Culture and Education

Japanese Government Scholarships


The scholarship programs and related documents

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)of Japan offers scholarships to international students who wish to study in Japan.The Embassy of Japan is now recruiting applicants for the following scholarship programs that will start in 2019. The deadline for application is June 8, 2018.


For all applicants:PLEASE READ CAREFULLY the instructions of the guideline on the following links and submit the requirements to REB before the deadline above.

Application to the Embassy of Japan for Nominal Support

Any organization or body, etc. planning a project and seeking the nominal support of the Embassy of Japan in Rwanda should send application by mail to the Embassy ( with the required application documents. For further information, visit website of the Ministry of Foregn Affairs Japan from the link below.