Study in Japan: Application

2020/6/5

2021 MEXT Scholarships for Jamaica and Belize

The Embassy of Japan is pleased to announce that the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of Japan continues to offer the Research (Graduate Studies) to Jamaicans and Belizeans commencing in the academic year September 2021.

Research (Graduate) Students

This scholarship is open to university graduates from Jamaica and Belize, and covers a one year and half – two year period of graduate research at Japanese universities. The study area must be in the same field as the applicant studied or is now studying, or a related field. Recipients may enter Master's or Ph.D. program after passing the entrance examination given by the university concerned. The scholarship includes a half-year of Japanese language training for those who need Japanese language training. Applicants must be less than 35 years of age (born on or after April 2, 1986).
 
For further information and to download Application Forms and Guidelines for Research (Graduate) Students, click below.

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Timeline


【for Jamaican Applicants】
Deadline for submission of application and supporting documents is August 31, 2020.
Please bring the documents to Embassy of Japan in Jamaica or send us by mail.

Address: 
Cultural Section (MEXT)
Embassy of Japan in Jamaica
NCB Towers, North Tower, 6th Floor, 2 Oxford Road, Kingston 5, Jamaica, W.I.
 
Contact email address: robyn.guthrie@kg.mofa.go.jp


【for Belizean Applicants】
Deadline for submission of application and supporting documents is August 31, 2020.
Please bring the completed set of application to the Embassy of Japan in Belize (1:00pm-4:00pm, Mon-Fri) by hand or send by registered delivery service.

Address:
Cultural Section (MEXT)
Embassy of Japan in Belize
Toucan Plaza 2nd Floor, #7299 George Price Boulevard, Belmopan, Belize

Contact email address: embassy@bf.mofa.go.jp