Call for International Graduate Program (IGP) special MEXT scholarship students for October 2020 enrollment

The IGP is a program for those who wish to pursue graduate
studies in the life sciences at Hokkaido University’s Graduate
School of Life Science. In 2018, the IGP program was accepted as
a special recipient for the MEXT “Training Program for Global
Innovators in Life Sciences (TP-GILS)” special scholarship,
which will fund 7 doctoral students and 1 master’s student this

Those interested should contact prospective supervisors to
discuss their suitability for this scholarship. After a
professor agrees to sponsor a student, application documents
should be submitted to the supervisor, who will be subsequently
submit to the IGP administration office by the end of October.

The first step to apply for this scholarship is to find a
laboratory that matches applicant’s research goals and contact
the professor directly. I would appreciate it if you could help
us spread the word about this scholarship opportunity to your

If you have any questions regarding this scholarship or the IGP,
please feel free to contact the IGP administration office at the links below.

IGP Administration office

IGP overview leaflet: