Scholarships Available Exclusively for GIGA Program International Students

(Last Updated: October 1, 2021)

The Keio University Faculty of Policy Management, and Faculty of Environment and Information Studies offer some scholarships for exceptional students accepted through the Winter AO 2021 (Global) screening [Admissions for the GIGA Program]. Applicants may apply for these scholarships the same time they apply for the GIGA Program. Applications for these scholarships will not be accepted after entrance into Keio University.

Applicants may apply for both of these scholarships, but only one scholarship will be awarded if selected to be a recipient.

 

[ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS]

The following eligibility requirements apply to all of the scholarships. To be considered for these scholarships, you must:

•be accepted through the Winter AO 2021 (Global) screening [Admissions for the GIGA Program] to enter the Faculty of Policy Management, or the Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, and enroll in September 2022 (applicants who wish to enroll in April are NOT eligible)
• be an incoming first-year student
• be a foreign national

Persons who hold any of the following Japanese residency statuses are NOT eligible to apply: Permanent Resident, Special Permanent Resident, Spouse or Child of Japanese National, Spouse or Child of Permanent Resident, or Long-Term Resident.

*Detailed information on the MEXT scholarship for applicants who wish to enroll in September of the 2022 academic year will be posted around December.

[APPLICATION PROCEDURES]

If you decide to apply for the scholarships above, please register on the Online Application System for the Winter AO 2021 (Global) screening [Admissions for the GIGA Program] by the deadline.

[Notification of Award]

A Notification of Award will be sent out to the applicants selected as scholarship recipients by e-mail in late March 2022.