Feb 8, 2019

Loan for Education Available for Single Parent Families

Loans are available for single parent families with children who are entering high school, junior college, university, and vocational schools from April, 2019. (1) Shugaku Shikin (mainly tuition) (2) Shugyo Shikin (mainly expenses for career training) (3) Shugaku Shitaku Shikin (mainly enrollment fee). Income restrictions apply. Applicants are subject to a screening process.

To Apply: By March 29, please contact Fukushi Hoken Center (Health and Welfare Center) of your local ward. *Please bring your withholding tax slip or final return and information of the school you are planning to attend, at the time of application. If you do not have the tax slip or final return, please bring your payment slips for the past three months.

Inquiries: Your local ward’s Fukushi Hoken Center, or Kodomo Seishonen-kyoku Kodomo Katei-ka (045) 671-2395 (Japanese)

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