Young Ukrainian scientists studying Natural Sciences, Engineering or Medicine are invited to participate in the scholarship programme of the Matsumae International Foundation. Scholars will get an opportunity to conduct research at Japanese HEIs, scientific centers or companies.  

Internship duration: 3 to 6 months.

Candidate specifications: degree of Candidate of Science or relevant academic qualification that will be acknowledged by the Matsumae International Foundation; up to 49 years of age; English or Japanese language proficiency; no experience of long-term stay in Japan; employment in Ukraine and obligation to return to home country after finishing the programme; no health issues.

Financial conditions: coverage of transport costs and accommodation expense in the amount of ¥ 120 000; scholarship in amount of ¥ 220 000 per month to cover the following expenses: tuition/internship costs, materials expenses, accommodation, food, transportation etc; travel and medical insurance, air travel.

Deadline: June 30th 2020.

Applications for obtaining a scholarship must be sent to the organizers by post from Ukraine to:

The Matsumae International Foundation 4-14-46, 

Kamiogi, Suginami-ku, Tokyo, 

167-0043 JAPAN

Detailed information regarding the order of scholarships obtaining provided on the website of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, at the link or in the information bulletin

For more information please contact International Affairs Office (Library & Information Center, Room 410, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., tel. 68-77-84).

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