Japanese Studies Scholarship

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) is currently offering scholarships to foreign students to study in Japanese universities, in order to deepen their understanding of the Japanese language, culture and affairs.

Students that wish to apply for the scholarship must be undergraduates majoring in fields related to Japanese Language or Japanese Culture.

The deadline for the scholarship is March 7th, 2014.

All of the guidelines for the scholarship can be found here:

Japanese Studies Scholarship Guidelines

Links for the application form and Certificate of Health can be found on the following website:

Application and Certificate of Health

If you have additional questions please contact Michael Herrero, the Cultural Affairs and JET Program Coordinator:

Tel.: 305-530-9090 ext. 145
michael.herrero@mi.mofa.go.jp