Asian Development Bank-Japan Scholarship Program: Annual Report 2016

Institutional Document | December 2017

The Japan Scholarship Program’s 2016 Annual Report presents the activities of the Asian Development Bank–Japan Scholarship Fund for the year 2016.

This publication presents the Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) 2016 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 2016, Japan contributed $172.5 million to the JSP. Since 1988, a total of 3,526 scholarships have been awarded to recipients, including 1,317 women, from 37 member countries. Of the total, 3,180 scholars have completed their courses. An average of 144 scholarships are awarded each year.


  • 2016 Program and Activities
  • ADB–JSP Helps Students and Alumni Achieve Their Career Aspirations
  • Summary and Conclusions
  • Appendixes
    • Designated Institutions and Program Coordinators
    • Scholarships Awarded and Completed, by Country, 1988–2016
    • Profile of ADB–JSP Scholars and Graduates, 1988–2016
    • Scholarships Awarded and Completed, by Designated Institution, 1988–2016
    • ADB–JSP Independent Auditors' Report and Financial Statements for the Years Ended 31 December 2016 and 2015
    • Profile of Scholars and Graduates for Academic Year 2016
    • Theses and Research Papers Completed in 2016
  • Map Showing the 29 ADB–JSP Designated Institutions

Additional Details

  • Education
  • 78
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS178992-2
  • 978-92-9261-000-5 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-001-2 (electronic)

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