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Apply for a Daiwa Scholarship by Thursday 6 December

The Daiwa Scholarship is a unique 19-month programme of Japanese language study, work placement and homestay in Japan, following a month of Japanese tuition in the UK. Candidates should be UK citizens who are due to graduate by August 2019.


They offer young and talented UK citizens with strong leadership potential the opportunity to acquire Japanese language skills, and to access expertise and knowledge relevant to their career goals. Japanese language knowledge is not required. Graduates in Japanese language studies are not eligible to apply but may consider the Daiwa Scholarships in Japanese Studies

Only UK citizens are eligible to apply. Candidates should be graduates or due to graduate by the time of departure, equipped with a strong degree in any subject or with a strong record of achievement in their field, and in possession of clear career objectives combined with a serious interest in Japan.

Up to eight places will be available for the 2019 programme (August 2019 to end of March 2021).



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