2013 MEXT Japanese Studies Student Scholarship Details
- Level of Studies
- Eligibility Requirements
- Duration of Program
- Preliminary Japanese-language training
- Prior Japanese-language ability requirements
- Fields of Study
- Planned Number of New Scholarship Recipients (Worldwide)
- Scholarship Stipend
- Travel Allowance
- Medical fee assistance
- Application Guidelines
- Examinations required for Embassy Recommendation
- Examination Questions from Previous Years
2013 Application has closed
Applicants must be from 18 to 30 years old. Applicants must be enrolled as undergraduate students majoring or minoring in Japanese or Asian Studies at a university outside Japan at the time when they come to Japan and must be enrolled in the home institution at the time when they return to their home countries. Students majoring in the fields other than Japanese language or Japanese culture who wish to study various aspects of Japan( engineering, economy, agriculture, architecture, art, etc.)as part of their major studies should apply to the JASSO for admission to the Short-term Student Exchange Promotion Program.
One Academic Year
Prior Japanese-language ability is required.
Japanese language or special training related to Japan
Please choose a university from this guide.
340 Planned Recipients
¥117,000 per month
Tuition for national universities waived; tuition for public and private universities is paid for by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
Roundtrip fare (air ticket) is provided; *If you are selected, you will be supplied with a round-trip economy class ticket from the nearest international airport to your home to Japan. Please note that the address you write on your application is considered your home address and the ticket will be issued for the airport closest to that address. You will not be permitted to change departure locations.
Provided within the limits of budget
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Mail completed applications to:
Monbukagakusho (MEXT) Scholarship Administrator
Consulate General of Japan
3438 Peachtree Road, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326