Japanese Government Scholarships


Did you know that for more than 60 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 2021 Japanese Government Scholarship for the following categories: Undergraduate, Research, Specialized Training and College of Technology are now OPEN.
Due to the large volume of inquiries the embassy receives, we regret that we may not be able to respond to all emails and inquiries immediately.
Due to a limited number to no staff available at this time at the Embassy, we will not be able to answer phone inquiries.
For more information, please choose and click the category you are applying with.

●There will be a free face-to-face and phone consultation on JULY 24, 2020 (FRIDAY). Please refer to the following link for details: https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1553943528116222&id=603327926511125

●Email: scholarship@ma.mofa.go.jp


Japanese Government Application Schedule and Process
★Schedule for LAST YEAR: Please note that the timetable for this year differs to previous years★

Sample Exams

Past exams can be viewed here.  

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