Western Australian Government Japanese Studies Scholarship
Awarded by Department of Education Services
To provide students with the opportunity to spend 1 year studying at a tertiary institution in Japan.
Candidates must have Australian citizenship, or evidence that Australian citizenship status will be approved prior to departure for Japan; be a student of a higher education institution in Western Australia, or an institution of equivalent standing, and have completed at least two years of full-time study (or equivalent of part-time study) in an appropriate Japanese language course; or be a graduate from a university, having a reasonable command of the Japanese language and developed an interest in Japan through employment or further studies.
The scholarship includes a return airfare, an initial payment of $3,000 for fees and other expenses and a monthly maintenance allowance of ¥226,600.
The Department of Education Services provides policy advice to the Minister for Education and Training and supporting universities, non-government schools and international education providers and in some cases individual students and teachers through scholarship programmes in Western Australia