Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program: 2015 Annual Report

Institutional Document | December 2016

The Japan Scholarship Program’s 2015 Annual Report presents the activities of the Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Fund for the year 2015.

This report presents the Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) 2015 activities, achievements, and success stories from students and alumni. The JSP gives qualified citizens of developing member countries of the Asian Development Bank an opportunity to take postgraduate studies in economics, business and management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at 29 educational institutions in Asia and the Pacific. Between 1988 and 2015, Japan contributed $165.4 million to the JSP. Since 1988, a total of 3,387 scholarships have been awarded to recipients, including 1,239 women, from 37 member countries. Of the total, 3,028 scholars have completed their courses. An average of 150 scholarships are awarded each year.


  • Tables and Figures
  • Foreword
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • 2015 Program and Activities
  • ADB–Japan Scholarship Program Helps Students and Alumni Achieve Career Aspirations
  • Summary and Conclusions
  • Appendixes
    • Designated Institutions and Program Coordinator
    • Scholarships Awarded and Completed, by Country, 1988–2015
    • Profile of Scholars and Graduates,1988–2015
    • Scholarships Awarded and Completed, by Designated Institution,1988–2015
    • Independent Auditors’ Report and Financial Statements for the Years Ended 31 December 2015 and 31 December 2014
    • Profile of Scholars and Graduates for Academic Year 2015
    • Theses and Research Papers Completed in 2015
  • Map Showing the 29 Designated Institutions

Additional Details

  • Education
  • RPT168567-2
  • 978-92-9257-687-5 (Print)
  • 978-92-9257-688-2 (e-ISBN)

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