The Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry (JCCI) Singapore Foundation, in cooperation with Waseda University in Japan, set up a one-year (September 2013 to July 2014) scholarship program at the School of International Liberal Studies for undergraduates. The Foundation hopes to provide young Singaporeans an opportunity to study in Japan through this program. This program also aims to enhance the understanding of Japanese culture and promote further exchanges and cooperation between Singapore and Japan.The scholarship program was established in 1995 to commemorate Singapore’s 30th Year of National Independence and the 5th Anniversary of JCCI Singapore Foundation.The Foundation provides full sponsorship that includes two-way air ticket, tuition fee, daily expenses, and accommodation (organized by JCCI) and transportation allowances, up to a maximum of S$50,000. There is no bond attached to the scholarship. The selected candidate will have to stay in the Dormitory (Out of campus) arranged by JCCI.
-All applicants must be Singapore citizens, an undergraduate, below the age of 25 (as at 1 st January 2013) -Applicants with some knowledge of basic Japanese language will be preferred -Applicant must have genuine interest in Japan -He/ She must be physically healthy.