Three Daiwa Scholarships in Japanese Studies have been awarded to students studying, or having studied, at the University of Sheffield, SOAS and the Australian National University. The Daiwa Scholarships in Japanese Studies, launched in 2015, is a postgraduate programme to support UK nationals on Japanese Studies courses in either Japan or the UK.
BAJS is pleased to announce that the competition for the Ivan Morris Memorial Prize for outstanding thesis/dissertation is now open. The competition is open to any student (undergraduate or postgraduate) who would like to present for consideration an extended essay, thesis or dissertation in the field of Japanese Studies. The text should be typewritten, and ideally should not exceed 20,000 words. It is particularly hoped that thesis for Master's degrees and final year dissertations will be entered for the competition. The deadline for submission is June 30th 2016.