Scholarship for Japanese International Students


This scholarship is open to Japanese graduate students who study or plan to study in other countries than Japan for doctoral or master’s degree. Applications can be submitted from abroad as long as an applicant is accepted to graduate school. Only Japanese citizens are accepted. All research fields are welcome. Applicants may directly apply to the foundation without pre-selection by the university.

Application PeriodFall Scholarship: February – April
※The detailed dates will be announced in the application guideline.
Screening Methoddocument screening, interview(s)
Number of Scholarships availableFall Scholarship: 3~5 people

◆Period and amount of scholarship

The scholarship will be provided every month throughout the minimum period required to acquire the degree. The amount of scholarship depends on the differs based on the period as below:

 ¥200,000 per month for 1 ~ 2 years degree
 ¥180,000 per month for 3 years degree
 ¥150,000 per month for 4 ~ 5 years degree