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2015 Kumamoto University Summer Program in English – Call for Applications

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We are pleased to inform you that the first Kumamoto University Summer Program in English will be held from July 23 to July 31, 2015.
 
The program will be conducted entirely in English, and consists of classroom lectures on Japanese life and culture, first-hand cultural learning experiences, and guided educational field trips to famous sites within Kumamoto prefecture. Please see the attached flyer for detailed information.
 
All participants may apply to receive an 80,000 Japanese Yen scholarship for their own personal use.  To be eligible for the scholarship, students must have a GPA greater than or equal to 2.3 (according to the attached GPA Calculation worksheet), and not receive any other scholarships for this program which exceed 80,000 Japanese Yen.
 
The 60,000 yen program fee includes accommodation, class fees, field trip fees, and breakfast.  It does not include the cost of transportation to or from Japan, the cost of transportation within Japan, or the cost of meals (other than breakfast) during the program.
 
Fee payments and scholarship awards will be conducted at Kumamoto University after the participants’ arrival in Japan.
 
We would greatly appreciate if you could kindly recommend both undergraduate and graduate students from your university to join our program.  Japanese ability is not necessary, however, the ability to communicate in English is a requirement.
 
Although the maximum number of participants for our program is 20 students, any number of students may apply from your university.  However, if the total number of applicants from all universities exceeds 20, a selection will be held.  The results of the selection will be announced at a later date.
 
To apply, please ask your students to complete the attached “Application” form and submit them along with a “Letter of Recommendation” (completed by the university).If your students wish to apply for the scholarship, please also include a record of their academic transcript from the previous year.
 
Furthermore, please check our website: http://ewww.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/en/news/124/
 
It will be our great pleasure to have your students join our Summer Program. We are confident that they will enjoy their time at our university and in Kumamoto.
 
Deadline submission (hardcopies):
Via KU Liaison Office at ITS :
12 June 2015 (Friday)  before 12.00 wib
 
Need more information, please contact:
 
Ms. Mia Hernawati
e-mail: mia.hernawati.sby@gmail.com or best online casino 85, 204);” target=”_blank”>kuliaisonits@gmail.com
Address:
Gedung Rektorat, Lantai. 2
Ruang International Office
Kampus ITS- Sukolilo, Surabaya 60111
 
Office hours: Monday – Friday 
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