PIA Press Release
Monday, January 23, 2012
Japanese Government opens scholarships for 2012MANILA, Jan. 23 (PIA) -- Be a student in Japan! The Japanese government now opens its application for the 2012 Japanese Government Scholarship for Teacher Training and Japanese Studies category
According to the Japanese Embassy, the scholarship is open to all Filipinos who can meet the following requirements:
Fields of Study
•Teaching at elementary or secondary educational institution or academic staff in a teacher training school (College professors are not eligible).
• At least 5 years teaching experience, and
• Good academic standing.
Education management, methods of education, special subjects, observation study, etc.
• Majoring in fields related to the Japanese language or culture in universities.
• Enough knowledge of the Japanese language, and
• Good academic standing
18 to 29 years old
Japanese language, life & culture, etc.
Application forms and requirements are available at the JICC Library in Manila or may be downloaded from the Embassy Website: (www.ph.emb-apan.go.jp/culture/scholarship/index.htm).
Free scholarship consultations are also held at the library of the Embassy of Japan every Friday from 9:00 a.m, to 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Interested applicants must bring a valid ID to enter the embassy premises.
Deadline for submission of requirements is on February 29, 2012 (Wednesday).
For more information, please call or visit:
Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC)
Embassy of Japan
2627 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City 1300
Tel #: (02) 551-5710 local 2315 and 2317
Consular Office of Japan, Cebu
7/F Keppel Ctr., Samar Loop cor.
Cardinal Rosales Ave.
Cebu Business Park, 6000 Cebu City
Tel #: (032) 231-7321
Consular Office of Japan, Davao
Suite B305m, 3/F, Plaza de Luisa Complex
140 R. Magsaysay Ave., 8000 Davao City
Tel #: (082) 221-3100