Yearly Archives: 2018

Masason Foundation Decides to Support 51 Members

Certifying youth with high aspirations and exceptional talents as members to be supported for a maximum of five years Giving support grants to applicants The Masason Foundation (“the Foundation,” President: Masayoshi Son) has chosen 51 people aged between seven and 26 (25 on the date of application) as members of the Foundation (Generation 2). They…

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Announcement of Public Interest Corporation Authorization

The Masason Foundation has received public interest corporation authorization from the Public Interest Commission of the Cabinet Office of the Government of Japan, and became “Public Interest Incorporated Foundation Masason Foundation” on March 1, 2018. The Foundation will continue activities suitable for a public interest incorporated foundation, providing an environment that enables youth with high…

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Article Contributed by Associate Foundation Member Nanako Shirai Appears in Asahi Shogakusei Shinbun’s “Diary of Exceptional Talents 8”

An article contributed by Nanako Shirai, an associate member of the Foundation, appeared in the February 23, 2018 issue of the Asahi Shogakusei Shinbun. ■ February 23: Diary of Exceptional Talents 8 “A Little Courage Clears the Way” Nanako Shirai, first year at Princeton University The article can be viewed by clicking the image (in…

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“Diary of Exceptional Talents” Series of Articles Contributed by Members of the Foundation Appears in Asahi Shogakusei Shinbun

From January 5, 2018 a series of articles entitled “Diary of Exceptional Talents,” contributed by members of the Masason Foundation, began appearing in the Asahi Shogakusei Shinbun. Every Friday from January to March, over 13 weeks, members of the Foundation are each introducing the research in which they are absorbed. The Foundation will introduce these…

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Masason Foundation Holds Information Session for Applicants to be Members in FY2018(Deadline for booking: February 5, 00:00)

The Masason Foundation (“the Foundation”) is currently recruiting the Generation 2 of support foundations. For this recruitment, an information session for applicants will be held on February 12 as stated below. Don’t miss it, as this is an opportunity to see Infinity, a facility for members of the Foundation. For those who are unable to…

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