Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Programme 2022

Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship Programme 2022



The Embassy of Japan in Barbados is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the 2022 Japanese Government Scholarship.

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of Japan, through the Embassy of Japan in Barbados, offers scholarships to Barbadians who wish to study at universities in Japan as Research Students every year.

This is a great opportunity for individuals who wish to study in Japan. There are a number of Barbadians who have previously received this scholarship and successfully pursued their studies in Japan.

The scholarship period is from April 2022 to March 2024 for the April Term and from September/October 2022 to March 2024 for the October Term. This includes six months of intensive Japanese language training. During this period, students will enroll in a master’s, doctoral or a professional graduate course or may engage in non-degree research study.

Benefits include a monthly stipend, paid tuition and one return ticket.

Applicants must be Barbadian nationals, born on or after April 2, 1987, possess at least a bachelor’s degree, and willing to learn Japanese language. Detailed application information is available online at:



For further details, please contact the Embassy of Japan in Barbados.


The Embassy of Japan

Building 2, Ground Floor,

Chelston Park,

Collymore Rock,

St. Michael,



Tel: 1-246-538-5700

 Email: barbados@rt.mofa.go.jp

 URL : https://www.bb.emb-japan.go.jp/itprtop_en/index.html