The following grant is currently available for Saitama University students to apply.
Please refer to the outline of information listed below. Visit the foundation website for further information.
Application information is also available at the Office of International Affairs.
|Name of Foundation||
Fuji Xerox Kobayashi Fund
(Research Grant Program for Foreign Doctoral Candidates in Japan)
|Contents of Grant||
The Kobayashi Fund will provide each grantee with a research grant to be used for expenses (transportation/accommodation for travel, purchase of reference books/archives, etc. excluding tuition fees or costs of living)
pertaining to the research activities in Japan and Asia-Pacific countries/
(as of April, 2018)
|Doctoral (including 4th year students)|
|Designated Nationalities||East Asian, Southeast Asian, South Asian, Oceanian Countries|
Humanities (Cultural Science), Social Science with special emphasis on
themes that help deepen the researcher’s understanding and awareness of Japanese or Asian/Oceanian society and culture and enhance international interchanges among them in the future.
|Amount of Grant||
Maximum 1,200,000 yen in total per recipients will be available to
approximately 30 grantees.
|Time of Grant||
The total amount of the grant shall be fully paid to the recipients via bank
transfer in the end of July 2018.
|Application Deadline||February 28th (Wed), 2018 (Postmarked on Feb. 28, 2018 is valid)|
|Place to Submit||Apply directly to the foundation|
* Other scholarships currently available to apply (as of Janurary 10, 2018)