The scholarship system at APU has been developed to help provide equal opportunities to students and support the growth of our diverse student body. Here you can find information about some of the unique APU scholarships that you can apply for after you enter APU.
In addition to the scholarships listed here, a comprehensive range of scholarships are available at APU including scholarships offered by the University, prefectural and municipal organisations, and private foundations.
Scholarships currently accepting applications
The ANDO Momofuku Award
Up to 500,000JPY is awarded to 2nd and 3rd year undergraduate students who satisfy at least one of the following criteria:
1) Have displayed outstanding scholastic achievement
2) Have displayed outstanding achievement in extracurricular and/or independent activities
The ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize
Open to undergraduate students scheduled to graduate from APU who have displayed outstanding scholastic and self-initiated achievements. The winning recipient is awarded up to 1,000,000JPY upon their graduation.
Academic Merit Scholarship
100,000JPY is awarded in each applicable semester to undergraduate student(s) in each college who have gained the required amount of credits and achieved the highest GPA.
Incentive Scholarship for Self-motivated Students
Students and/or organizations that have displayed exceptional performance in extracurricular activities are awarded up to 50,000JPY for individuals and up to 100,000JPY for organizations.
Resident Assistant Scholarship
20,000JPY is paid every month to students that have been appointed as Resident Assistants (RA) at AP House (student dormitory).