2017 APPLICATIONS For Grants or Scholarships are now closed.

The ADBC-MS is accepting grant applications for up to $2,500 for projects whose objective is to:

  • Create projects that will provide information about the story of the Japanese invasion of the Philippines and other Pacific Islands and the POWs that were held there or moved to another location by the Japanese for slave labor
  • Develop curriculum about the experiences of the POWs of the Japanese that could be utilized in middle and high schools

Download Grant Application.


One or more scholarships in the amount of $1,000 per school year will be awarded to applicants who are descendants or family members of men and women who were Prisoners of War of the Japanese during WWII.

Download Scholarship Application.