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For details, contact the International Liaison Office, at the Graduate School of Frontier Sciences (ILO)
Ext.: 64561, Email: ilo [at] (Replace the [at] with ‘@’)

How to Apply for Private Scholarships Steps to Apply
(1) Application Form (Word)
(2) Application Form English version (Word)
(3) Sample Application Form

Before applying to Private Scholarships, please be aware of the FOLLOWING

1. Scholarships applicable Pre-enrollment

1. ‘Todai Fellowship’ Applying through GSFS/UTokyo

The Todai Fellowship provides financial support to international students of excellent academic achievement in their academic research in the doctoral courses of The University of Tokyo by granting a scholarship (hereinafter referred to as the “Todai Fellowship”) as well as promotes the admission of international students from various countries.

This scholarship should be applied at the same time as submitting an entrance application. The result of admission decision and the scholarship will be notified at the same time. For details, see the application guideline.

1. Eligibility

a. Those who applying for admission to a doctoral course of the Graduate School of Frontier Sciences.

b. Those who hold a valid visa to stay in Japan as a “College Student”

c. Those who are not applying and/or planning to apply for fellowships or scholarships provided by private organizations.

2. Stipend

JPY 200,000/month (Fellowship recipients must not submit any application for tuition exemption.)

3. Period of Payment

Three years

4. Required forms for application

a. Application Form for Todai Fellowship

b. Recommendation letter from your former supervisor (preferably from your master program supervisor)

c. Study Plan

d. List of past achievments


2. Applying directly to providers


2. Scholarships applicable Post-enrollment

> 2020.3.27 Moritani Scholarship Foundation/ Deadline: April 3 (Fri), 2020 by 16:00
> 2020.3.26 Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation/ Deadline:April 14/21 (Tue), 2020
> 2020.3.25 Docomo International Student Scholarship/ Deadline:April 1 (Wed), 2020 by 10 am
> 2020.3.23 AEON 1% Club 2018 AEON Scholarship/ Closed
> 2020.3.23 Mitsubishi UFJ Foundation / Deadline: March 31 (Tue), 2020 by 17:00
> 2020.3.19 Kajima Scholarship/ Closed
> 2020.3.19 The Daiohs Memorial Foundation /Deadline: May 15 (Fri), 2020
> 2020.3.19 Honjo International Scholarship Foundation/ Deadline: April 30 (Thu), 2020
> 2020.3.10 Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Memorial Foundation/ Closed
> 2020.3.10 JEES・Mitsui Fudosan Scholarship/ Closed
> 2020.3.9 JEES Scholarship (Priority Countries)/ Deadline: April 10 (Fri), 2020
> 2020.2.21 JEES Kentei Scholarship/ Closed
> 2020.2.18 Tobemaki Scholarship Foundation/ Deadline: May 11th (Mon), 2020
> 2020.2.18 JEES Nichino Scholarship /Closed
> 2020.2.10 Asahi Glass Foundation/ Closed
> 2020.2.6 Kobayashi Foundation (Special Research Scholarship)/ Closed
> 2020.2.4 Kashiyama scholarship foundation, Call for Resident of Student Dorm OAK Village/ Closed
> 2020.1.31 SGH Foundation/ Closed
> 2020.1.31 Tokio Marine Kagami Memorial Foundation/ Closed
> 2020.1.10 JEES・Yuasa International Student Scholarship/ Closed
> 2019.12.24 Hashiya Scholarship Foundation/ Closed
> 2019.12.19 Iuchi Foundation/ Closed
> 2019.12.19 East Asian Circle of Applied Technology Foundation/ Closed
> 2019.12.13 Tonen International Scholarship Foundation/ Closed
> 2019.12.10 Guidelines for MEXT Scholarship application Super Global University Project (SGU) – ACY 2020 have been posted.
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