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Other scholarships for privately-funded students

Privately funded students are eligible to apply for the scholarships listed below after enrolling in Kumamoto University. The application period qualification requirements and the contents of each scholarship are subject to change. Information on each scholarship will be posted on the bulletin board of the Center for G. In addition, be sure to submit scholarship application forms to the office for International students (Kyomukikaku-kakari) or the International Student Office.

Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students (Gakushu Shoreihi)

・Application Period: Around April
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time students or research students enrolled in graduate programsPrivately funded full-time students in undergraduate programs
・Stipend: undergraduates = ¥48,000 / month graduate students = ¥65,000 / month

Mizuno Teijiro Memorial Foundation Scholarship

・Application Period: Around April
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time graduate students from China
・Stipend: ¥50,000 / month

Docomo Scholarship

・Application Period: Around April
・Qualification: Privately funded first-year master's course students from Asian countries who are studying IT
・Stipend: ¥120,000 / month

Korean Scholarship Foundation

・Application Period: Around April
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time undergraduate or graduate students from South Korea
・Stipend: undergraduates = ¥ 25,000/month; master's course students = ¥ 40,000/month; doctoral course students = ¥ 70,000/month

Rotary Suzaki Scholarship

・Application Period: Around May
・Qualification: Privately funded students who are not the recipients of any other scholarships
・Stipend: ¥30,000 / month

 

Rotary Yoneyama Scholarship

・Application Period: August to September
・Qualification: Privately funded students who will be in their last year in each course in the next academic year
・Stipend: undergraduates = ¥ 100,000/month; graduate students = ¥ 140,000/month

Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Scholarship

・Application Period: Around September
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time undergraduate or graduate students who will be continuing their full-time undergraduate or graduate studies in the next academic year
・Stipend: ¥ 100,000/month

KDDI Foundation Scholarship

・Application Period: June to August
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time graduate students who are studying IT Field
・Stipend:¥120,000/month

Saneyoshi Scholarship

・Application Period: September to October
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time undergraduate, graduate, or research students in engineering and science
・Stipend: ¥250,000 / year

Asia International Friendship Scholarship (Kawaguchi Shizuka Memorial Scholarship)

・Application Period: November to mid-December
・Qualification: Privately funded students from Asian countries who will be continuing their full-time undergraduate or graduate studies in the next academic year
・Stipend: undergraduates, master course students ¥60,000 / monthdoctoral course students ¥70,000 / month

Iwatani International Students Scholarship

・Application Period: mid-November to early December
・Qualification: Privately funded students from East Asia or Southeast Asia who will be pursuing graduate studies in the next academic year in the field of natural science
・Stipend:¥150,000 / month

Kumamoto YWCA Scholarship

・Application period: October to November
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time graduate or research students
・Stipend: ¥60,000 / year

 

Kyouritu Scholarship

・Application Period: November to December
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time undergraduate or graduate students from Asian countries.
・Stipend: ¥60,000 / month or ¥100,000 / month

ASSURAN Scholarship

・Application Period: December to February
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time undergraduate or graduate students from Asian countries.
・Stipend: ¥100,000 / month

JT Asia Scholarship

・Application Period: December to January
・Qualification: Privately funded full-time graduates or undergraduates from Asia countries.
・Stipend: ¥150,000 / month

Sato Scholarship

・Application Period: July to August
・Qualification: Privately funded students from Asia
・Stipend: undergraduates = ¥ 120,000/month; graduate students = ¥ 180,000

Sagawa Scholarship

・Application Period: February to early April
・Qualification: Privately funded students from Southeast Asian countries who will be in their third year of undergraduate studies, in their first year in a master's course, or in their second year in a doctoral course (or third year in a doctoral course in Medicine) in the next academic year
・Stipend: ¥100,000 / month

Lions Club Scholarship

・Application Period: February to March
・Qualification: Privately funded graduate students
・Stipend: ¥50,000 / month

Konan Asia Scholarship

・Application Period: February to March
・Qualification: Privately funded students from Asian countries who will be in their fourth year of undergraduate studies, in their second year in a master's course, or in their last year in a doctoral course during the next academic year
・Stipend: ¥100,000 / month

 

* Privately funded students can apply directly to each foundation for the following scholarships. Please contact each individual scholarship foundation's homepage for more details.

Otsuka Toshimi Foundation Scholarship

( URL : http://www.otsukafoundation.org/)
・Application Period: April to May
・Qualification: Privately funded students from Asia or Africa who are studying Medical Science or Pharmacy
・Stipend:¥1,000,000 / year - ¥1,500,000 / year

College Women's Association of Japan (CWAJ) Scholarship

( URL : http://www.cwaj.org)
・Application Period: May to late October
・Qualification: Female graduate students
・Stipend: ¥2,000,000 / year

Interchange Association Scholarship

( URL : http://www.koryu.or.jp)
・Application Period: September to October
・Qualification: Privately funded students from Taiwan who will be pursuing full-time graduate studies in the next academic year
・Stipend: master course students ¥152,000 /month : doctoral course students ¥153,000 /month

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