2018 Nakatani RIES: Research & International Experiences for Students in Japan

Rice University
Sarah Phillips
ECE, MS-378
Houston, TX  77005
Int'l Phone: 713-348 6362
Asia and Oceania: Japan: Chiba, Japan: Kobe, Japan: Kyoto, Japan: Nagano, Japan: Nagoya, Japan: Osaka, Japan: Sapporo, Japan: Sendai, Japan: Tokyo

Host Inst.: Multiple host science & engineering research laboratories in Japan.

Dates: Mid-May-Aug

Subject: Engineering, Japanese language, Japanese studies, Sciences

Level: Fresh, Sophs
Requires: 3.00 GPA, Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident., Must be fr. or soph. student with interest in international science & engineering research.
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 3
Grad Credit: Avail
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: Most costs fully-funded by program sponsor.
Cost Include: airport transfers, cultural pgm, evacuation insurance, health insurance, housing included, in-country transport, internship placement, intl airfare, lang courses, meal stipend, pre-departure svcs, some excursions, tuition
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English, Japanese
Format: Internship, Lang study, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Sponsor assists
Housing Type: apts, hotels, residence halls

Deadline: January 16, 2018

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 2016
In Coop With: Sponsored by the Nakatani Foundation
Orientation Location: in US
Orientation Description: in Tokyo (3-4 wks, intensive Japanese lang/culture study)
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity
Misc: Focus of pgm is to equip young scientists to become globally competent scientists and engineers.
May Contact Former Participant