The Ajinomoto Post Graduate Scholarship Grant provides financial assistance to deserving Filipino students who are interested in pursuing continuing education. The grant gives a full scholarship in one of the graduate schools in the field of science and technology at the University of Tokyo, Japan. Only 1 student from each of the 6 countries of Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, and Russia.
If the recipient enrolls as a research student, scholarship shall be provided for a maximum of 3 years (1 year as a research student and maximum of 2 years as a master’s course student). The scholarship will be suspended if the recipient fails to pass the entrance exam for a master’s course within a year after arriving in Japan.
If the recipient enrolls as a master’s course student, the scholarship shall be provided for a maximum of 2 years. The applicant can enroll either as a research student first or directly as a master’s course student in one of the courses, except medicine and veterinary medicine, of the graduate schools of the University of Tokyo.
Courses: Science, Pharmaceutical Science, Engineering, Information Science and Technology, Agricultural and Life Science, Interdisciplinary Information Studies, Frontier Science, Mathematical Science, and ITASIA.
The scholarship will be suspended or terminated when you receive any other scholarship, fails to arrive in Japan by the appointed date, fails to pass the entrance examination to a master’s course within one year after arriving to Japan, and provides false information on the application forms.
Must be a Filipino citizen.
Must be under the age of 35.
Must have graduated or is expected to graduate with an excellent academic record (with 15 years of education completed or expected to be completed) and must receive the recommendation of his university president or academic advisor or be otherwise qualified to enroll in the University.
Must show financial need to pursue higher education.
Must have excellent academic record.
Must be able to obtain approval of acceptance from the University of Tokyo and be a registered student for April or October school year.
Must have adequate Japanese language proficiency that is required in order to research and study as a master’s course student of the University of Tokyo.
Must file an application and attend selection procedures in the Philippines.
Must be in good physical and mental health.
Must not be receiving other scholarships.
Must have a strong sense of nationalism, leadership, and motivation.
¥150,000 (approximately PHP 60,000) monthly allowance for a maximum of 1 year as a research student at a graduate school
¥180,000 (approximately PHP 70,000) monthly allowance for a maximum of 2 years as a master’s course student at a graduate school
Full coverage of examination, admission and tuition fees
Full coverage of Japanese language training before going to Japan
Full coverage of airfare to Japan
Further reading, http://www.ajinomoto.com.ph/features/2018-ajinomoto-postgraduate-scholarship-grant/
As further studies in science and technology continue to make significant advances in human lives globally, the Ajinomoto Group expresses its commitment to contribute to the development of scientific research by giving deserving students the opportunity to study in Japan through the Ajinomoto Scholarship Foundation.
As an affiliate of the Tokyo-based Ajinomoto Group, the Ajinomoto Philippines Corporation (APC) calls on Filipinos aspiring to pursue further studies in the field of science and technology at the University of Tokyo to apply for the Ajinomoto Postgraduate Scholarship Grant for ASEAN International Students.
This scholarship grant gives the chosen student the option to enroll first in a one-year research program and then to a two-year master’s program, or directly in a two-year master’s program in any of the following graduate schools in the University of Tokyo
Science, Pharmaceutical Science, Engineering, Information Science and Technology, Agricultural and Life Science, Interdisciplinary Information Studies (ITASIA), Frontier Science, and Mathematical Science
The recipient of the grant is entitled to a full scholarship, monthly allowances, as well as full coverage of examination and admission fees, language training prior to studying in Japan, and airfare to Japan.
And for the requirements, http://www.ajinomoto.com.ph/features/2019-ajinomoto-postgraduate-scholarship-grant/how-to-apply/
The Ajinomoto Postgraduate Scholarship Grant for ASEAN International Students aims to cultivate individuals who will make contributions to the development of Asia and their respective countries.
Through this scholarship grant, they hope the chosen student will not only be able to pursue his or her own dreams, but will also be able to contribute to the economic, cultural and educational development of the Philippine society upon completion of the Master’s degree in Japan.
In the last two years, APC has been sending Filipino students for further studies at the University of Tokyo through the Ajinomoto Postgraduate Scholarship Grant for ASEAN International Students.
Submit your application to
Public Relations Department
Ajinomoto Philippines Corporation
11th Floor V Corporate Centre
125 L P Leviste St Salcedo Village
Makati City, Philippines
Contact: Joyce Mendoza
Direct line: 02 558 5942
Mobile: 0917 727 2445
Fax: 02 779 8453