Scholarships Available Exclusively for GIGA Program International Students

(Last Updated: December 6, 2016)

The Keio University Faculty of Policy Management and the Faculty of Environment and Information Studies offer two scholarships for exceptional students accepted through Admissions for Overseas Students (GIGA Program). Apply for these scholarships the same time you apply for the GIGA Program. Applications for these scholarships will not be accepted after entrance into Keio University.

Applicants may apply for both of two scholarships, but only one scholarship will be awarded if selected to be a recipient.

[ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS]

The following eligibility requirements apply to both of two scholarships. To be considered for these scholarships, you must:

• be accepted through Admissions for Overseas Students (GIGA Program) to enter the Faculty of Policy Management or the Faculty of Environment and Information Studies in September 2017

• be an incoming first-year student

• be a foreign national

Persons who hold any of the following Japanese residency statuses are NOT eligible to receive: Permanent Resident, Special Permanent Resident, Spouse or Child of Japanese National, Spouse or Child of Permanent Resident, or Long Term Resident.

• Mentor Mitakai Scholarship for International Students
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• MASATADA KOBAYASHI Scholarship for International Students
Details[PDF]

[APPLICATION PROCEDURES]

If you decide to apply to the scholarships above, you may register from the Admission Web Entry System of Admissions for Overseas Students (GIGA Program).

[APPLICATION DEADLINE]

February 13, 2017 (“Application Documents to be Submitted by Postal Mail” must reach our office by this date.)

[Notification of Award]

• Mentor Mitakai Scholarship for International Students

A Notification of Award will be sent out to the students selected as scholarship recipients by postal mail, together with admission registration documents in early April 2017.

• Masatada Kobayashi Scholarship for International Students

A Notification of Award will be sent out to the students selected as scholarship recipients by postal mail, together with admission registration documents in early April 2017.