Research Scholarship for Doctoral Students

2021 Research Scholarship for Doctoral Students of the Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering

Hiroshima University Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering offer a scholarship for its doctoral students with the aim of providing support for their study and research activities.


Annual amount: ¥300,000 (for half period: ¥150,000) (Tax exempt, Benefit-type scholarship) 
※The amount may change depending on the year of admission.


Doctoral students of the Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Hiroshima University 
(including 2nd and 3rd grade students of the former graduate schools)
(Even adult students who have salary income are eligible for this scholarship. Before submitting the request form, confirm your company’s regulations.)

Students not eligible

Even for the students stated above, this scholarship is not eligible for those who receive a non-refundable scholarship or research scholarship whose monthly amount is exceeding ¥100,000 from the national or local governments, corporations, or foreign governments etc.
(e.g.: Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship students, Foreign Government Scholarship sutudents, JSPS research fellowship for young scientists, MEXT fellowship)

Payment period

For 36 months or shorter after entering the doctoral program.
No payment will be made for the period of leave of absence, however, after returning to school, payment will be resumed with the maximum limit of 36 months.
(For those who entered in or before AY2020, the maximum payment period will be for 24 or 18 months when in the second grade, and for 12 or 6 months when in the third grade)


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