Scholarship for Privately Financed Students in Saitama University : Deadline Extended – The Korean Scholarship Foundation (2020FY)

In response to the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, following scholarship foundation has decided to extend the scholarship application deadline. Applicants may submit the necessary documents to the Office of International Affairs by the revised deadline.

Name of Foundation

The Korean Scholarship Foundation 

Eligibility (as of April, 2020)

・Undergraduate Students (age under 30) : must have GPA scores as

    below in their previous academic years  

       1st year students : 3.2 or above using 5.0 GPA scale

       2nd, 3rd, 4th year students : 2.7 or above using 3.0 GPA scale  

・Master’s / Doctoral Students (age under 40)

Designated Nationality

Korea / North Korea

Scholarship Amount

Undergraduate : 25,000 JPY 

Master’s            : 40,000 JPY 

Doctoral            : 70,000 JPY

Scholarship Period

1 year from April, 2020 (Extension application available for second year)

Application Deadline

within SU

May 12 (Tue), 11:00

Place to Submit

Office of International Affairs


※Scholarship application process has been changed  as follows.

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All may be found in Japanese

 Application OutlinePDFファイル

 Application GuidelinePDFファイル

 Financial StatementPDFファイル


Application in Japanese only 

To request an PDF file of the Application Form, e-mail must be sent to the Office of International Affairs :

*Deadline to request : May 11 (Mon) 15:00

(E-mail recieved after the deadline will not be replied)   


Your mail title should be : “Request for Korean Scholarship Application

Form/ your name”   

Please be sure to write your name and student ID number in the mail.

 *Mail will be replied within 3 days with the attached file.


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