Financial Supports for students of University of Tsukuba

「Tsukuba Scholarship」Support in Case of Emergency (for Students)

To provide study environment for students in unexpectedly financial problems, the
university offers financial support (200,000yen) to the students who have difficulty in
studying because their financial situations become serious due to unavoidable reasons
such as death or unemployment of their own main financial supporters.
When students are under the following criteria, please come to Financial Support,
Division of Student Welfare, Department of Student Affairs.

1. Eligible Students
Applicants must be students who are faced with following cases.
(1) Death of a main financial supporter
The students who have great difficulty in studying because their financial
situations become serious due to death of their own main financial supporters.
(2) Unemployment of a main financial supporter
The students who have great difficulty in studying because their financial
situations become serious due to that their main financial supporter lost the
jobs by unavoidable reasons.
(The unavoidable reasons are unemployment by dismissal, resignation by
heavy injury or disease, corporate bankruptcy, or personal bankruptcy. Forced
retirement, early suggested retirement, expiration of term of office, or personal
reasons are not unavoidable reasons.)
(Reemployment is not applicable.)

2. Application Filing Period
Apply within 6 months after above「1」happened.

3. Amount of Supplied Benefit
200,000 yen is provided uniformly; the repayment is not required.
This financial support is limited to one time per individual.

4. Number of Supported Students
The number is limited within budget for every year.


5. Required Documents for Application
Submit following documents for application for this financial support. Division
of Student Welfare, Department of Students Affairs will inform more details.
Please remind that students are not able to apply if these required documents are
missing.
(1) Application Form for Tsukuba Scholarship in Case of Emergency
(2) Certificate of reason for application (Appended table 1)
(3) Certificate of household financial situation (Appended table 2)

6. Selection
This financial benefit will be decided by selection on a basis of the family
economic situation and the reason for application.
For the consideration of the family economic situation, the criteria for the
tuition fees exemption will be applied. Any severance packages or insurance
benefits are added to temporary income.

7. Required Documents after the determination of support
After the benefit is determined to be supplied, submit Request Form of Money
Transfer.

8. Notices
Application with intentionally false information leads the cancelation of the
supplement and the repayment of the all benefit already supplied.
In addition, applicants for this support are also suggested to apply for other
financial supports such as “Tuition Fees Exemption” or continuous “scholarships”
since this is temporary support for students in emergency.

9. Inquiry About This Financial Support
Financial Support, Division of Student Welfare, Department of Student Affairs







Appended Table 1: Certificate of reason for application
(Same documents as application documents for tuition exemption)
Reason for Application Certificates
Death of the main financial supporter Certificate of Death (copy)
Unemployment of the main financial
supporter
Applicable document from following
certificates (copy available)
-Certificate of Dismissal
-Certificate showing cooperate bankruptcy
-Certificate showing personal bankruptcy
-Certificate by Doctor
-Certificate of unemployment etc.



Appended Table 2: Certificate of household financial situation
(Same documents as application documents for tuition exemption)
Certificates
Applicable documents in following income certificates of all members in the same
household
-Withholding tax slip (last year, copy)
-Blue form tax return (last year, copy)
-Salary slips (latest 3 months, copy)
-Notification of pension payment (latest, copy)
-Declaration of Revenues and Expenditure Status
-Certificate of severance package payment (copy)
-Notification of Insurance Benefit Payment (copy) etc.