We are now accepting applications for JASSO Honors Scholarship (Gakushu-shorei-hi) for 2023.


This scholarship is for self-financed international students who wish to work in Japan after graduation. Applicants must be enrolled in junior or senior of the undergraduate program, first-year or second-year of the master’s program, or second-year or third year of the doctor’s program as of October, 2023.


Application Guideline (PDF) *only in Japanese


【How to apply】

(1) Fill out the questionnaire below.



(2) Submit all the following application materials via email by 5:00 p.m. on September 20, 2023.

Application form (Word)

Statement on desired career plans after graduation (Word) *We may require you to rewrite the statement or submit support documents to show your job hunting in Japan.

③One of the following documents from a) to c) to prove your language skills

a) JLPT N1 or N2 certificate

b) EJU Japanese test score *The score for reading, listening, and listening-reading comprehension sections must be at least 200 points in total.

c) English test result which proves your skill is equivalent CEFR B2 or above.

④Copy of your passport ID page

⑤Copy of your residence card (both sides)

⑥Copy of your apartment contracts

⑦Copy of your passbook (back of the front cover which shows your name in katakana and acount number, etc.) or cash card of Japan Post Bank.


Send the application materials to: