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Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship (American Applicant)

Sponsored by: Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen who is a graduate student at the University of Manoa (UHM) and wishes to study in Japan pursuing a subject leading to a better understanding between Japan and the United States. Academic qualifications, study plan, transcripts, written note from physician, interview, and two recommendation letters required.


Application Deadline November 5
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Award Coverage $30,000 in three equal installments throughout the year AND a $15,000 annual allowance
Awarded every year? yes
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $30,000
Average $30,000
Min $30,000

Contact Information

Scholarship Administrator
Crown Prince Akihito Scholarship Foundation
1600 Kapiolani Boulevard, Suite 204
Honolulu, HI 96814 United States

Phone: (808) 524-4450

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