Applications are now open for the AFS Japan Exchange Program for Pakistani high school and inter Students for session 2019. Through ASF Japan fully funded exchange program, Pakistani students can study Matric, Inter, A-level or O-Levels in Japan for upto six months.
AFS Japan KAKEHASHI program gives 1,000 Asian Students a chance to study high school program in Japan on fully funded basis. Three students from Pakistan will be selected to represent Pakistan among 1000 asian students through this program.
Fill out the Google form (https://forms.gle/YZNbspAAP2CCSnc17) if you’re interested in applying for this scholarship by 20th October, 2019.
ASF Japan Fully Funded Scholarship covers
AFS program fee
domestic and international airfares
and all program costs.
Students who are selected for the Kakehashi program will stay in dorms or with host families. Participants will not be able to choose the type of placement. Temporary host families during holidays and vacations will be provided to participants who are placed in dorms.
Eligibility Criteria for ASF Japan Fully funded scholarship:
Date of Birth: April 2, 2002 and before April 1, 2005 (Age: 14-17)
Language: Japanese Learners, or willing to learn basic Japanese before the program
Academically highly motivated, high-achievers, have obtained minimum of 60% marks in principle in all subjects in the latest examination at school and overall minimum average of 60% marks in all subjects for the past two years
In need of financial support to study
Able and willing to travel abroad unaccompanied between (April 2020 to February 2021)
Demonstrate strong potential of leadership to act as a bridge between the sending country and Japan during and after the program
*Priority will be given to students of families with low incomes.
HOW TO APPLY FOR AFS JAPAN EXCHANGE PROGRAM 2019 FOR PAKISTANI STUDENTS?
- Sign up on Learn Smart Pakistan
- Complete your profile
- Go to rewards section and select “AFS Kakehashi Japan Scholarship”
- Redeem it for 100 Honey Coins
- Once you have successfully redeemed it, you will receive the link to registration form the next day on your email.
**Please make sure to enter your correct email address while creating new account. For the existing LSP users, please make sure to enter the email address in the ‘Home Address’ field while redeeming this reward.**
Test will be conducted on LSP with your own usernames and passwords so make sure your account is active.
- If you meet the eligibility criteria you will receive an email containing the details for your online test at Learn Smart Pakistan.
- As coordinators for Pakistan, Learn Smart Pakistan will select 10 of the top students on the LSP platform for the AFS regional coordinators. Only 3 students will receive the scholarship.
- This is what you need to be considered for the top ten list:
- Please fill out the form below by 20th October, 2019 if you are interested in this scholarship. We'll reach out to you via email if you are shortlisted.
- Shortlisted candidates will be required to pass an online test (English, Maths, and an IQ test along with 3 short essays) in order to qualify for the final step, an interview with our team.
- For further details of the program, you can go to https://afs.org/2018/04/13/1000-scholarships-to-study-abroad-in-japan/ Only 30 students who get top scores in the online test will be shortlisted for the interview stage. If you are selected, Learn Smart Pakistan’s representatives will get in touch with you to share details of the interview.
- Only 10 students will progress to the next level which would be a final Skype interview with the AFS region coordinators.
- Only 3 students will get the scholarship and will be notified accordingly along with next steps.
- Haven’t registered yet?