To provide benefits as support expenses (scholarship) so that those who are selected as leading graduate students can devote themselves to study and research in the program.
Eligible students for benefits
- Students with excellent academic records who are enrolled in the Master’s Course (First Term) or Doctoral Course (Second Term) and have been selected for the Leading Graduate School Program.
- Students who can be continuously involved in the program throughout the year.
- Students who do not receive benefits as support expenses under the Research Fellowship for Young Scientists program of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science etc.
- Students who do not receive scholarships from the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) Scholarship.
Grant of money
Approximately 150,000 JPY/month –
(After examining, the program member decide who to hire as a Research Assistant(RA), the amount is subject to change.)
Benefits are not allowed to be paid to students who work for remuneration.
Students who receive benefits must file a final tax return at the end of the tax year.