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[Announcement] 2018 Shujitsu Summer Program (SSP)

2018 Shujitsu Summer Program (SSP)
Almost all summer program related participation and travel expenses (within Japan), and dormitory fees will be provided by Shujitsu University and Shujitsu Junior College. 
SHUJITSU Official Web.    ||   SSP Poster
This program is designed for students who are interested in Japan and Japanese culture.
Students can have various learning experiences through Japanese classes, short lectures and visits to local and regional sightseeing spots.
Most program participation fees and local travel expenses will be provided by Shujitsu University and Shujitsu Junior College. 
- Knowledge about Japanese culture can be attained through experiences and visits. (Tea ceremony, Japanese shrines, gardens, castles, etc.)
- Housing in a dormitory 
- Basic Japanese classes (other lectures/tours will be provided in English).
- Many chances to form friendships while cooperating with local and international university students.
Program period: August 19 to August 26, 2018
NTHU Application deadline: May 15, 2018
*Students must be nominated by NTHU for the further procedure*
Shujitsu U Application deadline: May 31, 2018

Number of participants: 20 students (from among our partner institutions)
Participation and number of possible applicants from each partner institution:
   - One student from each of our partner institutions is assured a participation slot. 
   - Each partner institution may recommend up to 3 participants
   - Participants will be chosen based on their application materials  
   - Depending on the number of applicants and the selection process, each institution may be able to send more than one participant. 
   - Results will be sent out approximately by the middle of June
Fees provided by Shujitsu University and Shujtsu Junior College:
- Most program participation and transportation fees
- Japanese class fees
- Dorm fees (August 19 until the morning of August 26)
- 2 meals at welcome and farewell luncheons and 3 meals (lunches) during visits

Student financial responsibilities:
- Travel to and from country of origin/full-time institution and Japan
- Travel expenses within Japan to and from point/port of entry and Shujitsu University and Junior College
- Free-day/time activities
- Other personal expenses (most meals, daily necessities, etc.)
Step 1 - Finish On-line Application Form (Click)
Step 2 - Prepare Documents
please see SHUJITSU CHECK LIST_Download
(1) NTHU Application Form (Download)
(2) Shujitsu U Application Form for admission with photo (Download)
(3) English Proficiency Certificate (If English is not your first language) 
(4) Copy of English test results (TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, etc.) showing level of English ability (If English is not your first language) 
(5) Photocopy of passport
(6) Official transcript (with GPA)
(7) Letter of recommendation signed recommendation on NTHU letterhead (PDF format)
(8) Supporting materials
Step 3 - Email  
- Please email ONE pdf file of all documents to dga@my.nthu.edu.tw 
- Kindly state email subject and name the pdf file " 2018 SSP - XX(department) XX (name) 
Step 4 - Hand In 
- Please bring the hard copy of (1) NTHU Application Form to the DGA office (Room 111, General Building) 
All steps above should been finished by 5pm May 15, 2018 

*Students must be nominated by NTHU for the further procedure**
Internal nomination procedure will be finished by May 18.
Nominated students should provide medical reports and insurance per SHUJITSU U request to Tess Wu by May 29.
SSP Introletter
SSP Medical Exam Form
Contact Information
Division of General Affairs, Office of Global Affairs
Phone:03-5715131 #33428
E-mail: dga@my.nthu.edu.tw
Attention: Tess Wu
Ms. Hitomi Yakushiji 
Shujitsu University and Shujitsu Junior College International Affairs Center
Email: i-center@shujitsu.ac.jp