Chen Jiahui, a fourth year student from the Department of Japanese Studies, was awarded the Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship 2009. Awarded by the Japanese Government’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), the scholarship entitles Jiahui to a year of study at Hiroshima University.
Ong Shu Dawn also received the JASSO Scholarship from the Japan Student Services Organisation (JASSO). The third year student is majoring in both Psychology and Japanese Studies. Dawn will receive a monthly stipend of 80,000 yen for 11 months of study at Hokkaido University, as well as a one-time travel allowance of 80,000 yen.