Japanese Scholarships

PR – The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in collaboration with the Government of Grenada is offering a long-term training scholarship opportunity in Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Global Leader from 2021-2023

The scholarship is open to Government officials and prospective Grenadians who are expected to contribute to policy formulation and/or implementation for tackling sustainable developmental issues mainly in the fields of public policy / administration and economics. 

To be eligible to apply for this opportunity applicants must meet the following requirements: 

  • Must be 40-years-years old and under 
  • Must have a bachelor’s or master’s degree 
  • Must be a Grenadian national 
  • Must be accepted by a University in Japan (see the attached list of Universities under the progam)
  • Must be approved by JICA 

Scholarship benefits: 

  • Round trip air travel 
  • Living allowance for participants 
  • Tuition and necessary expenses for degree program offered by Japanese 


Three (3) copies of all documents below must be sent to the Scholarship Desk

  • Completed application forms to be obtained from Scholarship Desk 
  • Certified copies of ALL academic certificates obtained from previous educational Institutions
  • One (1) original TAMCC transcript and two (2) certified copies 
  • Certified copies of Birth Certificate 
  • Copies of front page with bio-data information of valid passport 
  • Copies of medical certificate issued by a medical doctor attesting to the physical fitness of the candidate and certifying that he/she is vaccinated and isn’t suffering from any contagious or acute disease.

For further information regarding application procedures, please contact the Ministry of Education, Human Resource Development, Religious Affairs and Information at telephone number 1(473) 440-2737/8 or 1 (473) 417-9762, or email at hr@moe.gov.gd 

Completed applications must reach the Division NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 16, 2020. 


Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine 

Hokkaido University 

Iwate University

Tohoku University 

Akita University

Yamagata University 

Ibaraki University

Utsunomiya University 

Saitama University

Chiba University 

Yokohama National University

 University of Yamanashi 

Niigata University

University of Tsukuba 

Nagaoka University of Technology

The Graduate University for Advanced Studies 

The University of Tokyo

Tokyo Medical and Dental University 

Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

Tokyo Institute of Technology 

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology 

Hitotsubashi University National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies 

Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology 

Kanazawa University

University of Fukui 

Gifu University

Shizuoka University 

Nagoya University

Nagoya Institute of Technology 

Mie University Toyohashi

University of Technology 

Kyoto University

Kyoto Institute of Technology 

Osaka University

Kobe University 

Tottori University

Shimane University 

Okayama University

Hiroshima University 

Yamaguchi University

Tokushima University 

Kagawa University 

Ehime University 

Kochi University

Naruto University of Education 

Kyushu University

Kyushu Institute of Technology 

Saga University

Nagasaki University 

Kumamoto University

Oita University 

University of Miyazaki

Kagoshima University 

University of the Ryukyus

Yokohama City University 

University of Niigata

Prefecture Tokyo Metropolitan University 

The University of Kitakyushu

Ashikaga University 

International University of Japan

Kitasato University 

Keio University

Kogakuin University 

Shibaura Institute of Technology

Juntendo University 

Sophia University

Tokai University 

Tokyo University of Agriculture

Toyo University 

Tokyo City University

Meiji University 

Rikkyo University

Waseda University 

St. Luke’s International University

Teikyo University 

Nagoya University of Commerce & Business 

Kanazawa Institute of Technology 

Doshisha University

Ritsumeikan University 

Ryukoku University

Kansai University 

Kwansei Gakuin University

Kobe Institute of Computing;

Graduate School of Information Technology 

University of East Asia

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University