Japan Fully Funded Fellowship Scholarship 2023-24

HomeOpportunityJapan Fully Funded Fellowship Scholarship 2023-24



Post PHD
English, Japanese
Male, Female, Both
Fully Funded
All nationalities

Japan Fully Funded Fellowship Scholarship 2023-24

Description of the Fellowship

The Matsumae International Foundation is a nonprofit organization that was established in 1979 with the aim of promoting international academic and cross-cultural exchange. A unique opportunity for academics from around the world to conduct research in Japan is provided by the foundation through the Matsumae International Foundation Research Fellowship program. Researchers in the natural sciences, engineering, and medical disciplines are also encouraged to apply, as are those in the humanities and social sciences.

The Matsumae International Foundation Research Fellowship initially provides a grant of up to 300,000 yen per month to cover travel, accommodation, and research costs in Japan for a period of three to six months.

Fellows also have access to research facilities and have the opportunity to attend academic conferences and cultural events. The program provides outstanding research opportunities for specialists from diverse sectors while attempting to promote international cooperation and deepen understanding between Japan and other countries.

  • Country: Japan
  • Degree: Fellowship
  • Institution(s): All Japan Universities
  • Funding Coverage: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: 30. June. 2023

Available Subjects of the Fellowship:

The following fields of study are open to applicants for this award.

  • Engineering
  • Natural Sciences
  • Medicine

Natural science, engineering, and medical research are prioritized over all others.

Eligibility Criteria of the Fellowship:

The following requirements must be met by candidates of non-Japanese nationality in order for them to submit their application materials:

  • Candidates must first obtain an invitation (acceptance) letter from a Japanese host institution before submitting their applications.
  • For applicants, a Ph.D. (Doctoral degree) is necessary.
  • At the time of application, candidates must be 49 years old or younger and have a sufficient command of either the English or Japanese language.
  • Additionally, applicants should not currently or have resided in Japan, apart from quick trips for conferences or sightseeing.

Application Procedure for Japan Fellowship:

All application documents from applicants must be submitted by email to the MIF.

  • Application@mif-japan.org is the address.
  • April 1, 2023, to June 30, 2023, Japan Standard Time
  • For any reason, no applications will be accepted before or after the application period.



  • July 10, 2024

University of Sanctuary Scholarships 2024/25 In UK

Scholarships from the University of Sanctuary are available for...

  • July 9, 2024

Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students At King Abdulaziz University 2024 In Saudi Arabia

King Abdulaziz University 2024 Postgraduate Scholarships for International Students...

  • July 9, 2024

Dean’s Health Care Fellowship at Carnegie Mellon University 2024 In USA

For master’s degrees in the subjects the university offers,...

Cookie Consent with Real Cookie Banner