Scholarship

Scholarship Programs (Mie University)

 
*Scholarships, Fellowships and Stipends are classified into the following four categories.

Category① Application to be done before coming to Japan.
Category② -Application to be done by students enrolled in Japanese university.
Category③ -Young researchers and post-doctoral universities fellowships.
Category④ -Cooperative joint project.

No. Funding
Institutions
Eligibility Appl. Time
(+deadline)
Scholarships or
Stipends
Contact Address
(Home page)
Remarks
Category① Application to be done before coming to Japan.
1/new Japanese Government
(Monbukagakusho)
Scholarships
(Acceptance from Abroad)
Nominated by Japanese Embassy
For foreign undergraduate
and graduate students.
Japanese Embassies
abroad accept applications and carry out the first stage of selection.
Successful candidates are referred to the Monbukagakusho,
which screens candidates through a selection
committee.
  *\172,000 monthly
*Tuition fee
*Round-trip air ticket
*Arrival allowance
(\25,000)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT)
2-5-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 100-8959 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5253-4111
http://www.mext.go.jp
 
2/new Japanese Government
(Monbukagakusho)
Scholarships
(Acceptance from Abroad)
Nominated by Japanese University
For foreign graduate
students, Japanese
universities screen foreign graduate-level students to be admitted under inter-university exchange agreements and refer especially outstanding students who need scholarship support to Monbukagakusho.
The applicant needs to contact a professor of
Japanese university first and has a recommendation
written by him/her directly to the Monbukagakusho.
Around February *\172,000 monthly
*Tuition fee
*One round-trip air ticket
*Arrival allowance
(\25,000)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT)
2-5-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 100-8959 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5253-4111
http://www.mext.go.jp
 
3/new Japan Student Services
Organization(JASSO)
Short-term Students
Exchange Promotion
Program(Inbound)
Students enrolled in a
regular course of study in an overseas university
or graduate school where Mie University concluded
inter-university exchange agreement
  *\80,000 per month
*Travel expenses
(\150,000)
Japan Student Services
Organization(JASSO)
4-5-29 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8503 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-6407-7454
http://www.jasso.go.jp/scholarship/
short_term.html
 
4/new Japan International Cooperation Agency(JICA)
(Long-term Training
Programme)
Applicants from ODA
recipients countries
(defined by DAC)
Both Master's course and Doctor's
course are applicable
Announced by Embassy
of Japan and JICA Offices
*Expenses for lodging,
*Fees for coming to Japan, books, sending
materials, study tour, seminar participation based on regulation can be provided in
addition to monthly
scholarship
International Students Affairs Team, Training Affairs Group, Training Affairs and Citizen Participation Department, JICA HDQ
Shinjyuku Maynds Tower Bldg., 7F 2- 1-1,
Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-8558 JAPAN
http://www.jica.go.jp
JICA offers
another foreign
student scholarship,
which focused on
Japanese descended
student from South
America.
For further details,
Contact:
Tel.+81-3-5352-5318
Fax.+81-3-5352-5367

5/old Panasonic Scholarship Inc. Asian research
students, Japanese
language trainees and Graduate students
(in Master course)
Announced
accordingly
(next: in Jan. 2002)
*\180,000 monthly
*\200,000 Setting -in
*\200,000×2 year Tuition
Panasonic Scholarship Office of Japan
Panasonic Scholarship Inc.
Co., Ltd. 1006 Kadoma Osaka,
571-8501 JAPAN
Tel: +81-6-6906-1647
Fax: +81-6-6906-1571
http://www.panasonic.co.jp/scholarship
Applications to be
submitted by e-mail
only.
Category② Application to be done by students enrolled in Japanese university.
6/new Japanese Government
(Monbukagakusho)
Scholarships
(Local Acceptance)
Scholarship for Graduate Students
Privately financed
foreign students in the master's or doctoral program of the graduate
school in Japanese university
October *\172,000 monthly
*Tuition: waved for those in national
universities, paid by Monbukagakusho for those in private
universities.
*Return ticket
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT)
2-5-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 100-8959 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5253-4111
http://www.mext.go.jp
 
7/new Japanese Government
(Monbukagakusho)
Scholarships
(Local Acceptance)
Scholarship for Undergraduate Students
Privately financed
foreign students who
expect to be enrolled
in the 4th year in
Japanese university
October *\134,000 monthly
*Tuition: waved for those in national
universities, paid by Monbukagakusho for those in private
universities.
*Return ticket
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology(MEXT)
2-5-1 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 100-8959 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5253-4111
http://www.mext.go.jp
 
8/new Japan Student Services
Organization(JASSO)
Scholarships
(Honors Scholarship
for Privately Financed International
Students)
Privately financed
foreign students in
undergraduate or
graduate school in
Japanese university,
not be receiving other scholarship
assistance exceeding
\70,000 per month on the graduate level or \50,000 on the undergraduate level.
April *Graduate level,
\70,000 per month
*Undergraduate level,
\50,000 per month
Japan Student Services
Organization(JASSO)
4-5-29 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo
153-8503 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-6407-7454
http://www.jasso.go.jp
 
9/new Mie International Exchange Foundation Foreign undergraduate
and graduate students
studying at Japanese
university in Mie
prefecture
March *\50,000 monthly Mie International Exchange Foundation
UST TSU 3F 700 Hadokoro-cho
Tsu-shi, Mie 514-0009 JAPAN
Tel: +81-59-223-5006
Fax: +81-59-223-5007
 
10/new Sagawa Scholarship Foundation Privately financed
foreign students
from Southeast Asia
March *\100,000 monthly Sagawa Scholarship Foundation
678 Omandokoro-cho, Bukkoji
Sagaru, Karasumadori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 600-8413 JAPAN
Tel: +81-75-371-0818
Fax: +81-75-344-2818
 
11/old Honda Benjiro Fund for
Foreign Students
Foreign students
majoring in agriculture,
forestry, fishery and engineering
March *\1,000,000 annually,
until graduation, for a 3-year period
The Honda Benjiro Fund for
Foreign Students Administration Division
Mitsubishi Shintaku Bank Headquarters 1-4-5 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8413
JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-3212-1211, ext. 4183
 
12/new Rotary Yoneyama Memorial Foundation, Inc. Foreign students
(Not available for undergraduate
students from China and South Korea)
September *Undergraduate Students:
\100,000 monthly
*Graduate Students:
\140,000 monthly
Rotary Yoneyama Memorial
Foundation, Inc.
8F ABC Bldg
2-6-3 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0011 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-3435-1828
Fax: +81-3-3578-8281
http://www.rotary-yoneyama.or.jp
 
13/new The Iwatani Naoji Foundation Privately financed
foreign students
from East and Southeast Asia
November *\150,000 monthly
*Travel expenses for Conferences in Japan
*Validity: 1 year
The Iwatani Naoji Foundation
DAI 3 Nagaoka Bldg. 5F 13-4,
2-chome, Hatchobori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0032 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-3552-9960
Fax: +81-3-3552-9961
http://www.iwatani.co.jp
 
14/new Sato International
Scholarship Foundation
Privately financed
foreign students
from Southeast Asia
February *Undergraduate Students:
\120,000 monthly
*Graduate Students:
\180,000 monthly
Sato International
Scholarship Foundation
5F Ebisu NR Bldg, 1-21-3
Ebisu, Shibuya-ku Tokyo
150-0013 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5789-2190
Fax: +81-3-5420-5682
http://www.sisf.or.jp
 
15/new The Korean Scholarship Foundation Students from South
and North Korea
Around
April
*Undergraduate Students:
\25,000 monthly
*Master Course Students:
\40,000 monthly
*Doctor Course Students:
\50,000 monthly
The Korean Scholarship Foundation
1-8-1 Nishi Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo 160-0023 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-3343-5757
Fax: +81-3-3344-3947
http://www.korean-s-f.or.jp
 
16/new CWAJ Scholarship for Non-Japanese Women Privately financed
foreign women
-Master Course
-Doctor Course
June-October *\2,000,000 per year CWAJ
Scholarship for Non-Japanese Women
2-24-13-1202 Kami-osaki,
Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo
141-0021 JAPAN
http://www.cwaj.org
 
17/new The Asian Foundation
for International
Scholarship Interchange
Privately financed
foreign students
from all Asian countries
November *Undergraduate Students:
\60,000 monthly
*Master Course Students:
\60,000 monthly
*Doctor Course Students:
\70,000 monthly
*For one year period
The Asian Foundation for
International Scholarship
Interchange 3F 2-21-33 Ohama-cho, Amagasaki-shi Hyogo 661-0022 JAPAN
Tel: +81-6-6493-6257
 
18/new Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Foreign undergraduate
and graduate students
studying at Japanese
university
September *Undergraduate Students:
\100,000 monthly
*Graduate Students:
\120,000 monthly
Foreign Students Section, Heiwa
Nakajima Foundation 33F Ark Mori Bldg,
1-12-32 Akasaka, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 107-6033 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5570-5261
Fax: +81-3-5570-5421
 
19/new Soroptimist International Scholarship Privately financed
foreign women
November *\80,000 monthly c/o Yasaka Kawaramachi Bldg. 3F 384
Ichinofunairi-cho, Kawaramachi, Nijo
Sagaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
604-0924 JAPAN
Tel: +81-75-211-1364
Fax: +81-75-211-1304
 
20/new DoCoMo Foundation Privately financed
foreign students
from Asian countries
-Master Course(1st year)
-Field: Information Technology
April *\120,000 monthly Japan Educational Exchanges and
Services
4-5-29 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-8503 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5454-5274
Fax: +81-3-5454-5232
 
Category③ Young researchers and post-doctoral universities fellowship.
21/old Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Invitation, post-doctoral
or young researcher
(Doctor course=RONPAKU) fellowships for scientists or researchers from Europe, US and Asian countries. Applications are submitted by inviting scientist who wishes to host foreign scientists in Japan, or by foreign researchers through the nominating authority in their home country.
a) Bilateral Programs with JSPS
Counterpart Society
Research proposal should be submitted to the counterpart institution from
each side.
The acceptance of the application is decided by joint staff meetings and/
or routine communications
between JSPS and its
counterpart society for science promotion in their country.
Any contradictions in the proposal submitted from both sides are not allowed.
Thus preparatory, careful discussion is required between both sides before submitting the proposals.
b) Bilateral Core University Program
Limited to cooperative research on sharply specified research topics
that are conducted by the research groups composed of scientists from both Japan and counterpart country.
Example: Osaka U. and Mahidon U.
Field: Biotechnology
September *Invitation Fellow
-\18,000 per diem or
-\270,000 monthly
*Post-doctoral Fellow
-\376,000 monthly
-\200,000 setting-in
*Doctor Course
-\205,000 monthly
-\1,500,000/year as Grant in aid for
scientific research
+Round trip air ticket
Japan Society for the
Promotion of Science
5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 102-8471 JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-3263-1721
Fax: +81-3-3222-1986,
+81-3-3263-9005
http://www.jsps.go.jp
Duration of stay:
-Invitation Fellow
*Short-term: 14 to 60
days
*Long-term: 6 to 10
months
-Postdoctoral Fell.:
1 to 2 years
Category④ Cooperative joint project.
22/old The Inamori Grant Program
(Inamori Foundation)
Cooperative research at either individual or group level in the fields of:
-Biotechnology
  *Total amount:
\1,000,000 per project per year
*Term: 1 year
The Inamori Grant Program
The Inamori Foundation
88 Kankoboko-cho, Shijo-dori
Muromachi Higashi-iru
Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
600-8009 JAPAN
Tel: +81-75-255-2688
Fax: +81-75-255-3360
http://www.inamori-f.or.jp
 
23/old Aeon Group Environment Foundation
(Aeon Group)
For research concerning global environment and
ecosystems, and for projects to preserve nature in developing countries
From July 1 *Total amount:
\100,000,000 per project per year
*Term: 1 to 2 years
The Aeon Group Environment Foundation
The Aeon group Aeon Tower
1-5-1Nakase, Mihama-ku,
Chiba 261-8515 JAPAN
Tel: +81-43-212-6022
Fax: +81-43-212-6815
http://www.aeon.info/ef