Scholarship Award Ceremony for International Students


A ceremony was held on July 1 in the Nichia Kaikan to award scholarships to international students studying at the University of Tokushima in 2014. The scholarships for international students on this occasion comprised donations from corporations and organizations for the support of the university’s international exchange program. These were conferred in the form of the Fujii-Otsuka International Education and Research Exchange Fund (Medical, Dental and Pharmaceutical) and the University of Tokushima Education and Research Exchange Fund (Integrated Arts and Sciences and Engineering). Attending the award ceremony were representatives invited from the supporting corporations, 27 international students from the university, and university staff.

At the award ceremony, Bayarsaikhan Od of the Graduate School of Oral Sciences and Shun Magen of the Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences were presented with certificates by President Kagawa as representatives of the recipients. Then Hotimah Masdan Salim of the Faculty of Medicine and Yuting Chen of the Graduate School of Advanced Technology and Science offered words of thanks to the corporations and organizations that provided funds. The international students were full of gratitude and motivation to study.


Representatives of the supporting corporations, international students, and university staff