The Japan Foundation for UNU (JFUNU) Scholarship is available for outstanding applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance and who are admitted to the Master of Science in Sustainability Program at United Nations University – Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS).
There are other scholarships offered for the same degree found at this link.
Host Institution(s): United Nations University – Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)
Level/Field of study: Master of Science in Sustainability
Number of Scholarships: Limited
Target group: Citizens of developing countries listed in the latest OECD DAC list
The JFUNU scholarship provides a monthly allowance of 120,000 JPY* for living expenses for a maximum of 24 months. The tuition fees are fully waived for the scholarship recipients.
However, travel costs to and from Japan, visa handling fees, and health/accident insurance costs must be covered by the student.
The eligibility requirements for the scholarships are as follows:
If you are interested in applying for the program, attending the Online Open House event is strongly encouraged: 28 January, 16:00-17:10 (JST).
Your official application for admissions must be submitted through the online application form. During admission selection process, outstanding applicants from developing countries with financial need will be automatically considered as candidates for the award of the JFUNU scholarship. Thus, no separate scholarship application is necessary. Application deadline is 21 February 2022 (23:59 Japan Standard Time).
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Contact the organizer||+81 3 5467 1212|