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How to Apply

To apply for the Fujitsu Scholarship, read the instructions thoroughly and follow the steps listed below:

Application Process

The admission requirements, application documents, application deadline, and selection process for applying to Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge with Fujitsu Scholarship and without Fujitsu Scholarship are different.

For those who would like to participate in Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge with Fujitsu Scholarship, follow the instructions below.

For those applying for Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge without receiving Fujitsu Scholarship, please follow the instructions on the Fujitsu-JAIMS Foundation website.

STEP 1: Register through the Web

  1. Check Eligibility: Check your eligibility before applying for the Fujitsu Scholarship program by checking the Qualifications.
  2. Check Documentation: Check Details of the Required Documentation to confirm that you are able to meet the documentation requirements.
  3. Register Your Information: Fill out the Web Registration Form. You must register during the application period to which you are submitting your application documents.
  4. Download the Application Forms: You will receive an e-mail upon registering with links for downloading the Fujitsu Scholarship Application Form and the Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge Application Form.

STEP 2: Prepare Application Documents

Prepare the application documents.

Required Documentation:
The necessary documents should be prepared to meet the requirements mentioned in "Details of the Required Documentation".

  1. Fujitsu Scholarship Application Form
  2. Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge Application Form
  3. Photocopy of TOEFL, TOEIC, or IELTS (Academic) score report
  4. Official Academic Transcript or Graduate Certificate in English (No Photocopies)
  • All documents must be received during application period.
  • Applicants who fail to submit all documents during application period will not be considered.
  • Submitted application documents, such as transcript and graduate certificate, will not be considered.

Important Information:

Both the Fujitsu Scholarship Application Form and the Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge Application Form must be filled out and sent as follows:

  1. Click on the links to download the application forms and save them on your computer.
  2. Fill out the application forms on your computer. Application forms must be typed.
  3. Save the completed application forms on your computer. When saving, please change the PDF file names as follows.
    - Replace "CountryName" part of the PDF file name with your country of citizenship in all lowercase characters.
    - Replace "LastName" part of the PDF file name with your last name in all lowercase characters.

STEP 3: Submit Application Documents

Both of your PDF application forms and signed hardcopies of the application forms along with the other required documentations must be sent in order to complete your application.

PDF files:
E-mail the completed application PDF files saved on your computer to the address below. You must use the same e-mail address which you submitted at the time of registration.

- Do not contact us to ask whether your application documents have been received. Keep your sent e-mail as proof of submitting the PDF format of the application forms.
- Please set to receive our e-mail. Fujitsu is not responsible for any failure of e-mail delivery.

  1. Print out the completed application PDF forms (one copy for each application). Application forms may be printed double-sided.
  2. After printing out the application forms, sign them in the area marked "Applicant's Signature" on both application forms.
  3. Send the signed application forms along with all required documents to the address listed below.

Application Documents in Paper:
Submit the documents listed in STEP2 to the following address.

Fujitsu Hawaii Representative Office
6660 Hawaii Kai Drive
Honolulu, HI 96825

Do not contact us to ask whether your application documents have been received. Use "certified" mail or another traceable method if you need confirmation.

Application and Course Schedule

The application period for the 38th Fujitsu Scholarship program for the 2018 Fall Course intake is from December 25, 2017 through March 7, 2018. The selected Fujitsu Scholars attend the three-and-a-half-month Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge 2018 Fall Course offered from August 24, 2018 through December 7, 2018.

*Each year we usually open two application cycles: one for spring course and one for fall course. Regarding the schedule for the next scholarship, we will post the information on this website around July 2018. (The schedule is subject to change.)

Selection Process

1. Initial Screening

Initial screening is based on the strength of the application, which includes meeting the admission qualifications.

2. Interview

Applicants who pass the initial screening will be contacted for an interview at a designated date.
Applicants should be residing in their respective countries of citizenship (or in Hawaii for Hawaii residents) at the time of their interviews.

3. Selection of recipients

  • Final selection will be determined by Fujitsu Limited.
  • Selection is based on English proficiency (for non-native speakers of English), work experience, motivation and goals as expressed in the application documents and interview. A key factor is the individual's commitment to contributing to the development of their communities and home countries.
  • Fujitsu Limited does not provide explanations concerning selection of recipients.