Scholarship for Privately Financed Students in Saitama University : Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation

The following scholarship 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

Otsuka Toshimi Scholarship Foundation

Eligibility (as of April, 2019)

Undergraduate 3rd, 4th year Students / Master’s / Doctoral Students

(Undergraduate applicants must have outstanding academic records;

 e.g. straight A’s)

Designated Nationality


Field of Study

Applicants must be pursuing studies in a field directly relating to human

health (such as medicine, pharmacology, biology, nutrition, physical

education, or engineering) or business administration.

Scholarship Amount 

2,000,000 JPY / 1,500,000 JPY / 1,000,000 JPY  per year

(one of the above decided by the foundation)

Period of Scholarship

1 year from April, 2019

Application Period

Online submission  : March 22 (Fri) – April 23 (Tue), 2019  5:00PM   

Submission by post : April 1 (Mon) – April 25 (Thu), 2019  3:00PM 

(Must be delivered no later than the deadline time & date)

Place to Submit

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Application forms completed in English will be accepted but must be

accompanied by a Japanese translation.


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