Calling all students involved in on-campus or off-campus extracurricular activities such as sports, dance, the arts, debate, business competitions, international exchange, and volunteer activities to apply for the “Incentive Scholarships for Self-motivated
(100,000 yen awarded to student organizations, 50,000 yen awarded to individual applicants)
The main objective of this scholarship is to recognize students actively involved in extracurricular self-motivated activities. The scholarship has been broken into three separate award categories of “Social Contribution Award,” “Award for Excellence in Cultural Activities, Arts, and Sports,” and “Award for Outstanding Contributions to Learning.” Both individual students and student organizations are eligible to apply. It is also possible for individuals involved in off-campus activities to apply.
The University will widely publicize the activities of selected organizations/individuals within the APU community.
Flyer – Download
①Social Contribution Award
Student organizations or individuals whose activities significantly contributed to solving problems confronting local communities or society as a whole either within Japan or overseas.
②Award for Excellence in Cultural
Activities, Arts, and Sports
Student groups or individuals who have made continuous efforts to achieve the high goals they have set and who have a record of excellence in one of the areas of cultural activities, the arts, or sports. *This includes participation in extracurricular competitions. (Competitions independent of a course.)
③Award for Outstanding Contributions to Learning
Student groups or individuals who have organized and held creative events or activities that utilize their studies at APU to share their learning with a wide range of people.
Activities must have taken place between July. 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021.
Please refer to the “Application Guidelines for the APU Incentive Scholarship for Self-motivated Students” for details. – Download
Please use the form designated for the award category you are applying for. （Refer to the above application guidelines for further information.）
Applicants who do not use the correct application form for the award category they are applying for will not have their application screened.
①Form A：Social Contribution Award Application Form – Download
②Form B：Award for Excellence in Cultural Activities, Arts, and Sports Application Form – Download
③Form C：Award for Outstanding Contributions to Learning Application Form – Download
④Form D：Activity Achievements - List of Supporting Documents – Download
⑤Form E：Activity Assessment Form – Download
※All of the above forms are Microsoft Word documents.
Submit the application forms to the Student Office by email. Submit to: email@example.com
Friday, July 5, 2021 (Submit by 9:00 am.)
We hope many students will take advantage of this opportunity to apply and be recognized for their hard work!
Student Office firstname.lastname@example.org