International scholarship program 2015-2016

Dear  undergraduates, doctoral students and University staff!

Japanese Association of  University women  announces the acceptance of applications for participation in international scholarship program 2015-2016.

Applicants must be women who would like to participate in research projects or educational programs of post-graduate level in Japan. Funding is allocated for a period of 5 to 6 months between September 2015 and March 2016.

Size of grant – from 700,000-1,000,000 yen (depends on the duration and type of training).

In the program can participate specialists with a master’s degree, living outside of Japan, presented a plan for research or educational project for which you want to stay in Japan. Researchers working on his doctoral dissertation (PhD, pre-doctoral, dissertation level) or working on post-doctoral level can also apply for participation in the program, however, the postdoctoral students will have lower priority than other categories of applicants.

The applicant must have an agreement with the Japanese Institute of research (participation in the educational program).

Detailed information about the application procedure presented on the website of the Association:

The deadline for submission of applications for participation in the program in 2015-2016  – March 31, 2015 (date of postmark).

All documents are issued in English.

Applications are accepted only regular mail at:

International Fellowship Committee

Japanese Association of University Women

11-6-101 Samoncho, Shinjuku-ku

Tokyo 160-0017, JAPAN