School Funding

The School Literatures, Languages and Cultures offers a number of funding opportunities and lists a range of external funding sources.


Sasakawa studentships

Applicants for the 2017/18 session of the MSc in Japanese Society and Culture, the MSc in East Asian Relations, and our MSc by Research degrees (Japanese Studies) are eligible for consideration for a Sasakawa Foundation Studentship.

Candidates wishing to be considered for a Sasawaka Studentship should contact Dr Chris Perkins with an expression of interest by no later than 1st February 2017.  You can use our contact form here.


Daiwa Foundation Scholarships

The Daiwa Foundation offers scholarships for students enrolled in Japanese Studies postgraduate degrees.  

The deadline for applications for the 2017/18 session is 26th January 2017.  Applications should be made to the Daiwa Foundation directly.  However it is highly advised that potential applicants contact Dr Chris Perkins by 15th December 2016.  You can use our contact form here.