Japanese Grant Aid For Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) | Philippine Scholarship

Japanese Grant Aid For Human Resource Development Scholarship

The Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship by Japanese Grant Aid (JDS) (former Japanese Grant Aid for Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS)) is to support human resource development of the Japanese grant aid recipient countries. JDS Project targets the highly capable young officials (mainly government) who are expected to engage in implementing social and economic development plans as a future leader.

 

The JDS is one of the longest-running international scholarship programs offered by the Japanese government to Filipino professionals who want to study in Japan. The Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship by Japanese Grant Aid or JDS is open for Filipinos engaged in formulating and implementing socio-economic development plans and become future leaders in their respective fields.

 

The JDS is open to Filipinos, between 22 and 39 years old who are interested to pursue master’s degree in Japan in an effort to support Philippine development. JDS Fellows are also expected to contribute to the enhanced bilateral relations between their countries and Japan, with well-rounded knowledge of Japan.

 

JDS Project offers 2-year Master’s courses at Japanese Universities in English. JDS Fellows will get a special opportunity for directly learning the forefront knowledge in the technological environment as well as for building the wide human networks.

 

There will be 20 scholars selected per year. To start with, JDS Fellows will be provided with pre-departure orientations, arrival briefing and orientation program to prepare your study in Japan, and with support for initial settling in including immigration related procedures and housing.

 

 

Benefits

Full tuition fees

 

One round trip air fare

 

Arrival allowance

 

Monthly scholarship

 

Subsidiary allowance for purchasing books

 

Subsidiary allowance for shipping

 

Subsidiary allowance for travelling and seminar

 

Overseas travel insurance

 

Supports from the agent: finding accommodation, initial settlement of your life in Japan, emergency situation, etc.

 

 

Further reading, http://jds-scholarship.org/country/philippines/

 

 

 

Eligibility

Citizens of the Republic of the Philippines

 

Between 22 and 39 as of application date

 

Must be an employee of the Target Organization and not a member of the military

 

Have a performance rating of at least very satisfactory in the organization

 

Have not been awarded any other foreign scholarships for obtaining a master’s degree

 

 

 

Work experience

Currently employed in the Target Organization

 

Have permanent status or its equivalent

 

At least 2 years work experience

 

 

Here is the list of Target Organizations

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Academic background

Possess a Bachelor Degree relevant to target fields

 

English proficiency: TOEFL PBT 440/iBT or IELTS 6.5 or higher

 

CP1-1 Kobe University/ CP1-2 International Christian University/ CP1-3 Nagoya University: 16 years of formal education is required, however, relevant academic/ research career or working experience can be considered as the alternative to meet the requirement

 

 

 

How to Apply

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Read more, http://jds-scholarship.org/country/philippines/apply.html

 

 

JDS project is the long term scholarship project of the Government of the Philippines through the assistance of the Government of Japan. The objective of the JDS project is to provide the Philippine nationals with opportunities for obtaining Master’s Degree at Japanese Universities in order to support the human resource development policies of the Government of the Philippines, and eventually to extend and strengthen the bilateral relations between Japan and the Philippines. Every year, JDS will select at least 20 scholars.

 

JDS Philippine Scholarship

 

Submit your application to




 

JICE JDS Project Office in the Philippines

Unit 2-F1, Island Plaza Salcedo

105 LP Leviste, Salcedo Village, Makati City

Philippines

Telephone: 02 753 3261

Email: jds.philippines@jic.org

 

 

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