Open for Application: MIRAI Program


Program Overview

Japan's Friendship Ties Program “MIRAI” (Mutual understanding, Intellectual Relations and Academic Exchange Initiative) invites groups of promising young leaders from Europe, Central Asia and the Caucasus who study Diplomacy, Security Policies, Economics, Science and Technology, Arts and Culture, International Relations, Environmental Sciences, SDGs related studies, Asian Studies, Japan Studies or other related fields, and also who are expected to play an active role in international society and provides opportunities to have intellectual exchanges with Japanese students of the same generations and scholars.

Application Guidelines

Application Guidelines (Visiting Japan Program)
Deadline: 11 September 2023 at 24:00 (UTC)

Application Guidelines (Online Program)
Deadline: 11 September 2023 at 24:00 (UTC)

Programs in the past years and more information:


For enquiries from students based in Denmark, please contact Culture and Public Relations section at the Embassy of Japan in Denmark to