Student Support

Financial Support for TAOYAKA students

Hiroshima University Leader Program Excellent Scholarship /After April 2020 (Provisional)

Awarding a scholarship to excellent students /3 students /JPY 50,000 per month/
*Selection is planned to be made every semester based on students’ academic grades and remarkable achievements.

Hiroshima University Leading Program Tuition Fee Waiver /After April 2020 (Provisional)

Full or half tuition fee exemption for a semester for excellent students who are financially difficult situation.
*Selection is planned to be made every semester based on students’ academic grades and financial situation.

International Conference Support

When the program student makes a presentation at an international conference, either an oral or poster presentation, the program will cover a partial or full expenses including participation fee and transportation expenses after the selection by the program.

Internship Support

When the program student conducts internship, the program will cover partly or whole transportation expenses after the examination of the documents by the program.

*The above financial supports are as of July 2019 and are subject to change.

Scholarship Information

The following information is links to scholarships outside/inside of the university. Please check the eligibility criteria to apply for the scholarships.

(English) Hiroshima University Momiji Scholarship Information for Private-expense International Students
(English) Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) brochure “Scholarships for International Students in Japan”
(Japanese) Hiroshima University Momiji Scholarship Information

Leading Graduate Schools Grant (Unitil March 2020)

Grant without repayment requirement /JPY 120,000 – 150,000 per month

  • The above financial support is as of March 2019 and is subject to change.
  • As for tuition fees and tax amounts required over 5 years, please read this.
  • Students of Taoyaka Program who receive the scholarship need to pay the admission fee  and tuition.

However, the students are eligible to apply for Admission Fee and Tuition Fee Exemption to Hiroshima University, and eligible for postponement of collection of the admission fee and tuition as follows.

  • The first semester: the payment must be made by the last day of August in the fiscal year.
  • The second semester: the payment must be made by the last day of February in the fiscal year.

* The list of successful grant recipient as of April 2019 can be downloaded here: (PDF)