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 2020




(The Schedule is Subject to Change Without Notice)


SUNDAY, APRIL 28

Start of Receiving Documents for Application

Monday June 3, 2019

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

The First Selection (Selection by the 2020 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 2ND

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

MID OF JULY

Short-listed applicants will be subjected to "English and Japanese Paper (Writing) Exam" *Japanese knowledge not required at this stage*

MID OF JULY

Only the high performing Students in the exams will be subjected to an "Oral Interview" by the 2019 Research Student Scholarship Selection Committee to be held at the Representative Office of Japan in Ramallah and Gaza Liasion Office.

MID OF JULY

The Representative Office of Japan to Palestine will announce the names of the Final Embassy Candidates 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 2020

Final Result Announcement of Successful Candidates by MEXT

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

March 2020

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

First Week of April 2020 or October 2020

Leave for Japan


(c) Representative Office of Japan to Palestine
15 Abraj House, 8th Floor, Tokyo Street
Al-Masyoun Quarter, Ramallah
(Nearby Ramallah Cultural palace & Mahmoud Darwish Museum)
Tel.: 02-2983370/1      Fax: 02-2983313