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Scholarship Application for fiscal 2021

  • Applicants must be self-supporting international students residing in Japan with "college student" status and must be 38 years old or younger as of April 1, 2021.
  • Applicants must be enrolled in an official degree program at a university or graduate school in Japan and pursuing studies in a field directly relating to human health (such as medicine, pharmacology, biology, nutrition, physical education, or engineering {*applicants will be disqualified unless the relationship with medicine/pharmacology is clearly stated in the Scholarship Application Form}) or business administration.
  • Applicants must be motivated to study the Japanese language.
    *The Scholarship Application Form may be completed in English, but selection points will be deducted if applicants fail to show any motivation to study Japanese in the Scholarship Application Form and interview.
For other qualifications, please check the application guidelines.
Duration One year: From April 2021 to March 2022
Amount Annual sum of ¥2.0 million, ¥1.5 million or ¥1.0 million, determined on the basis of evaluations by the foundation selection committee.
Application Please submit to the foundation directly by following the website. *If you apply, please inform the International Affairs Division of that.
Deadline for online submissions;
・New applicants: Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 5:00 p.m.
・Renewing applicants: Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 5:00 p.m.
Applicants must complete online submission then mail the original documents to the Foundation.

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