Calsonic Kansei Corporation is supporting the Saitama Fund for Active Global Talent's Saitama Window to the World Scholarships, newly established by the Saitama International Association, through the Calsonic Kansei Next-Generation Scholarship.
Two scholarship students have been selected for the first Calsonic Kansei Next-Generation Scholarship. One was chosen for the Degree Course and the other for the Stem Fields Course. At the send-off party for the Saitama Window to the World Scholarships (held at the Saitama Medical Center on August 3), the students were nominated as Saitama Goodwill Ambassadors to build bridges between Saitama Prefecture and the rest of the world.
From left: Toshio Kojima (Chairperson of Saitama International Association), Kiyoshi Ueda (Governor of Saitama Prefecture), Jun Takeuchi, Kazuki Okano, Hiroshi Moriya (President and CEO of Calsonic Kansei Corporation).
Scholarship Students for the First Calsonic Kansei Next-Generation Scholarship
Name: Jun Takeuchi
Study Destination: University of Oxford, U.K. (Mathematics)
■STEM Fields Course
Name: Kazuki Okano
Study Destination: National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (Science [Dept. of Applied Chemistry])
*Saitama Window to the World Scholarships
A scholarship program started by Saitama Prefecture in 2011 in the aim of supporting young people who aspire to study abroad. Since this fiscal year, the local government and private companies have been working together for this purpose, utilizing the Saitama Fund for Active Global Talent established by the Saitama International Association.