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Did you know that for more than 54 years, the Japanese Government has received Filipinos, among other nationals from all over the world, to study in Japan? For the past several years, an annual average of 100 scholars from the Philippines have been sent to study in Japan under six different scholarship programs presented below.

Applications are processed through the Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan.

 

 

The application deadlines for the 2014 Teacher Training and Japanese Studies Scholarship and 2015 Research, Undergraduate and Special Training School Scholarships have now passed.

 

Please use the information below for reference only.

 

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 

Due to the large volume of inquiries the embassy receives, we regret that we may not be able to answer all emails and inquiries immediately.

 

Free Consultation:

Interested individuals may come to the JICC Library every Friday (except holidays), 9:00 AM – 12:00 NN and 2:00 PM-4:30 PM. FIRST COME-FIRST SERVE Basis. Please present a valid ID at the gate.

Email: kouhou@ma.mofa.go.jp
Tel. No. : (63-2) 5515710 loc 2313 or 2317

 

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 Sample Exams from 2007-2010

Please click on the link below to download the

sample examinations from 2008- 2009 for the Research, Undergraduate, Professional Training (Special Training College)

and College of Technology categories.

http://www.studyjapan.go.jp/en/toj/toj0308e.html#1

 

 

 

 

 

Teacher Training Students Scholarship

This scholarship offers applicants the opportunity to spend one and a half year conducting research on school education at one of several Japanese universities.

 

Deadline (must be received by) Closed

 

Exam and Interview Date

 

Qualifications - Applicants must be graduate of universities or teacher training schools.
- must be between 22 and 34 years old.
- have worked as teachers at elementary or secondary educational institutions or teacher training schools in their home countries for in principle five years in total, as of April 1, 2014. In-service university faculty members are not eligible.

 

Application Documents Application Guidelines doc pdf

 

Notes doc

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Application Form doc 

pdf

 

Certificate of Health

doc 

pdf 

 

List of Universities

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Japanese Studies Scholarship

This scholarship offers applicants the opportunity to spend a year continuing their study of Japanese language or culture at one of several universities in Japan.

 

Deadline (must be received by) Closed

 

Exam and Interview Date

 

Qualifications - Applicants must be from 18 to 29 years of age as of April 1 of the year of departure.
- Applicants must be enrolled as undergraduate students in a Philippine university.
- Applicants must be studying Japanese language and/or culture as their major or minor, and must have a high level of Japanese language proficiency.

 

Application Documents Application Guidelines doc pdf

 

Notes doc

pdf

 

Application Form doc 

pdf

 

Certificate of Health

doc

pdf 

 

List of Universities

doc

pdf 

 

 

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Undergraduate Student Scholarship

 

This scholarship offers applicants the opportunity to spend up to 5 years at a Japanese college or university as an undergraduate degree student in one of 2 fields of study: Natural Science and Social Science

 

Deadline (must be received by)

May 26, 2014

 

Exam and Interview Date

June 2014

Qualifications

- Applicants must be from 17 to 21 years of age as of April 1 of the year of departure.
- Applicants must have graduated from high school by March of the year of departure.
- Applicants must learn and receive instruction in the Japanese language.

 

Application Documents

Notes doc pdf

Application Guidelines

doc

pdf

Application Form

doc

pdf

Placement Prefence Form

doc

pdf

Certificate of Health

doc

pdf

Application Package doc pdf

 

 

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Research Student Scholarship

 

 

This scholarship offers applicants the opportunity to spend 18 or 24 months conducting independent research under a Japanese professor. Any field of study is eligible for the scholarship, but applicants must find a Japanese professor willing to supervise their research. However, this does not guarantee that the applicant will be placed with that professor.

 

Deadline (must be received by) May 26, 2014

 

Exam and Interview Date June 2014

 

Qualifications

-Applicants must be under 35 years of age as of April 1 of the year of departure.
- Applicants must be university or college graduates.
- Applicants must intend to continue a course of study previously begun, i.e. shall not begin study in a field new to the applicant.
- Applicants must gain a pledge from a Japanese professor that he or she is willing to supervise the study of the applicant.

- Applicants must learn and receive instruction in the Japanese language.

 

Application Documents

 

 

 

 

Notes doc pdf
Application Guidelines doc pdf
Application Form doc pdf
Acceptance Letter doc pdf
Certificate of Health doc pdf
Field of Study doc pdf
Guidelines doc pdf
Placement Preference doc pdf
Recommendation Form doc pdf
Application Package doc pdf

 

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Specialized Training Scholarship

 

 

This scholarship offers applicants the opportunity to spend up to 3 years at a Japanese professional training schools.

 

Deadline (must be received by)

May 26, 2014

 

Exam and Interview Date

June 2014

Qualifications

- Applicants must be from 17 to 21 years of age as of April 1 of the year of departure.
- Applicants must have graduated from high school by March of the year of departure.
- Applicants must learn and receive instruction in the Japanese language.

 

Application Documents

 

 

 

 

Notes doc pdf

Application Guidelines

doc

pdf

Application Form

doc

pdf

Fields of Study

doc

pdf

Certificate of Health

doc

pdf

Application Package

doc

pdf

 

 

 

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