This scholarship is open to foreign students who study or plan to study in Japanese graduate school for doctoral or master’s degree. Applications can be submitted from abroad as long as an applicant is accepted to Japanese graduate school. All nationalities and research fields are welcome. Applicants may directly apply to the foundation without pre-selection by the university.
Spring Scholarship: September 1– October 31 (2022) Fall Scholarship: April 1 – April 30 (2023) ※The detailed dates will be announced in the application guideline.
document screening, interview(s)
Number of Scholarships available
Spring Scholarship: Ten Fall Scholarship: a few
Fully Funded Japanese Graduate Scholarships 2023 is available to undertake Masters, PhD level programs at Japan Universities.
Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.
The scholarship will be provided every month throughout the minimum period required to acquire the degree. The amount of scholarship depends on the differs based on the period as below:
¥200,000 per month for 1 ~ 2 years degree ¥180,000 per month for 3 years degree ¥150,000 per month for 4 ~ 5 years degree
International students who whish to study masters or PhD in japan on Scholarship.
Application and screening schedule (Fall Scholarship)
September 1, 2022 ~ October 31, 2022
January 31, 2023
Result of document screening announced ※The application number of applicants moving onto the interview process will be posted on our website.
Interview examination ※Planned in Tokyo, otherwise interviewed by video call.
March 31, 2023
Final result announced
How to apply
Confirm that you are eligible to apply.
Enter the “online application system”. Fill out the application form and upload the required documents.
Once the documents are submitted, the application number will be issued, and PDF of your application form will be created. Please save the PDF file as you will need it when the result is announced on our website.