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Japanese government scholarships - 1975



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M.L.C. Tower Phillip, A.C.T. 2606 Telephone 81 7211

File, No. 25/74 12 September 1974

JAPANESE UOVERNMEN? SCHOLARSHIPS - 1975

Australians may spend up to five years in Japan from next

year under scholarships offered by the Japanese Ministry of Education

(Mombusho). ,

The undergraduate scholarships are for specialised study in

Japanese leading to a bachelor's degree.

They are tenable from April next year and benefits include

tourist class air fare to and from Japan, a monthly allowance of

60,000 yen (about $134) and an arrival allowance of 25*000 yen

(about $55).

Applicants should be at least of matriculation standard and

between the ages of 18 and 22 years on 1 April 1975<

Postgraduate research scholarships for study in the humanities,

social sciences and natural sciences in Japan are available also from

the ministry. ·

They may be taken up from April next year for two years or

from October next year for 18· months.

Tourist class aii fare to and from Japan, a monthly allowance

of 89,000 yen (about $199) and an arrival allowance of 25,000 yen

(about $55) are the benefits of these awards.

Application forms and some details of both awards are available

from the Secretary, Australian Department of Education, (Japanese

Government Mombusho Scholarships), PO Box 826, Woden, ACT 2606.

The closing date for applications is 11 October.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Paul Slocum

Phone: 817337 (w)

. . 581872 (h)