23 Apr

2627 Roxas Boulevard, 1300 Pasay City, Philippines
Phone:  551-5710 Ext. 2314/2316 Fax: 551-5784

Applications are now open for the 2012 Japanese Government Scholarships:

  • Undergraduate
  • Special Training
  • College of Technology
  • Research categories.

Application forms and requirements can be downloaded from the Embassy Website: ( and will be available at the JICC Library in Manila, the Consular Offices of Japan in Cebu City and Davao City in middle of April.

Deadline for submission of requirements is on May 27, 2011 (Friday).

Since 1954, the Government of Japan has made education in Japanese universities and other institutions accessible to about 3,000 Filipino students through the Japanese Government Scholarships. The scholarship aims to develop future leaders by granting outstanding Filipino students a chance to further pursue their studies in Japan.

For inquiries regarding the Japanese Government Scholarships, please visit or call:

Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC)

Embassy of Japan

2627 Roxas Boulevard , Pasay City 1300

Tel #: (02) 551-5710 local 2315 and 2317

Consular Office of Japan , Cebu

7/F Keppel Ctr., Samar Loop cor.

Cardinal Rosales Ave

Cebu Business Park , 6000 Cebu City

Tel #: (032) 231-7321/22

Consular Office of Japan, Davao

Suite B305m, 3/F, Plaza de Luisa Complex

140 Ramon Magsaysay Ave.,

8000 Davao City

Tel #: (082) 221-3100

Free scholarship consultations are also held at the library of the Embassy of Japan every Friday at 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM and 2:00-4:30 PM. Interested individuals are requested to bring a valid ID so they can enter the embassy premises.

Other useful links about studying in Japan :

Study in Japan Comprehensive Guide

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology ( Japan )

University degree courses offered in English (JASSO)

Student Exchange Support Program (Scholarship for Short-term Study in Japan ) JASSO

Japan Study Support


11 Responses to “BE A STUDENT IN JAPAN”

  1. charlene san pedro May 12, 2011 at 6:20 am #

    gusto ko po sana mag apply sa scholarship program niyo po, salamat po.

  2. Precious West May 12, 2011 at 6:43 am #

    Sure you can Charlene! Just check out the website and their requirements. Good Luck! 🙂

    • nes May 17, 2011 at 3:18 pm #

      the link you gave isn’t working.. any other site that we can check it out? and also, does this scholarship program also applies to those in college (undergraduate)? thanks po.! i’m hoping for your response 🙂

      • Precious West May 18, 2011 at 2:30 am #

        Hi Nes,

        Sorry for that broken link. It is fixed now 🙂


  3. nes May 18, 2011 at 1:03 pm #

    hi, it’s me again 🙂 thank you so much for your fast reply. i have a last question, do we need to have a passport in order to apply for this scholarship? thanks again. ^^,

  4. Jhayar July 14, 2011 at 12:38 am #

    are you offering a masters degree?..

  5. November 8, 2011 at 11:26 am #

    college undergraduate po ako. am I still qualified?

  6. Lagrosas Muju February 10, 2012 at 10:21 am #


  7. angie arcilla June 16, 2012 at 8:45 am #

    good afternoon po! 🙂 interested po ako about the scholarship.How can I avail the said scholarship and what courses do we have?

  8. angie arcilla June 16, 2012 at 8:48 am #

    sana po available pa din po kayo to rely us.. thanks

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