Friday, 1 September 2017

Nomura Foundation Scholarships 2017 for International Students in Japan

Nomura Foundation is offering scholarship for foreign students. These scholarships are offered for those applicants who want to their graduate (master) degree at these Japanese Universities:  The University of Tokyo, Hitotsubashi University, Kyoto University, Osaka University, Waseda University, Keio University. These awards are offered to international applicants who are expected as human resources who will be bridges between Japan and other countries.
Field of Study / Subjects
Scholarships are available in the fields of:
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Number of Scholarships
About 10 awards are available for international students
Duration of Scholarship
The duration of the Nomura Foundation scholarship is 2 years for graduate study
Scholarship Description / Details
The value of the scholarship is ¥ 200,000 per month
Eligibility Criteria
Eligible those students who can apply for a scholarship:
  • Must enrolled or planning to enter the graduate school in Japan
  • Only foreign students are eligible who intend to study social science or humanities
  • Must have excellent academic achievements
  • Not eligible who receive scholarship benefits exceeding ¥ 50,000 per month (¥ 600,000 per year) from government-sponsored international students and other organizations
  • Must be aged 35 years old
  • Not eligible whose status of residence is permanent residence
How to Apply / Download Scholarship Form / Documents Required
Required documents:
  • Transcripts
  • Passing notification or enrollment certificate
  • Letter of recommendation from a supervisor
Contact us:
  • Mailing point: Nomura Foundation Nomura Foundation
    ___ 107-8011 Chuo-ku, Tokyo Nihonbashi 1-9-1
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 29th September (annual)
Official Website: To check more details, visit the following link



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