Representative Office of Japan to Palestine
対パレスチナ日本政府代表事務所

Schedule for Selection of Research Student Scholarship 2018


(The Schedule is Subject to Change Without Notice)


THURSDAY, APRIL 21

Start of Receiving Documents for Application

SUNDAY, JUNE 11

DEADLINE for Submission of Applications.
Gaza Applicants: Follow Instructions in E-mail with Application Forms.

The First Selection (Selection by the 2018 Research Student Scholarship Selection Committee, organized by the Representative Office of Japan to Palestine. It consists of "Document Screening," "English and Japanese paper (Writing) Exam, and "Oral Interview.")

JULY 4TH

The Representative Office of Japan to Palestine will notify the Result of "Document Screening" to the SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS (Short-Listed Applicants) by E-mail.

JULY 13TH

Short-listed applicants will be subjected to "English and Japanese Paper (Writing) Exam" and "Oral Interview" by the 2018 Research Student Scholarship Selection Committee to be held at the Representative Office of Japan in Ramallah and Gaza Liasion Office.

JULY 18TH

The Representative Office of Japan to Palestine will notify the result of "English and Japanese Paper (Writing) Exam" and "Oral Interview" to the Short-Listed Applicants by E-mail or Phone.

*Only the Successful Candidates will receive the Certificate declaring the Passing of the Selection and go on to the next step.

JULY & AUGUST

The Successful (Final) Candidates are required to obtain a “Letter of Acceptance” (using the prescribed form) directly from a Japanese University where she/he wishes to be enrolled at and submit it to the Representative Office of Japan to Palestine. At the end of August, the Representative Office of Japan will recommend the successful candidates to MEXT through Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs MOFA.

The Second Selection (Selection by MEXT)

January 2018

Final Result Announcement of Successful Candidates by MEXT

*The Representative Office of Japan will contact the candidates by E-mail or Phone.

March 2018

Issue of Entry Visa and air ticket by the Representative Office of Japan and Orientation

First Week of April 2018 or October 2018

Leave for Japan


(c) Representative Office of Japan to Palestine
VIP2 Center, 3rd Floor (by Al-Mustaqbal Hospital)
Al-Bireh, Ramallah
Tel: +970 (2) 241-3120/1/2
Fax: +970 (2) 241-3123