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UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program

The Amgen Scholars Program provides hundreds of undergraduates each year with the opportunity to undertake
scientific research projects at many of the world's leading institutions.

Launched in 2006 in the United States, 2008 in Europe, and 2015 in Japan at the University of Tokyo and Kyoto University,
Amgen Scholars has expanded to additional world-class institutions in the U.S., Europe and Asia!

Below is the information for the 2019 program for reference.
Information for the 2020 program will be announced in October 2019.

<UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program 2019 - Important Dates>

  - November 1, 2018: 2019 Program Online Application Open
  - February 1, 2019 at 3:00 pm JST*: Application deadline
(*Japan Standard Time=UTC+9:00)
  - Mid-March, 2019: Applicants notified of decision
  - June 10, 2019: Participants must have arrived in Tokyo by this date
  - June 11, 2019: UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program begins
  - August 3-4, 2019: Amgen Scholars Asian Symposium in Singapore
  - August 5, 2019: Program ends

UTokyo would like to express its appreciation to the Amgen Foundation for the general support provided for this program.



1. About the Program


2. Application


3. FAQ


4. Links


5. Contact

Office of UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program
Education and Student Support Department, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8652 JAPAN

Please send all inquiries regarding the Program to the following email address:
*Please change (at) to @

The Program Office is NOT able to answer inquiries if you use the inquiry form below.
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