Takahashi and Howat Memorial Overseas Scholarship in Scotland

Applications for the Takahashi and Howat Memorial Overseas Scholarship are now invited. Only Japanese students are welcome to apply. He or she must be planning to participate in postgraduate program at a Scottish institution.  There are two 300.000 JPY awards are given annually. The application deadline is May each year.

Scholarship Description
Established in 2009 by the Japan Scotland Society to commemorate the founder, Mr Takahashi Yoshiteru, and long-time donor and supporter of the society, Mr James T Howat. The scholarships are available to Japanese students undertaking postgraduate study at a Scottish University.

Award Value
Each of the winning students will receive 300.000 JPY.

Level and Area of Studies
Postgraduate degree in any discipline.

Place of Study
At any Scottish university in Scotland.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Applicants must be Japanese nationals planning to enter a postgraduate course at a Scottish University
  • Applicants must undertake to be active in Japan Scotland Society (JSS) after completion of their studies, (recipients will be expected to report on their studies and activities to JSS after completion of their studies).

Applicants’ Nationality
Only Japanese students are invited to apply.

Application Instruction
Please download and complete the application form at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
All complete applications received by post January-May each year.

Website and Application Link