Overview The applicants are requested to submit a complete set of documents by the application deadline which may vary depending on the program. A reference chart on application deadlines is shown below. National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
GRIPS will provide scholarships to international students wishing to pursue postgraduate program for the academic year 2012-2013 in Tokyo, Japan. Full scholarships are available for exceptionally qualified candidates who have been accepted for study at GRIPS. These scholarships are provided by the Japanese Government (MEXT), international organizations and GRIPS. You may apply for one of them when you file for application for admission.
What the scholarship covers
1. A monthly stipend is intended to cover living expenses such as food, clothing, and other daily necessaries, as well as insurance, and other miscellaneous related to your study at GRIPS. This stipend is fixed and cannot be increased to cover family members. The amount of your stipend may change slightly due to the economic situation in Japan.
2. Application, admission and tuition fees
3. Round-trip economy-class air tickets between your home country and Japan.
* Please note that allowances and rules are different from each scholarship. Also, allowances are subject to change every year.
Scholarships and Degree Programs
Please see our scholarship sponsors in the chart below. The scholarship is provided on condition that the applicant is admitted to a certain degree program at GRIPS. Admissions requirements can be found by clicking each program title.
Scholarships Master's Programs Doctoral Programs Monthly Stipend (yen) YLP MP1 MP2 PF MEP DMP EPP JLC PA (MASTER'S DEGREE HOLDERS ONLY) PPP SISP DM Apply Directly to GRIPS GRIPS Max.170,000yen
(All students who apply for PA, PPP and SISP. )
Japanese Government (MEXT) 155,000yen (Master's)
Embassy of Japan (MEXT) 155,000yen (Master's)
*Please contact us after the primary screening at Embassy of Japan in your country.
Asian Development Bank (ADB) 154,000yen World Bank (WB) 170,000yen World Customs Organization (WCO) 155,000yen Apply Through Scholarship Sponsors MEXT-YLP 255,000yen International Monetary Fund (IMF) 157,000yen Building Research Institute (BRI) Public Works Research Institute (PWRI) Please obtain an application form at JICA Office or Embassy of Japan in your country. PWRI Please obtain an application form fromICHARM Government of Indonesia 175,000yen (Indonesian only) Japan Foundation Please obtain an application form at Japan Foundation Office or Embassy of Japan in your country.
Applied program Financial Aid Application deadline Young Leaders Program Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships contact Embassy of Japan One-year Master's Program of Public Policy (MP1) Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships December 2, 2011 Asian Development Bank - Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP) Applicants supported with any other scholarship and self-financed May 14, 2012 Two-year Master's Program of Public Policy (MP2) Asian Development bank - Japan Scholarship Program (ADB-JSP) January 13, 2012 Applicants supported with any other scholarship and self-financed May 14, 2012 Public Finance Program Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (JJ/WBGSP) February 23, 2012 Japan - World Customs Organization (Japan - WCO) Human Resource Development Programme Scholarships Macroeconomic Policy Program (one year and two years) Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia December 10, 2011 Applicants supported with any other scholarship and self-financed May 14, 2012 Disaster Management Policy Program Building Research Institute (Earthquake Disaster Mitigation) contact the JICA office or theEmbassy of Japan Building Research Institute (Tsunami Disaster Mitigation) Public Works Research Institute (Water-related Disaster Management) Applicants supported with any other scholarships and self-financed (Water-related Disaster Management) To be announced Economics, Planning and Public Policy Program Indonesian Government February 24, 2012 Program Field Financial Aid Application Deadline Policy Analysis Program Economics Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
December 2, 2011 Innovation Policy Program Field Financial Aid Application Deadline Public Policy Program General Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship
December 2, 2011 Politics Mathematical Analysis Development Policy Cultural Policy Science and Technology Policy Security and International Studies Program Security and International Studies Disaster Management Program Disaster Management ICHARM Research Assistantship To be announced
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The applicants are requested to submit a complete set of documents by the application deadline which may vary depending on the program. A reference chart on application deadlines is shown below.
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies