Funding Opportunity: Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship 2018


Type: Undergraduate and Graduate (international students at Japanese universities)

Application deadline: 15 December 2018 1:00P.M. Japan time for both April and fall (September/October) 2019 Enrollment.

Japanese Level: N4+

Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship for applicants residing abroad is for overseas students scheduled to enroll in a Japanese university / graduate school. All Rotary International District in Japan will open for 2019 enrollment.

Applicants are expected to have Japanese language proficiency: to understand basic Japanese: JLPT N4 level.

Applicants have to find out and apply for Japanese universities / graduate schools by themselves before applying for this scholarship. And those who enroll in undergraduates are requested to submit a copy of the application for admission for the university / graduated school. Those who enroll in graduate schools are requested to submit a recommendation letter from a supervisor / professor of the applicants’ targeted graduate school.

  • Announcement of Selection Results:
    Notification of selection results are made by email at the following times: Middle of February 2019.
    *If the applicant is rejected for admission to the issuing university / graduate school, they will lose eligibility for the scholarship at that point.
  • Scholarship:
    For April enrollment: Scholarship payment begins in April 2019
    For fall enrollment: Scholarship payment begins in October (or September) 2019
    (1)Undergraduates                    100,000 yen per month
    (2)Master’s students                  140,000 yen per month
    (3)Doctoral students                  140,000 yen per month
    *Research students are not eligible.
  • Supplemental for Airfare:
    A single one-way-airfare-to-Japan is reimbursed at orientation, after arrival in Japan. Successful applicants must submit documentation showing the one-way-airfare-to-Japan. Only the economy class fee is covered.

*This scholarship is not full-covered, so tuition and enroll fee can NOT be paid by us.
*The application guideline is judged based on the one written in Japanese.

For full details and to apply, visit the website.

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