Call for Application: MEXT Scholarship for Japanese Studies (From autumn 2020 for one academic year)


The Japanese Government Scholarship for Japanese Studies

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of Japan offers scholarships to international students who wish to study for a period of one year at designated Japanese universities as Japanese Studies Students in order to deepen their understanding of the Japanese language, Japanese affairs and Japanese culture under the Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Program as follows.

Please find the guideline and the required application forms from the link below.


Application deadline: Friday 21, February 2020
Application should be sent to Danish Agency for Science and  Higher Education (Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse, Internationale Uddannelsesprogrammer) through your university's International office.

Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse
Internationale Uddannelsesprogrammer
Jessens Mole 12
5700 Svendborg
Write on the Envelope: MEXT Scholarships for Japanese Studies                    

Please also find information in Danish below (Uddannelses- og Forskings Ministeriet):

Selected candidates will be invited for the Japanese language test and interview at the Embassy in the week 10 of 2020.

For more information, please contact:
Ms. Shima Hasegawa Møller, Culture and Public Relations Section,
Embassy of Japan in Denmark at, (Tel: 33 45 51 22 ).