Scholarship for Japanese Domestic Students

◆Outline

This scholarship is open to Japanese students who study or plan to study in a Japanese graduate school for a doctoral or master’s degree. Applications can be submitted from abroad if 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 PeriodSpring Scholarship: April – May
*The precise dates will be announced in the application guidelines.
Screening Methoddocument screening, interview(s)
Number of Scholarships availableSpring Scholarship: 3~5 people

◆Period and amount of scholarship

The scholarship will be provided monthly throughout the minimum period required to acquire the degree. The amount of the scholarship depends on the duration as follows:

 ¥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 of degree