Scholarship applicants must meet all of the following requirements: (a) Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in Japanese language studies as a compulsory subject, enrolled at a designated foreign university (as stipulated by the Heiwa Nakajima Foundation), and recommended by their university. (b) Applicants must study in Japan for a period of one year in accordance with an inter-university exchange agreement. (c) Applicants must begin their overseas studies in Japan between April 2013 and October 2013. (d) Applicants must maintain their enrollment as undergraduate students at their home universities throughout their study in Japan. (e) Applicants’ status of residence must be “college student”. Notes: 1) Students who have studied at a Japanese university for more than six months are not eligible. 2) Students who have a bachelor’s degree of any kind are not eligible. 3) Students who have previously received a scholarship from the Foundation are not eligible.