Yoshida Scholarship Foundation

Profile of the Foundation

March 27, 1967: Yoshida Scholarship Foundation established in the form of an incorporated foundation
April 1, 2011: Yoshida Scholarship Foundation transformed into a public interest incorporated foundation
Background to Establishment
Yoshida Scholarship Foundation was established for the purpose of developing human resources that are beneficial to society by providing financial support to gifted students based on the initiative of YKK Group founder Tadao Yoshida.
Main Activities
・ Scholarship grants to Japanese students and foreign students enrolled in universities in Japan
・ Scholarship grants to Japanese students and researchers registered in overseas universities, etc.
・ Exchange program for scholarship students
President (Representative Director) Tadahiro Yoshida
(Chairman & CEO, YKK Corporation and Chairman & CEO, YKK AP Inc.)