These guidelines explain the aims of this scholarship, eligibility, the duration and value of the allowance, and other details relevant to applicants. Please read the contents carefully before submitting your application.
1. BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON THE NIPPON MEDICAL SCHOOL FOUNDATION
Nippon Medical School
Founded in 1876, Nippon Medical School is located in Bunkyo Ward, which is in the center of the Tokyo Metropolitan area. The school consists of the Faculty of Medicine, the Postgraduate School, several affiliated research centers, and four affiliated teaching hospitals, offering medical education and advanced medical care, as well as carrying out research.
To date, Nippon Medical School have accepted a large number of foreign researchers and trainees and have successfully contributed to international exchange between Japan and various other countries.
2. PURPOSE OF THE SCHOLARSHIP
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to foreign researchers and trainees who wish to pursue postgraduate studies at the facilities run by the Nippon Medical School Foundation to raise their level of expertise in medicine, veterinary and animal science, applied life science, and the other areas.
3. NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
Eligibility for a scholarship is dependent on the following requirements.
5. DURATION AND VALUE OF THE SCHOLARSHIP
6. APPLICATION PROCEDURE
7. NOTIFICATION OF APPLICATION RESULTS
All applicants will be notified of the results of their applications as soon as decisions are made (around November).
8. REVOCATION OF SCHOLARSHIP OFFERS
An offer of a scholarship may be revoked if the recipient fails to present himself/herself at the host university by the last day of the month in which scholarship payments are scheduled to commence.
The recipients of this scholarship may be asked to decline our offer if they turn out to be successful in their application for other NMS grants (Research Assistantship, Reduction of Tuition Fees at Graduate Program, etc.).
9. NOTES ON DOCUMENT PREPARATION
* FURTHER NOTES ON FILLING OUT THE APPLICATION FORM
Applications should be made through supervisor at NMS. We will not accept direct applications from researchers and trainees without nomination from NMS Faculty members.
For further information or inquiries, contact:
International Exchange Center
Nippon Medical School
1-4-14, Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0032, Japan
Tel. + 81-3-5802-1946 (direct)
+81-3-3822-2131 (ext 5925)