Thomas Blake Glover Scholarship 2017 to Japan

Description

This scholarship is open to UG/PG students and has the following objectives: 

  • To provide young persons from Scotland with an opportunity to  study Japanese language at an accredited institution.  Return flights to and from Japan, all tuition fees, accommodation and appropriate subsistence will be provided.
  • To offer the opportunity for the selected candidate to gain insight into the life and culture of Japanese society through a customized study period following the end of classes.
  • To provide a basic working foundation for future professional links with Japan. 

Full details of the eligibility criteria and application process can be found on the downloadable document.

This scholarship is open to UG/PG students and has the following objectives:

  • To provide young persons from Scotland with an opportunity to  study Japanese language at an accredited institution.  Return flights to and from Japan, all tuition fees, accommodation and appropriate subsistence will be provided.
  • To offer the opportunity for the selected candidate to gain insight into the life and culture of Japanese society through a customized study period following the end of classes.
  • To provide a basic working foundation for future professional links with Japan.

Full details of the eligibility criteria and application process can be found on the downloadable document

http://www.gla.ac.uk/media/media_428653_en.pdf

Eligibility

  • Be of Scottish birth,descent or long-term residency in Scotland
  • Be either in full time higher education in the UK or a graduate of a British University of no more than 5 years standing
  • Be able to articulate a defined interest in a professional field that relates to Japan in which the study of Japanese language would be beneficial or necessary
  • Have a sound academic record and demonstrate the potential to achieve excellent results
  • Not be already engaged in a full time Japanese programme of study.

Eligible Countries

  • Scotland

Value

http://www.gla.ac.uk/colleges/scienceengineering/students/thomasblakegloverscholarship2016/

How to apply

Applications should be typewritten and submitted lectronically as attachments by email to Ms Catriona Llanwarne, Scholarship Secretary, Japan Society of Scotland: scholarship@japansocietyofscotland.org.uk

Deadline

Applications must be submitted no later than Friday 2 December 2016.

All applications will be scrutinized by Council memebers from which aa short-list will be drawn up. Interviews will then take place around mid to late January 2017.