Apply for Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarships for Young Leaders Program 2021 for Bangladeshi and International Students
Name: Mext scholarships, Japan
Provider: The Govetnment of Japan
Course Level: Mastets
Scholarships Available for Bangladeshi and International Students
Application Deadline: Mid-October before the AY (Annual) Study in: Japan
Course starts October 2021
Host Institute: National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
The scholarship award provides for a monthly stipend of 242,000 yen per month (rate in FY 2019; amount is subject to change) to cover living expenses such as food, clothing, and other daily expenses, as well as accommodation, transportation, medical treatment, insurance, and various miscellaneous expenses related to the study at GRIPS. This stipend is fixed and cannot be increased to cover family members. The scholarship also covers university application fee, admission fee, and tuition.
Scholars will be given an economy-class air ticket from their home country to Japan upon enrollment at GRIPS and an economy-class air ticket from Japan to their home country upon completion of their studies at GRIPS.
Applicants must be below the age of 35 as of 1 April 2020 and are nationals of countries with which Japan has diplomatic relations. They have to be overseas students who do not reside in Japan.
The Young Leaders Program is program is open to exceptionally promising young government officials with considerable working experiences in the area of public administration. A minimum of 3 years working experience in the field in the applicant’s home country is required. Students will be admitted on the basis of their potential to become future leaders at home, to play important roles in their countries’ development, and to maintain the lasting friendship and trust of Japan and other countries around the world
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