Sophia University

Campus Life Scholarships that Students May Apply For Before Entering Sophia University

Scholarships that Students May Apply For Before Entering Sophia University

Different types of financial aid are available for students to help reduce their financial burden and enable them to concentrate on study.
The applications for New Students Scholarship and Adachi Scholarship are accepted at the time of admission application.
Other scholarships applications are accepted after entrance to the University.

Sophia University New Students Scholarships
(Undergraduate & Graduate School)

◆ Awarded to

Sophia University New Students Scholarship is intended to contribute to develop human resources by supporting students whose first choice of school is Sophia University and who had excellent grades but who would find it difficult to study here due to financial hardship.

Students applying to 2020 Sophia University Undergraduate/Graduate Course (English Course) entrance examination and who meet the above requirements.
・ Faculty of Liberal Arts
・ Faculty of Science and Technology Green Science and Engineering Course
・ Sophia Program for Sustainable Futures
・ Graduate Program in Global Studies, Graduate School of Global Studies
・ International Graduate Course, Graduate Program in Global Environment Studies, Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies
・ Green Science/Engineering Courses, Graduate School of Science and Technology
・ Graduate Program in Linguistics (TESOL), Graduate School of Languages and Linguistics
・ Graduate Program in Education (English Course), Graduate School of Human Sciences

◆ Amount of Scholarship
< For International Students >

・Sophia University New Student Scholarship
: The grant varies from one-third to the full amount of tuition fee for the first year of study.

・Sophia University Benefactors' (Adachi) Scholarships
: Amount equal to full tuition and education enhancement fee

< For Japanese Students >

・Sophia University New Student Scholarship
: The grant varies from one-third to the full amount of tuition fee for the first year of study.

◆ Selection Criteria

: Selections are made based on a general evaluation including grades, family finances (financial situation), Character.

◆ Application period

※English-taught Programs
※The terms shown below are scholarship application period.as for the details about admission application,please check the corresponding page of admission.


○Faculty of Liberal Arts
・Spring 2020 entry (April)
  ①First application period :August 28 - September 25, 2019
  ②Second application period :November 20 - December 18, 2019
・Autumn 2020 entry (September)
  ①First application period :November 20 - December 18, 2019
  ②Second application period :March 18 - April 15, 2020


○Faculty of Science and Technology
・Autumn 2020 entry (September)
  ①First application period :November 20 - December 18, 2019
  ②Second application period :March 18 - April 15, 2020


○Sophia Program for Sustainable Futures
・Autumn 2020 entry (September)
  ①First application period :November 20 - December 18, 2019
  ②Second application period :March 18 - April 15, 2020


○Global Studies (Global Studies, International Business and Development Studies, Japanese Studies)
 ・Spring 2020 entry (April):August 28 - September 25, 2019
 ・Autumn 2020 entry (September):March 18 - April 15, 2020

○Green Science and Engineering ( M.S , Ph.D.)
 ・Spring 2020 entry (April)※Ph.D:August 28 - September 25, 2019
 ・Autumn 2020 entry (September):March 18 - April 15, 2020


○Global Environmental Studies ( M.A , Ph.D.)
 ・Spring 2020 entry (April)
  ①First application period for M.A. and Ph.D.:August 28 - September 25, 2019
  ②Second application period for Ph.D.(only applicants who hold valid status of residence in Japan):December 2 - December 23, 2019

 ・Autumn 2020 entry (September)
  ①First application period for M.A. and Ph.D.:March 18 - April 15, 2020
  ②Second application period for Ph.D.(only applicants who hold valid status of residence in Japan):June 15 - July 2, 2020


○TESOL:Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages ( M.A. only )
①September Examination (9月入試):August 21 - August 26, 2019  
②February Examination (2月入試):December 16 - December 20, 2019


○Education ( M.A. , Ph. D. )
①September Examination (9月入試):August 21 - August 26, 2019  
②February Examination (2月入試):December 16 - December 20, 2019


◆ Application Forms
<For International Students>

   ・ Scholarship Application Procedure for International Students(310.37 KB)
   ・ Scholarship Application Form for International Students(83.44 KB)

<For Japanese Students>

   ・ Scholarship Application Procedure for Japanese Students(284.65 KB)
   ・ Scholarship Application Form for Japanese Students(339.22 KB)


※Japanese students and International Students whose status of residence is Not 'College Student' after enter the university, should use application form for Japanese Students.

Contact

Location where applications to be submitted (by post/visiting the office)

Sophia University
Center for Student Affairs (New Students Scholarship/Adachi Scholarship)
7-1 Kioi-cho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8554 Japan
(Building No.2, first floor)

Phone: +81-3-3238-3523
Fax: +81-3-3238-4131

e-mail: scholarship-co(at)*sophia.ac.jp  *Please put @ instead of (at).



office hours※Weekdays
 ○4/1~8/3・9/21~1/29
  10:00 ~ 11:30 / 12:30 ~ 15:30

 ○8/4~9/20・1/30~3/31
  12:30 ~ 15:30


office closed
 ・8/13~8/20 12/24~1/3


※ Scholarship applications will be accepted during the application period for all admission types. Please make sure application period and send the scholarship application documents to the Center for Student Affairs separately from admission application papers. (No late applications will be accepted)