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 Institution: Multiple host science & engineering research laboratories in Japan.

Dates: Mid-May-Aug

Subject: Engineering, Japanese Language, Japanese Studies, Sciences

Level: Freshmen, Sophomores
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: Available
Undergrad: 3
Grad Credit: Available
Document Awarded: Transcript

Overall Program Costs: Most costs fully-funded by program sponsor.
Cost Include: Airport Transfers, Cultural Program, Evacuation Insurance, Health Insurance, Housing Included, In-Country Transport, International Airfare, Internship Placement, Language Courses, Meal Stipend, Pre-Departure Services, Some Excursions, Tuition
Cost Range: Contact Sponsor For Program Costs

Instruction Language: English, Japanese
Format: Internship, Language Study, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Sponsor Assists
Housing Type: Apartments, Hotels, Residence Halls

Deadline: January 16, 2018

Other Info:
US Accredited Sponsor: Yes
Year Program Began: 2016
In Cooperation 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