Sophia University

Campus Life External Scholarships (offered by private organizations)

External Scholarships

A variety of External Scholarships are offered by external scholarship foundations and organizations. Each scholarship has its own application process, eligibility and criteria etc.

※For the general guidelines and the track record of the scholarships in past years, please refer to the booklet “Scholarship Information”. “Scholarship Information”

※Announcement about the application method for scholarships(Updated on 2020.05.28)(271.13 KB)

Scholarships currently open to the newly-enrolled students in Spring 2020

※For the current students, please check LOYOLA as usual.

◆External Scholarships available for Japanese Students and International Students who do NOT have “Student” visa status ※In Japanese Only

◆External Scholarships available for International Students who have “Student” visa status

Types of External Scholarships

External scholarships are categorized into 3 types as below. When you apply for a scholarship, please check its type first. Make sure to understand the flow for the application procedure, necessary documentation and specified section to submit it to.

  • University Recommendation based Type:
    Applicants submit the applications(specified by university) to the university and the university selects nominees to the external scholarship foundations. There will be further selection process at the foundations.
  • University-Coordinated Type:
    Applicants submit applications(specified by scholarship foundation) to the university. The university send all the applications to the scholarship foundation without screening process.
  • Direct Application Type:
    Applicants submit applications(specified by scholarship foundation) directly to the foundations.

Inquiry

Financial Support Department
Center for Student Affairs

Phone:
03-3238-3523 (International call: +81-3-3238-3523)

Email:
scholarship-co@sophia.ac.jp

Office Hour:
12:30-15:30 on weekdays (Outside of class period)
10:00-11:30 and 12:30-15:30 on weekdays (During class and exam period)
Closed on weekends and holidays