14 Phd Scholarships to Study in Japan

World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship

The Ramsay Centre

Are you a high-achieving student and leader intent on securing a place in a graduate program overseas? The experience of studying abroad at some of the world’s most coveted academic institutions is an experience like no other. Pau...

PHD, Master
AUD$90,000

AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation

The AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid provides financial assistance to graduate students (currently enrolled in Masters or Ph.D. programs) whose thesis research has application to the search for and development of petroleum and energy...

PHD, Master
Up to $3,000

“The Hope For Healing” Scholarship

FHE Health

The Hope for Healing Scholarship is an evergreen offering that awards two recipients annually. The purpose of the scholarship, awarded to one undergraduate and one graduate student each year, is to encourage more of America’s best...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
$5,000

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Anonymous Hope Fund

Anonymous Hope Fund

Over 670,000 personal proposals are submitted every year and all that are legitimate which are about 93% of the submitted total are funded. And about 7,560 legit organizations submit proposals and are funded every year Every year ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
Value ranges depending on the grant type
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Niigata University Scholarship

Niigata University

Niigata University Scholarship is available to internatioinal students who meet the criteria and excel in academic achievement and personality. Although it is possible to combine this scholarship with other scholarships, the total...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
JPY 70,000 per month 

Reservation Program for Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students (JASSO)

Kumamoto University

The scholarship is available to students who score high marks in the Examination for Japanese University Admission. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
YEN 48000 monthly stipend
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Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship for Privately-Financed International Students (JASSO Scholarship)

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship for Privately-Financed International Students (JASSO Scholarship) is available to all international students, enrolling in a Bachelor, Master's, or Phd course, within the university. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
Up to 48,000 JPY (¥)
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Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship for Graduates (University Recommendation (SGU))

Tokyo Institute of Technology

The Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship for Graduates (University Recommendation (SGU)) is offered to master or doctoral students. ...

PHD, Master
JPY147,000/month master,JPY148,000 /month doctoral
31 March 2024

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)

Tohoku University (hereinafter referred to as “TU”) offers scholarships to qualified international students who are accepted under a student exchange agreement between TU and its partner institutions outside Japan (hereinafter ref...

PHD, Master
Tuition fee waiver
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Japanese Government Scholarship Students

Osaka University

Japanese Government Scholarship Students is available to all international students, enrolled in any programme within the university. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
Tuition fee waiver

Japanese Government Scholarships

Kumamoto University

The scholarship is sponsored by the Javanese Government, and is available to all international students. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
From YEN 117,000 to YEN 145,000
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Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship

Tohoku University

There are roughly 350 Japanese Government Scholarship recipients studying at Tohoku University. The scholarship awards are as shown below. MEXT also pays the students' tuition fees. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
From JPY 119,000/month up to 147,000/month
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Student Exchange Support Program (Scholarship for Short-Term Study in Japan)

Kyoto University

The Student Exchange Support Program (Scholarship for Short-Term Study in Japan) is offered at Kyoto University. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
80,000 JPY (¥) Monthly

Japan-Korea Joint Government Scholarship Program for the Students in Science and Engineering Departments

Kumamoto University

High school graduates from the Republic of Korea are invited to pursue a four year science degree at a national university in Japan. ...

PHD, Master, Bachelor
YEN 117,000 Monthly stipend

Find University Scholarships and Student Aid in Japan

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Scholarships for Your phd Studies in Japan

Find a detailed list of scholarships for postgraduate programmes, financial aid for PhDs, student fellowships, doctorate grants, and more. Pick a scholarship for your PhD and apply to partially or completely cover your tuition fees for universities, business schools, law schools, medical schools, research institutes, and more.

Check what disciplines, subjects and specialisations are covered by the phd degree scholarships available in Japan. Select from plenty of college scholarships for studies in business administration, engineering, computer science and IT, law, medicine, chemistry, social sciences and more. The diverse forms of financial aid are provided by universities, graduate schools, international organisations, NGOs, associations, state governments, and more.