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UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program

Please note that applications for the 2024 Program are limited to students attending colleges and universities across the Asia region only.
For a list of eligible countries, please check the Eligibility section of Amgen Scholars Program webpage.

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*Warning on false websites*
Please be cautious of false websites, as they may provide inadequate information. Relying on such websites for the Program may lead to misunderstandings, making applicants ineligible for selection. The University of Tokyo will not be responsible for missed opportunities, damages, or losses resulting from these false websites. We advise applicants to thoroughly review and understand the information on this official webpage before starting their application.

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, the Amgen Scholars has expanded to additional world-class institutions in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia!
Announcement of Application November 1, 2023
Online Application Opens November 20, 2023
Online Application Closes February 1, 2024 3:00PM JST* (*Japan Standard Time=UTC+9)
UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program 2024 June 4, 2024 - August 3, 2024    *Subject to change

The University of Tokyo is truly thankful to the Amgen Foundation for their generous support in making this program possible.

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Eligibility & Requirements







For inquiries, please contact below: 

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UTokyo Amgen Scholars Program
International Education Promotion Group
The University of Tokyo

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