Mitsubishi Graduate Fellowship in Japanese Studies

Region: 
Japan
Contact Person: 
Emily Rook-Koepsel
Deadline details: 

This deadline has been extended.

Eligibility: 

Funded through the Mitsubishi endowments

  • Applicants must be graduate students in the social sciences or humanities at the University of Pittsburgh
  • Applicants must have completed at least three years of Japanese language study or the equivalent by the inception of the award period
  • Graduate students are eligible to receive no more than two of these fellowships
  • Fellowships cannot be deferred for any reason.
  • Students cannot hold a Mitsubishi Fellowship concurrent with another grant.

 Students must complete the application form here and send to Emily Rook-Koepsel at eer31@pitt.edu:

  • Application form
  • Transcripts from each undergraduate and graduate program attended
  • An updated CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A written statement of no more than 2000 words summarizing academic goals, career objectives, research interests and plans for use of the award.
  • TOEFL scores (if applicable)
Grant Eligibility: 
Scholarship sponsors: 
Amount: 
Tuition, fees, and a $21,000 stipend for the academic year
Purpose of grant: 
This grant supports the study of Japan by graduate students in the social sciences or humanities at the University of Pittsburgh.
Contact details: 
rookkoepsel@pitt.edu
412-648-7371
Grant Region (new): 
Conference Grant: 
No