The Japanese Government Scholarships for international undergraduate students is hosted by the Japanese government in order to help international students in pursuing their bachelor’s degree. They will start their course next year. The scholarship will be given by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan. The name of the scholarship is MEXT Scholarship Program. The eligible students of the scholarship must be able to pick one of the two offered fields. They are Social Sciences and Humanities and Natural Sciences.
The advantages that you are going to receive as the scholarship recipient are:
-Paid Tuition fees
-Monthly stipend of 2,000 or 3,000 yen
-Covered travel costs
The Japanese Government Scholarships for international undergraduate students duration is about five years and it starts from April 2019 to March 2024. The one-year preparatory education in the Japanese language is already included. Here are the eligibility criteria that you are going to meet as an eligible candidate:
-You must be born between 2 April, 1994 and April 1,2002.You must have some interest in learning Japanese language. It can be started before you arrive in Japan.
-You must have and provide a health certificate signed by a physician attesting to show your healthiness without physical or mental conditions
-You must be able to arrive in Japan between 1st and 7th of April 2019.
-You must receive a student visa at the Japanese diplomatic mission in your country and come in Japan with the citizen status as student.
You can send your application of Japanese Government Scholarships for international undergraduate students by completing the required documents to the Japanese diplomatic mission in your country before the closing date. However, you must know the required documents from the Japanese embassy because each country has different application process. You can begin reading more important information about the scholarship through this following link.