International strategy in Tottori Uni.

Sato Yo International Scholarship Foundation Recruitment for April 2021 applicants

for international students
公開日: 2020-11-25

To Privately Financed Students,


The application method has changed from this year.

If you would like to apply for this scholarship, please contact the International Affairs Division (e-mail:kokuko-gaku@ml.adm.tottori-u.ac.jp) and fill out the application form on website by December 18.

*The new scholarship information of Foundation website is Japanese Only


You must submit the application forms for this scholarship to the IAD by Monday, December 21,2020.


*You must fill out the application forms in Japanese.


Qualification Summary

1. Qualified Applicants

 To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be privately financed International students who are enrolled in the University as undergraduate or graduate students, and from one of the following countriesBangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, East Timor, Viet NamNote: Japanese Nationals and Research students are not qualified.


In addition, applicants must meet all of the following requirements:


① Students have a “college student” visa;


Students do not receive scholarship or learning incentives from other organizations;


③ Students who do not have parents working in Japan;


Students do not have a doctoral degree;


⑤ Student's enrollment period will last more than one year beginning from October 2020 or from April 2021;


⑥ Students with enough Japanese language skills to complete their study and research;


⑦ Students who have an interest in international understanding and goodwill, and can attend six exchange meetings a year, and intend to actively engage in exchange activities in the future;





2. Monthly Award

   Undergraduate Students: 150,000 yen

   Graduate Students: 180,000 yen (There is also financial support available for participating in academic conferences related to your study program.)


3. Scholarship period

    2 years or until the completion of the current course


4. Number of Scholarship Recipients

A few students in Japan



5. Selection and Result

    ・Primary Selection Phase:Screening of application documents

      Announcement of the result on website : Thursday, February 18, 2021

    ・Secondary Selection Phase:Interview in Japanese (An interview will be held on February 27 or 28 )

 Announcement of the result on website:Tuesday, March 2, 2021

IMPORTANT!!  If you apply for this scholarship, Tottori University will not be able to recommend you for any other scholarships until you receive the result of your application from the Sato Foundation

  • *If it is found that you were not selected to receive this scholarship, then you will be able to apply for any other scholarships.

  • Students who are adopted must attend the certification ceremony.
    If you are absent without prior permission, your adoption may be cancelled.