To be eligible for the Japan-IMF Scholarship Program (JISP) you must be:
- A Japanese citizen
- Able to obtain a Ph.D. by age 34.
- Studying at, or applying to, a Ph.D. program in macroeconomics at a university outside of Japan. Only universities with a strong doctoral program in macroeconomics are eligible.
- Entering the 1st, 2nd or 3rd year of the Ph.D. program.
For more information, please visit their website: www.imf.org/external/np/ins/english/scholar.htm