want to continue their Suzuki teacher training education by taking short or long-term Suzuki teacher training. The deadline is March 15, 2024. Please visit the SAWS website for details. 

For teachers from Central or South America who wish to do online training through JSSI, and who are comfortable training in English, we have a limited number of partial tuition scholarships. Please email to request consideration. 

Student scholarship applicants pay only a $25 deposit at registration.