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Sho Funai Endowed Prize in Structural Engineering

Posted on February 13, 2017 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (5)

 


In 2016, the Sho Funai Educational Foundation—in partnership with UCSD’s Jacobs School of Engineering—created the Sho Funai Endowed Prize in Structural Engineering. This prize is the first of its kind at the Jacobs School, each year awarding $1,000 to one exceptional student who upholds some of the values that Sho embodie...

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2014 LA Marathon

Posted on March 30, 2014 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (1)

Sho's friends and family ran the LA Marathon on Sunday, March 9th in honor and memory of Sho. Thank you very much to all of the generous donors for your support! 


Sho Funai Impact Research Facility at UCSD

Posted on August 24, 2013 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (2)

On August 22, 2013, the UC San Diego Department of Structural Engineering dedicated the Sho Funai Impact Research Facility in honor of Sho.  



Front row (left to right): Abdul Farah, Profes...

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Sho Funai Scholarship

Posted on July 25, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (1)

The first Sho Funai scholarships were awarded to two Palos Verdes High School students, Michelle Kagei and Daisy Chaussee. Congratulations Michelle and Daisy!

Sho Funai Physics Award

Posted on May 28, 2013 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (1)

Palos Verdes High School has renamed its annual physics award the Sho Funai Physics Award. On May 22nd, physics teacher James Warren announced Sam Dupas as the recipient of the innagural Sho Funai Physics Award.

Clark Uemura's "Marathon Fundraiser"

Posted on March 18, 2013 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (2)

Clark Uemura, Sho's friend from middle school, organized a marathon fundraiser to honor Sho and raise funds for the foundation. In less than one month, Clark raised over $5,000 from 54 donors. Thank you Clark and everyone else who contributed. We are honored.


Oh, and by the way, Clark successfully completed the LA Marathon yesterday for the third year in a row!

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