GUARANTEED INTERNSHIPS IN JAPAN for individuals or groups. Start any time of the year!


INTERNSHIP
IN JAPAN SCHOLARSHIP



"Do you want to work in Japan?
Do you want to experience one of the highest standards in professionalism?
Win a chance to do both for free!"

Internship in Japan is offering several scholarships for foreigners and japanese interested in getting a once in a lifetime experience in Japan. We are giving the opportunity to anyone meeting the requirements to do an internship in Japan and we will even pay your housing for 1 month!* *Conditions apply

Eligibility :

  • Aged 20 - 25
  • Currently undergraduate or postgraduate university students
  • Physically and mentally healthy enough to participate in an Internship in Japan
  • If you do not meet the requirements, send us an additional video or motivation letter to explain why it would be fair compared to the other applicants to give you a scholarship anyway.

Type A

  • JLPT N2 minimum (Upper-Intermediate Japanese ability)
  • GPA greater than 3.5 and / or special skills
  • Exemplary professional attitude
  • Mandatory documents included
  • Visa-exempted nationality

Type B

  • JLPT N4 minimum (Pre-Intermediate Japanese ability)
  • GPA greater than 3.0 and / or special skills
  • Exemplary professional attitude
  • Mandatory documents included
  • Visa-exempted nationality

Type C

  • JLPT N5 minimum (Basic Japanese ability)
  • GPA greater than 3.0 and / or technical skills
  • Exemplary professional attitude
  • Mandatory documents included
  • Visa-exempted nationality

Scholarship Benefits :

Type A
1 Scholarships
(valued at ¥450,000)

Includes :

  • Application fee + 4 weeks Internship program fee*
  • 4 weeks accommodation

Type B
3 Scholarships

Includes :

  • JPY 100,000 OFF Program fee
  • 4 weeks free accommodation

Type C
10 Scholarships

Includes :

  • 10% OFF Program fee,
    *For a 4 or 8 weeks program

*Programs of all lengths are eligible, but the scholarship will not exceed the duration or amount(s) stated above

How to apply :

Scholarship applications are now being accepted from international students with the final application deadline being : March 17th 2017
Please send the following documents to

Please mention "IIJ SCHOLARSHIP" in the title of your email.

  • Application Form
  • Cover Letter and CV in English (and Japanese, if possible)
  • 1 Reference Letter
  • Copy of School Certificate
  • Short Video (approx. 90 seconds) - Chose 1 topic from the following :
    1. Why do you want to come to Japan?
    2. How can you contribute as an intern?
    3. What differentiates you from other candidates?

Time frame :

February 1st Official application opening
March 17th Application deadline
February 6th to March 18th Selection of recipients and winners notified
March or April or May Your internship in Japan begins!