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Press Office - PR#11–2010, February 15, 2010


Japanese Government Scholarships 2010




Japanese Government Scholars during

the 2009 September batch pre-departure orientation.


The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC), Embassy of Japan, is still accepting applications for the Teacher Training and Japanese Studies Programs for 2010 until February 26, 2010 (Friday).


Fields of Study
Teacher Training


•Teaching at elementary or secondary educational institution or academic staff in a teacher training school (College professors are not eligible).

• At least 5 years teaching experience, and

• Good academic standing.


Under 35

yrs old
Education management, methods of education, special subjects, observation study, etc.
Japanese Studies


• Majoring in fields related to the Japanese language or culture in a Philippine university.

• Good knowledge of the Japanese language, and

• Good academic standing.


18 to 29 years old
Japanese language, life & culture, etc.



These scholarships are open to all Filipino citizens satisfying the above requirements and age. Application forms are available at the JICC Library in Manila, the Consular Offices of Japan in Cebu City and Davao City, or may be downloaded from the Embassy Website:

( www.ph.emb-japan.go.jp ), “Culture and Education” section.


The selection process is composed of several stages, e.g., document screening, written exams & interviews.


Free scholarship consultations are also held at the library of the Embassy of Japan every Friday at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 2:00-4:30 PM. Interested individuals are requested to bring a valid ID to enter the embassy premises.



For more information, visit or call:


Consular Office of Japan, Cebu

7/F Keppel Ctr., Samar Loop cor. Cardinal Rosales Ave.

Cebu Business Park, 6000 Cebu City

Tel #: (032) 231-7321

Consular Office of Japan, Davao

Suite B305m, 3/F, Plaza de Luisa Complex

140 R. Magsaysay Ave., 8000 Davao City

Tel #: (082) 221-3100



Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC)

Embassy of Japan

2627 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City 1300

Tel #: (02) 551-5710 local 2315 and 2317