Japanese Government Scholarships

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.
• Applications for the 2020 Japanese Government Scholarship for the following categories: Undergraduate, Research, Specialized Training and College of Technology are now CLOSED.

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. 

For more information, please choose and click the category you are applying with.

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. : (02) 85515710 loc 4210, 2315 or 2313

Japanese Government Application Schedule and Process

Sample Exams from 2015

Please click here to download the sample examinations from the 2015 Research, Undergraduate, Professional Training (Special Training College) and College of Technology categories.  

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