Amgen Scholars Japan Program

Types of Study
Region of the World
Campus Award vs. National
Country Specific
Amgen Scholars Japan Program provides selected sophomore and junior undergraduate students with the opportunity to engage in a hands-on research experience at two premier Japanese universities: The University of Tokyo or Kyoto University. Undergraduate participants benefit from undertaking a research project under top faculty, being part of a cohort-based experience of seminars and networking events, and taking part in a symposium in their respective region where they meet their peers, learn about biotechnology, and hear from leading scientists. Program duration is roughly June 11-August 6.
Citizenship Requirements
Semester type

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