Scholarship Detail

Japanese Government (MEXT) Graduate/Research Scholarship

Program Information

Deadline Month: June
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
The Japanese government is now offering two-year scholarships to American students who wish to study at Japanese universities as Research Students.
Type: International Study
Application Available: Organization Website, Organization Address or Phone

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Senior, Graduate Student
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Minority
Restricted: Japanese
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen
Other Requirements:
(Applicants who hold Japanese nationality at the time of application are not eligible.) Have been born on or after April 2, 1982; Be a university graduate (at the time of participation on the program) or have completed 16 years of school education (See "QUALIFICATIONS" on the Scholarship Information Sheet for more details.); Be able to arrive in Japan between April 1st and April 7th 2017 or within two weeks of the date set by the receiving university for the beginning of the semester (in principle in September or October); Apply for the field that he/she currently studies or previously studied at the university level.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Contact organization/website for further information, application, and submission requirements.

Further Information

Japan Information Center Consulate General of Japan
50 Fremont Street, Suite 2200
CA , 94 105
(415) 356-2461