Scholarship for Nigerian Teachers Training in Japan, 2018 (Fully Funded)

Scholarship for Nigerian Teachers Training in Japan, 2018 (Fully Funded)


Application Deadline:31st January, 2018.

The Embassy of Japan is pleased to inform you that the Government of Japan will provide scholarship for Nigerian Primary/Secondary school teachers who desire to take teacher training course and Japanese language training in Japan.

Eligibility Requirement:
The scholarship is open to graduates of universities and teachers training colleges, who are no more than thirty-four (34) years of age (must be born on or after April 2, 1983);
Must have taught as teachers at primary/secondary schools or teacher training colleges for at least five years in their home countries at the time of application.

This is also an opportunity to attract Nigerian schools that wish to start Japanese language class or course at their school. Beneficiaries shall upon their return, help to promote Japanese language education in Nigeria.

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Application Process
You can obtain the application form online or from the Embassy of Japan (Abuja). For online applications form, click here.
Completed MEXT scholarship application forms can be submitted by hand or by post to this address below:
                 Embassy of Japan – Culture & Information Section
                 No. 9 Bobo Street (Off Gana Street),
                 Maitama District,

Visit the official webpage here for more information.