Japan is one of the most famous country for abroad study. Japan is one of the most developed nation in the world. Japan leads the world in the field of technology. The education system of japan is world ranked. The education quality for national and international students is same. The main reason which attracts the international students is the scholarship program of japan. There are many types of scholarships programs which are offered by Japanese government, Japanese university and many other organizations. The types of scholarship in Japan may different depends on who provide you. Only scholarship may not maintain your life as a student, it only helps as supplement of expenses. So apply before japan, learn more about scholarship program and make a decision. But you should not depends only scholarship. Here is the list of available scholarship in japan, find the best one and select.
1. Scholarship offered by Japanese government:
In such types of scholarship government offer a round-trip air ticket and living expenses only. Student who get this scholarship , he/she may not apply for another scholarship program. Only less than 5 % students get this scholarship per year.
2. Scholarship provide by the Japanese students service organization (JASSO)
They offer two types of scholarship :
– Monbukagakusho Honors scholarship for privately financed international students
Students who get excellent result on Japanese university they can apply for this scholarship. Then you may take the test exam, if you perform better then you may selected for scholarship, they provide you approximately 50000 yen.
– Student Exchange support program
This scholarship is mainly target the international students. They provide 80000 yen to the selected student. Only less than 3 percent student such scholarship per year.
3. Scholarship provided by local Government and international Exchange Organizations
Such scholarship are offered by Japanese local government and related international exchage organization. In such scholarship program they provide few thousands. Students who get this scholarship may not apply for any other scholarship.
4. Scholarships provide by provided by privet scholarship foundation
Such types of scholarship are offers by privately companies or foundation. Such type of scholarship are provided for specific students of specific area and specific university , everyone can not apply for this scholarship. Students who get this they may not apply for any other scholarships.
Some Scholarships in Japan
1. Aichi scholarship program
For this scholarship you need to apply through the school. This scholarship is offers mainly targeting the international students, like Nepal , Pakistan , Philippines, Singapore, south Korea, Srilanka , Thailand, Bhutan, Brunei, China, India, Malaysia, magnolia etc. This scholarship is offers for ten students.
2. The Asahi Glass Scholarship Foundation
For this scholarship you need to apply through the school. To apply for this scholarship you for this scholarship you need to staying for one years. This scholarship is for doctor and masters program. This scholarship is only for Indonesian, Chinese, Korean and Thai students. Under this scholarship they provide for 12 students.
3. Association for Asian Education Exchange
For this scholarship you need to apply through the school. And also you need to apply from japan. This scholarship is for maters level program. But only Chinese student can apply for this scholarship. They provide scholarship for only few Chinese students.
4. Kawaguchi Shizu Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is offered by The Asian Foundation for international Scholarship Interchange. For this scholarship you need to go through the school. For this scholarship you need to apply form japan. This scholarship is mainvily target the Asian students. This scholarship is available for all level, undergraduate, master’s and doctoral program.
5. Open Scholarship in Japan
This scholarship is offered by Atsumi International foundation. For this scholarship you need to apply direct to the foundation. To apply for this scholarship you need to staying in japan for one year. This scholarship is available for only master’s level. It is one of the high paid scholarship for international students, in japan. Only 12 international students can get this scholarship per year.
6. Ishikawa Prefectural Scholarship for Privately Financed Foreign Students
This scholarship is offer by Ishikawa Prefecture. For this scholarship you need to apply through the school. You need to apply this scholarship from japan. This is available for all international students who is studying there. This scholarship available for all academic level, training school, college, undergraduate level, master level, and doctoral level. Approximately 200 candidates may get this scholarship in one year.
This only in not scholarship in japan. There are other many scholarships program, but they offer scholarship for few international students.