One-Year Scholarship For Japanese Studies
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) is now offering one-year scholarships to study in Japan for currently enrolled undergraduate students majoring in Japanese language, Japanese affairs, or Japanese culture. This is a fully funded scholarship which covers academic fees, a monthly living stipend, and a round trip ticket.
To apply, applicants must:
||Hold U.S. citizenship;
||Be born between: April 2, 1989 to April 1, 2001.
||Be a current undergraduate student majoring in fields related to Japanese language or Japanese culture at a non-Japanese University at the time of arriving in and leaving Japan.
||Must have studied Japanese language or Japanese culture at a university for a total period of one year or more as of Sept. 1, 2019.
||Be able to arrive in Japan within two weeks before the first day of the study course set by the university (usually October);
||Must have sufficient Japanese language ability to take classes at a Japanese university in Japanese.
||Deadline: All applications must be received at our office by 5 PM Friday, February 22nd, 2019
Interview & Test Date: Friday, March 8th, 2019
||Application forms and guidelines for the Japanese Studies Scholarship are available to download from the MEXT website, Study in Japan: A Comprehensive Guide Website
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For more information, please contact the Japan Information & Culture Center at the Consulate General of Japan San Francisco, Attn: Steven Goldman. Address: 275 Battery Street, Suite 2100, San Francisco CA 94111 Tel: (415) 780-6086 Email: Steven.email@example.com