Funding: Monbukagakusho (Japanese Government) Research Studies Scholarship

money-150-2Greetings from the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit.

The Monbukagakusho (Japanese Government) Research Studies Scholarship application is now available. The Research Studies Scholarship offers university graduates the opportunity to conduct research in Japan. Studies for this scholarship are conducted at the graduate level and can be used to attain one’s Master’s degree, a PhD or to conduct research work. The scholarship reward includes round-trip airfare, university tuition and fees, and a stipend for monthly living and is generally for a 1.5 to 2 year time period.

Further information and application materials can be found at: http://www.detroit.us.emb-japan.go.jp/pdf/en/pr/2016%20MEXT%20Research.pdf. The application will be due to the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit on Wednesday, June 10th and applicants must be available to come to our Consulate onWednesday, June 24th for testing and interviews.

This is a wonderful opportunity and we would greatly appreciate it if you could distribute this flyer to any students who you think might be interested in taking part in this scholarship program.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Best regards,

Rhea Young

Education & Public Affairs Coordinator

JET Program & MEXT Scholarship Coordinator

Consulate General of Japan

400 Renaissance Center, Suite 1600

Detroit, MI 48243

(313)567-0120 Ext. 228

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Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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