Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
The Japan Foundation for UNU (JFUNU) Scholarship is available for outstanding applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance and who are admitted to the Master of Science in Sustainability Programme at United Nations University – Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS).
United Nations University – Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)
Level/Field of study:
Master of Science in Sustainability
Number of Scholarships:
Citizens of developing countries listed in the latest OECD DAC list
The JFUNU scholarship provides a monthly allowance of 120,000 JPY* for living expenses for a maximum of 24 months. The tuition fees are fully waived for the scholarship recipients.
However, travel costs to and from Japan, visa handling fees, and health/accident insurance costs must be covered by the student.
Applicants for the Master of Science in Sustainability are required to have met the following admission requirements by the application deadline in order to be considered:
The eligibility requirements for the scholarships are as follows:
During admission selection process, outstanding applicants from developing countries with financial need will be automatically considered as candidates for the award of the JFUNU scholarship. Thus, no separate scholarship application is necessary.
Your official application for admissions must be submitted through the online application form. Application deadline is 28 February 2018.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: http://ias.unu.edu/en/admissions/degrees/msc-in-sustainability-2017.html#overview