Japanese Studies Students (Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship) (Undergraduate(Applicants must be undergraduates at foreign (non Japanese) universities mojoring fields related to the Japanese language or Japanese culture at the time of arriving and leaving Japan)) | Scholarship in Japan | JPSS, the information site of studying in Japan

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Japanese Studies Students (Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship)

Last Update: Aug. 25, 2016

Organization Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT)
Applicable scholarship year 2016-2017
Application method Embassy Recommendation (Application through Japanese embassies) and Application through Japanese Universities (University Recommendation)
Place of residence at the time of application outside Japan
Academic level Undergraduate(Applicants must be undergraduates at foreign (non Japanese) universities mojoring fields related to the Japanese language or Japanese culture at the time of arriving and leaving Japan)
Designated schools While candidates may express their preferences for specific schools of study, the final decision will be made by MEXT.
Age limitation 18 or over, less than 30
Combined award limitation You cannot get another scholarship
Other application matters Fields of Study: Japanese Studies (Japanese Language, Affairs and Culture)
Stipend (Yen) 117,000 yen for a month (Additional stipend for designated area)
Other stipend Transportation: One round-trip ticket. Tuition: Exemption of examination, entrance and tuition fee. Accommodation is provided. Japanese Language Training for 1 year.
Duration (years) 1 school year
Number of recipients 500
Application period January to February (The period will differ by country and region)
Application deadline February

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