The Hitachi Scholarship Foundation provides the following programs for both postgraduate and postdoctoral candidates, offering scholarships, fellowships and support for research collaboration or cooperation.
HITACHI SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
This program is offered to the university staffs who wish to study at Japanese graduate school for Master’s or Doctoral course in the area of science and technology and intend to contribute to their university for promotion of higher education after completion of study in Japan. We have invited 165 university staff since 1985
HITACHI RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
This program intends to encourage the university staffs having keen interest in conducting post-doctoral research in the area of science and technology to enhance their professional backgrounds and promote academic collaboration through building mutual human network with Japanese universities and/or institutions. We have invited 142 university staffs since 1986.
KOMAI FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
This program started in 1989 under the auspices of late Mr. K. Komai, the first Chairman of the Hitachi Scholarship Foundation, to encourage interactions between Southeast Asian countries and Japan. The program, therefore, intends to encourage the university staffs having keen interest in conducting study and research to enhance their academic and professional backgrounds in the area of social and cultural science related to Japan. We have invited 42 university staffs to date.
Download the guide and form of application : The Hitachi Scholarship Foundation Program
Submit three (3) copies of your application documents to Office of International Affairs Universitas Gadjah Mada no later than October 10, 2012
Further information is available on the following website : http://www.hitachi-zaidan.com/global/scholarship/index.html