Scholarships for International Students

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AY2021
Scholarship Application deadline Submission Location Detailed information Application form Notes
Swadesh DeRoy Scholarship December 31, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines (PDF) Application form (PDF) NEW
YONEX Sports Foundation Scholarship December 21, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines (1)
Guidelines (2) (PDF)
Application form NEW
Oita Kotsu Scholarship November 30, 2020
-
December 11 2020
11:00
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF)
Chart (PDF)
Survey NEW
Japan-China Friendship Association
Ariake Japan Scholarship
(※Chinese Students Only)
November 27, 2020
-
December 3, 2020
Apply directly Guidelines Application form NEW
Kyushu Oil Labor Union Stork Scholarship October 26, 2020
-
November 12, 2020
11:00
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
MAKITA Jinichi Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Oita Rotary Club Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship Screening (PDF)
NITORI Scholarship November 1, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
ITO Foundation Scholarship October 31, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Scholarship
(※Taiwanese Students Only)
October 30, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
Seiho Scholarship August 3, 2020
-
August 24, 2020
11:00
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
Heiwa Nakajima Scholarship Screening (PDF)
T.Banage India Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Toyota Tsusho Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship Screening (PDF)
JT Global Scholarship
*Graduate student Only
Screening (PDF)
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship
*Graduate student Only
Screening (PDF)
Foundation Website

AY2020
Scholarship Application deadline Submission Location Detailed information Application form Notes
Fall ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize October 23, 2020
16:30
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Guidelines (PDF) Survey CLOSED
Fall ANDO Momofuku Award Guidelines (PDF) Survey CLOSED
Nichigin Grand Prix
(Essay and Presentation Competition)
September 30, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines
(※Japanese Only)
Application form
(※Japanese Only)
CLOSED
Essay Competition (FALIA) September 10, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
TOBE MAKI Scholarship Foundation June 30, 2020
(Deadline extended)
Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
Spring ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize June 22, 2020
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Guidelines (PDF) Survey CLOSED
Spring ANDO Momofuku Award Guidelines (PDF) Survey
ASSURAN International Scholarship (Fall) May 15, 2020
-
May 29, 2020
23:59
(Japan Time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF)) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
Ichikawa Scholarship for African Students Screening (PDF)
International Human resource Network
Organization Scholarship (IHNO)
Screening (PDF)
Nikaido Scholarship
(For Student enrolled in September)
Screening (PDF)
SATO Yo International Scholarship (Fall) Screening (PDF)
Nojima Foundation Scholarship April 30, 2020 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
IUCHI Foundation
International student scholarship
(※ Myanmar students ONLY)
April 24, 2020
(Deadline at APU)
Apply directly
(Application through APU required)
Guidelines (PDF)
Supplementary note (PDF)
Application form (PDF)
Application form (Word)
CLOSED
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship (New applicants)
Online: April 21, 2020 17:00
Mail: April 23, 2020 15:00
Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
(Renewing applicants)
Online: April 14, 2020 17:00
Mail: April 16, 2020 15:00
Honors Scholarship
for Privately Financed International Students (JASSO)
February 17, 2020
-
March 6, 2020
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
Honors Scholarship
for Privately Financed International Students(JASSO-Myanmar)
Screening (PDF)
JEES Shosu Scholarship Screening (PDF)
JEES Shugaku Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Mitsubishi UFJ Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Oita Prefecture Scholarship Screening (PDF)
PARU Inoue Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Sojitsu Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Yokoman Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Unicharm Scholarship Screening (PDF)
ASSURAN International Scholarship (Spring) January 6, 2020
-
January 17, 2020
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
Fuji Seal Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Hashiya Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Kobayashi Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Korean Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Nikaido Scholarship
(For Student enrolled in April)
Screening (PDF)
SGH Foundation Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Suzaki Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Tohkoh Jushi Scholarship Screening (PDF)
IUCHI Foundation
International student scholarship
(※ Myanmar students ONLY)
January 6, 2020
(deadline at APU)
Apply directly
(application through APU required)
Guidelines (PDF)
Supplementary note (PDF)
Application form (PDF)
Application form (Word)
CLOSED
YONEX Sports Foundation Scholarship December 20, 2019 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
Oita Kotsu Scholarship December 2, 2019
-
December 13, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey CLOSED
Japan-China Friendship Association
Ariake Japan Scholarship
(※Chinese Students Only)
November 28, 2019
-
December 5, 2019
Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
Kyushu Oil Labor Union Stork Scholarship November 1, 2019
-
November 15, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
MAKITA Jinichi Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Oita Rotary Club Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Tatsunoko Foundation Scholarship Screening (PDF)
ITO Foundation Scholarship October 31, 2019 Apply directly Guidelines(1)
Guidelines(2)(PDF)
Application form CLOSED
NITORI Scholarship October 31, 2019 Apply directly Guidelines Application form CLOSED
Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Scholarship
※Taiwanese Students Only
October 25, 2019 Apply directly Guidelines (PDF)
Guidelines (Website)
Application form (PDF)
Application form (Website)
CLOSED
Heiwa Nakajima Scholarship August 1, 2019
-
August 31, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey Screening (PDF) Survey
Chart (PDF)
CLOSED
Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students (JASSO)
(AY2019)
Screening (PDF)
Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students
(Sub Sahara-JASSO)(AY2019)
Screening (PDF)
JT Global Scholarship
*Graduate student Only
Screening (PDF)
Mitsubishi Research Institute Asia Research Fellow Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship
*GSMM Course Only
Screening (PDF)
Foundation Website
Seiho Scholarship Screening (PDF)
T.Banage India Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Toyota Tsusho Scholarship Screening (PDF)
Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship Screening (PDF)

AY2019
Scholarship Application deadline Submission Location Notes
Fall ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize October 25, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Fall ANDO Momofuku Award CLOSED
Essay Competition(FALIA) September 12, 2019 Apply directly CLOSED
ASSURAN International Scholarship (Fall) May 24, 2019
-
June 7, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Ichikawa Scholarship for African Students
International Human resource Network
Organization Scholarship
Nikaido Scholarship
(For Student enrolled in September)
SATO Yo International Scholarship (Fall)
Soroptimist International of Beppu Scholarship
Spring ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize May 17, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Spring ANDO Momofuku Award
TOBE MAKI Scholarship Foundation May 10, 2019 Apply directly CLOSED
NITORI Scholarship April 30, 2019 Apply directly CLOSED
The Iwakuni Foundation for Scholarship April 25, 2019 Apply directly CLOSED
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship (New applicants)
Online: April 23, 2019 17:00
Mail: April 25, 2019 15:00
Apply directly CLOSED
(Renewing applicants)
Online: April 16, 2019 17:00
Mail: April 18, 2019 15:00
Honors Scholarship
for Privately Financed International Students(JASSO)
March 1, 2019
-
March 22, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Honors Scholarship
for Privately Financed International Students(JASSO-Sub Sahara)
JEES Shosu Scholarship
JEES Shugaku Scholarship
Mitsubishi UFJ Scholarship
Oita Prefecture Scholarship
PARU INOUE Scholarship
Sojitsu Scholarship
Unicharm Scholarship
Yokoman Scholarship
SGH Foundation Scholarship February 18, 2019
-
March 1, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
ASSURAN International Scholarship (Spring) January 7, 2019
-
January 18, 2019
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Fuji Seal Scholarship
Hashiya Scholarship
Kobayashi Scholarship
Korean Scholarship
Nikaido Scholarship
(For Student enrolled in April)
SGH Foundation Scholarship
Suzaki Scholarship
Tohkoh Jushi Scholarship
KAWAGUCHI Shizuka Memorial Scholarship January 16, 2019
16:30
Apply directly
(application through APU required)
CLOSED
YONEX Sports Foundation Scholarship December 20, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
Oita Kotsu Scholarship December 3, 2018
-
December 14, 2018
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
NIWA UICHIRO Scholarship November 29, 2018
-
December 6, 2018
Apply directly CLOSED
Mitsubishi Research Institute Asia Research Fellow Scholarship Nov. 22, 2018
-
Nov. 29, 2018
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
NITORI Scholarship November 18, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
Ichikawa Scholarship for African Students
(AY2018)
November 1, 2018
-
November 16, 2018
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Kyushu Oil Labor Union Stork Scholarship
MAKITA Jinichi Scholarship
Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship
Oita Rotary Club Scholarship
Tatsunoko Foundation Scholarship
ITO Foundation Scholarship
(※Master Course Only)
October 31, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Scholarship
※Taiwanese Students Only
October 26, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
INOAC International Education Scholarship October 25, 2018
16:30
Apply directly
(application through APU required)
CLOSED
JT Global Scholarship
*Graduate Student Only
October 8
-
October 19,
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship
*Master Course Only
Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students
(AY2018)
August 23, 2018
-
August 31, 2018
23:59
(Japan time)
Student Office Survey CLOSED
Heiwa Nakajima Scholarship August 1, 2018
-
August 31, 2018
23:59
(Japan time)
SEIHO Scholarship
T.Banage India Scholarship
TOYOTA TSUSYO Scholarship
Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship

AY2018
Scholarship Application deadline Submission Location Notes
Tourism Essay Contest October 1, 2018
-
November 27, 2018
Apply directly CLOSED
Fall ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize October 26, 2018
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
Fall ANDO Momofuku Award
Essay Competition September 13, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
ASSURAN International Scholarship (Fall) May 25, 2018
-
June 8, 2018 16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
Ichikawa African Students Scholarship
Nikaido Scholarship (For Student enrolled in September)
SATO Yo Interational Scholarship (Fall)
Spring ANDO Momofuku Honor Prize May 18, 2018
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
Spring ANDO Momofuku Award
TOBE MAKI Scholarship Foundation May 9, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
Otsuka-Toshimi Scholarship Web; April 26, 2018 17:00
Mail; May 1, 2018 15:00
Apply directly CLOSED
JEES NIHONGO KYOIKUFUKYU Scholarship April 20, 2018
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
The Iwakuni Foudation for Scholarship April 6, 2018
-
April 19, 2018
Apply directly CLOSED
Fuji Seal Scholarship March 1, 2018
-
March 23, 2018
16:30
Student Office Service Counter
(E-mail or mail also accepted)
CLOSED
Honors Scholarship
for Privately Financed International Students
JEES Shosu Scholarship
JEES Shugaku Scholarship
Korean Scholarship
Mitsubishi UFJ Scholarship
Nikaido Scholarship
(For Student enrolled in April)
Oita Prefecture Scholarship
PARU INOUE Scholarship
Sojitsu Scholarship
Suzaki Scholarship
Tohkoh Jushi Scholarship
Unicharm Scholarship
Yokoman Scholarship
KAWAGUCHI Shizuka Memorial Scholarship
※JLPT-N1 certified only
January 31, 2018 Apply directly CLOSED
ASSURAN International Scholarship (Spring)
January 9, 2018
-
January 23, 2018
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
Sagawa Scholarship
Kobayashi Scholarship
Oita Kotsu Scholarship January 12, 2018
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
NITORI Scholarship November 19, 2017 Apply directly CLOSED
MAKITA Jinichi Scholarship November 1, 2017
-
November 17, 2017
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship
Tatsunoko Foundation Scholarship
Oita Rotary Club Scholarship
Kyushu Oil Labor Union Stork Scholarship
NIWA UICHIRO Scholarship November 10, 2017
-
November 17, 2017
Apply directly CLOSED
INOAC International Education Scholarship November 2, 2017 Applu directly (application through APU required) CLOSED
ITO Foundation Scholarship (Master Course Only) October 31, 2017 Apply directly CLOSED
Otsuka-Toshimi Scholarship
*Master Course Only
October 27, 2017
16:30
Student Office Service Counter CLOSED
Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Scholarship
※Taiwanese Students Only
October 27, 2017 Apply directly CLOSED
SEIHO Scholarship August 1, 2017
-
August 31, 2017
16:30
Student Office Service Counter
(E-mail or mail also accepted)
CLOSED
Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship
TOYOTA TSUSYO Scholarship
Heiwa Nakajima Scholarship
T.Banage India Scholarship

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