The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship? Undergraduate students majoring in any field of study are eligible to apply for these scholarships. Japanese language study is not a prerequisite. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and must be enrolled as undergraduates in a college or university in the United States before and during the time they are studying abroad. Their study in Japan must earn credit that will transfer to their home campus in the US.
Benefits of the scholarship: ? Bridging Scholarship recipients receive a stipend of $2,500 (for students on semester-long programs) or $4,000 (for students on academic year programs). Students studying in Japan on summer programs are not eligible to apply.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: These bridging scholarships are awarded for a semester or an academic year.
Number of scholarships: About 100 scholarships each year to assist students will be awarded.