Japanese Association of University women  offers international fellowships for women who are carrying out or  would like to carry out independent research or advanced study at the  postgraduate level in Japan 2013-2014

Study Subject(s): The  scholarship is provided to learn any of the subjects offered by the  university. Course Level: This scholarship is for  pursuing Postgraduate research. Scholarship  Provider: Japanese Association of University Women Scholarship can be taken at: Japan

Eligibility: -You are a woman of any nationality but  Japanese, living outside Japan at the time of application. -You have  received a Master’s degree or its equivalent, and presently work outside  academia, or you are a student/researcher higher than MA /its equivalent  academic attainment (typically of pre-doctoral or dissertation level).  Postdoctoral researchers may apply but they may be placed lower in priority. -You have to submit, at the time of application, an acceptance letter from the  prospective host university/institution in Japan or of your prospective  supervisor of the said university/institution. You have to get the said letter  by yourself. JAUW will not extend any help regarding to this matter. -You  have to explain in your proposal that your ongoing study/research is pursued in  Japan academically/technically better than in any other place. -You have to  state clearly in your proposal how and in what aspect you will contribute to  your home country through your study/ research in Japan.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The woman  of any nationality but other than Japan can apply for this  scholarship.

Scholarship Description: JAUW International Fellowship  Program for woman of any nationality but Japanese, living outside Japan at  the time of application. Master’s degree or its equivalent, and presently work  outside academia, or you are a student/researcher higher than MA /its equivalent  academic attainment (typically of pre-doctoral or dissertation level).  Postdoctoral researchers may apply but they may be placed lower in priority.

Number of awards offered: 2 Scholarships are  offered.

Tenure of award: Scholarship is offered for 5 to 6  months between September 2013 and March 2014.

Value: The amount of grant will range from ¥700,000 to ¥1,000,000 per grantee, taking into consideration the duration of your stay  in Japan and various other factors.

Selection criteria: Not known

Notification: June, 2013

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your  applications till April 10, 2013.

Further  Scholarship Information and Application

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