Sasakawa Fellows Reception 2017

Published: Nov 6 2017 - 11:18pm
The annual Sasakawa Fellows Reception, hosted by The Nippon Foundation, was held at WMU on 4 November in the Sasakawa Auditorium. At the event, 27 students in the Class of 2017, who were sponsored by The Nippon Foundation, were honored as WMU Sasakawa Fellows.

Sasakawa Peace Foundation Hosts Sasakawa Fellowship Student Orientation

Published: Sep 27 2016 - 10:05am
The Orientation for the new Sasakawa Fellowship Students in the Class of 2017 was held at WMU on 23 September in the Sasakawa Auditorium. The event was hosted by the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF), the organization that administers fellowships funded by The Nippon Foundation. SPF was represented by Mr. Eisuke Kudo, Advisor to SPF, and Mr.

Funding Support for Students from Developed Countries

Published: Nov 17 2015 - 3:11pm
The University is delighted to announce that the Nippon Foundation/Sasakawa Peace Foundation of Japan will make available a limited number of prestigious Sasakawa Fellowships to applicants from developed countries.

Sasakawa Fellowship Students Orientation, 2014

Published: Sep 30 2014 - 1:39pm
On 26 September, the Gathering Orientation for the Sasakawa Fellowship Students was held at WMU. The event was hosted by the Ocean Policy Research Foundation (OPRF), the organization that administers the fellowships that are funded by The Nippon Foundation.

President Visits Nippon Foundation

Published: Mar 5 2014 - 5:45pm
WMU President, Dr. Björn Kjerfve, was in Tokyo from 24-28 February and paid a courtesy visit to Dr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman of the Nippon Foundation, and had additional meetings with several organizations that have key ties to WMU.