Panasonic Scholarship for Indonesian Students, Japan


Panasonic Scholarship for Indonesian Students, Japan
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The Panasonic Scholarship Program was established in 1998 in commemoration of the company’s 80th anniversary as a way for the company to express its appreciation to society. Its aim is to provide scholarship opportunities to privately financed students from Asian countries who wish to pursue a master’s course in Japan, to offer financial assistance to foster highly educated experts who can contribute to the development of their countries in the 21st century, and to promote mutual friendship between their home countries and Japan.

Eligibility
A privately financed student from Indonesia, who wishes to pursue a master’s course in Japan, should meet the following requirements:

1. Nationality:
Applicants must be citizens of Indonesia

2. Educational Background etc:
Applicants must be graduates or pending graduates of universities and have a distinguished academic record and must have completed 16 years of school education or have been accepted as eligible for enrollment at the targeted graduate schools. However, applicants must have completed their bachelor degrees no more than 4 years prior to the date of their arrival in Japan. (with age less than 26 years old in March 2012).

3. Specialization:
Applicants must major in any one of the science and technology disciplines. (Mathematics, Natural Science, Engineering, Bio-technology, Agricultural, and IT (Information Technology)
Note: This excludes medical science, pharmacology and dentistry

4. Japanese Language Proficiency:
Applicants must have adequate proficiency and knowledge in the Japanese language not only for studying at master’s level but also for understanding Japanese culture.

5. Health Conditions:
Applicants must be medically fit and must be strongly motivated to study in Japan.

6. Others:

* Applicants must be interested in and have the desire to contribute to the development of Indonesia and to promote friendship between Indonesia and Japan. .
* Applicants must obtain a study visa and arrive in Japan by end of March 2012 to attend the award ceremony to be held at Panasonic Headquarters at the beginning of April 2012.
* Applicants who are receiving or will receive other scholarships including Japanese Government Scholarships are not eligible for the Panasonic Scholarship.
* Applicants who are already enrolled at graduate schools in Japan at the time of application are not eligible for the Panasonic Scholarship.

Panasonic Scholarship will be provided for three years from April 2011 to March 2014, which covers
1. Year One — Enrollment as research students in universities in Japan and Japanese-language training in Japanese-language institutes.
2. Year Two & Three — Register and complete master’s course in Japan. The entire period shall not exceed three years in any circumstances.

The entire period shall not exceed three years in any circumstances. The scholarship will be terminated if a scholarship recipient fails to gain admission to master course in Japan within one year after arrival in Japan (end March, 2011).

Contents of Panasonic Scholarship
1. Assistance Before Arrival in Japan
Including Application Fee and Entrance Fee Assistance for research student and Air Ticket to Japan will provide before leaving for Japan (details will be forwarded to nominated students later by PSO Indonesia)

2. Scholarship After Arrival in Japan
The scholarship to be provided after arrival in Japan is described below. The duration of the scholarship is limited 3 years in accordance with the standard education periods as follows:

a maximum of 1 year for a research student and 2 years for a master’s course at graduate school. However, the duration of the scholarship is to be shortened accordingly in case where the student’s course of study is less than the standard education period. *Panasonic highly recommends Panasonic Scholarship students (incl. nominated students) to be a research student for 1 (one) year in order for them to improve Japanese proficiency, to contact with Japanese culture and to set the basic direction of future research theme.

2.1 Research Student of Graduate School

* Basic Scholarship : ¥150,000 per month
* Tuition Assistance : Actual Amount (a maximum of ¥200,000 to be paid each half year)

2.2 Master’s Course of Graduate School
In the case where students are able to take master’s courses within one year after arrival in Japan, the scholarship to be paid is as set out below.

* Basic Scholarship : ¥180,000 per month
* Entrance Fee Assistance : Actual Amount (a maximum of ¥250,000 to be paid)
* Tuition Assistance : Actual Amount (a maximum of ¥250,000 to be paid per each half year)

Application Procedures
Indonesia Panasonic Office will select Panasonic Scholarship candidates in three phases, as follow:

PHASE I
All candidates must apply through (and only by) electronics application. This first selection will seek a record of the applicants overall data including: biographical information, academic records (GPA), language capabilities, and readiness to enroll master degree program in Japan. The e-application submission will be closed on MARCH 18th, 2011 . In Phase I, 100 (hundreds) applicants will be selected as semifinalist and their names will be announced in MARCH 24th 2011 . via e-mail and website.

PHASE II
Semifinalists will be notified and receive an official application form through login and download from Panasonic Scholarship Indonesia website (user and password will deliver only to 100 (hundreds) Semifinalist later.
The form will require detailed biographical data, academic report (transcript), an essay of master research proposal, personal recommendations, and Professor acceptance. The semifinalist must submit official application form (item 1 until 5) as mentioned below by mail with deadline on APRIL 29 th, 2011.

Documents to be submitted in Phase II :
1. Application form (prescribed form No.1)
2. A letter of recommendation from the dean of the university the applicants graduated from (prescribed form No.2)
3. Study and research plan in Japan (prescribed form No.3)
4. Original university transcript (or legalized), photocopy only without legalized unacceptable.
5. A certified copy of the applicant’s degree
The committee will selects 12 (twelve) finalists based on documents screening, and mini-thesis or research proposal evaluation.

PHASE III
On June 7th – 8th, 2011 [tentative] all finalists will be invited to attend the Final Selection Stage. The Committee composed of Panasonic Gobel Group of Companies top management, distinguished universities professors, Panasonic Scholarship Inc. Japan, and Training & Recruitment Consultants will interview and evaluate each finalist. The 3 (three) most qualified finalists will be selected to be Panasonic Scholarship Nominees.
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Yokohama National University
79-1 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 240-8501
Tel. 045-335-3182
Fax. 045-339-3189

Tohoku University
2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi 980-8577
Tel. 022-217-4849
Fax.022-217-5031
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1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba-shi, Ibaraki 305-8577
Tel. 0298-53-2111
Fax. 0298-58-6019

The University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8654
Tel. 03-5841-2089
Fax. 03-5841-2352
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2-12-1 Okayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8550
Tel. 03-5734-2053
Fax. 03-5734-3443
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4-5-7 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8477
Tel. 03-5463-0400
Fax. 03-5463-0359

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3-8-1 Harumi-cho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo 183-8538
Tel. 042-367-5837
Fax. 042-367-5585

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1-1 Hibarigaoka, Tenpaku-cho, Toyohashi-shi, Aichi 441-8580
Tel. 0532-47-0111
Fax. 0532-44-6547

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Toyama University
3190 Gofuku, Toyama-shi, Toyama 930-8555
Tel. 076-445-6082
Fax. 0776-445-6094

The University of Electro-Communications
1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182-8585
Tel. 0424-83-2161
Fax. 0424-81-3224
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255 Shimookubo, Urawa-shi, Saitama, 343-8540
Tel. 048-858-3036
Fax. 048-858-3683

Osaka University
1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-shi, Osaka 565-0871
Tel. 06-6877-5111
Fax. 06-6879-7039
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1-1-1 Naka Tsushima, Okayama-shi, Okayama 700-8530
Tel. 086-252-1111
Fax. 086-252-5022

Nara Institute of Science and Technology
8916-5 Takayama-cho, Ikoma-shi, Nara 630-0101
Tel. 0743-72-5937
Fax. 0743-72-5939

Nagoya University
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi 464-8601
Tel. 052-789-2194
Fax. 052-789-5100
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Gokiso-cho, Sowa-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi 466-8555
Tel. 052-735-5079
Fax. 052-735-5080

Mie University
1515 Kamihama-cho, Tsu-shi, Mie 514-8507
Tel. 059-232-1211
Fax. 059-231-9058

Kobe University
1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada-ku, Kobe-shi, Hyogo 657-8501
Tel. 078-881-1212
Fax. 078-803-5289
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Yoshida-hommach, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 606-8501
Tel. 075-753-7531
Fax. 075-753-2092

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Matsugasaki-hashigami-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 602-0841
Tel. 075-724-7132
Fax. 075-724-7120

Kyushu University
6-10-1 Hakozaki, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka 812-8581
Tel. 092-642-2140
Fax. 092-642-2144
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2-1-1 Bunkyo, Mito-shi, Ibaraki 310-8512
Tel. 029-228-8056
Fax. 029-228-8069

Hokkaido University
Nishi 5-chome, Kita 8-jo, Kita-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido 060-0808
Tel. 011-706-2182
Fax. 011-706-4874

Chiba University
1-33 Yayoi-cho, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba 263-8522
Tel. 043-251-1111
Fax. 043-290-2198

Hiroshima University
1-3-2 Kagamiyama, Higashi Hiroshima, Hiroshima 739-8511
Tel. 082-424-6182
Fax. 082-424-6179
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