[To People Displaced from Ukraine] Accepting Applications for Travel Expense, Daily Living Expense, and Home Furnishing Expense Assistance from April 20 (English translation for information purposes only)
The Nippon Foundation is providing assistance for travel expenses, daily living expenses, and home furnishing expenses to people who have evacuated from Ukraine to Japan. The details are as follows.
|Application period||Wednesday, April 20, 2022 – Friday, March 31, 2023|
|Eligibility & conditions||
Ukrainian citizens who are evacuating to Japan as a result of the invasion by Russia, and who have a guarantor with residence status in Japan (“eligible persons”)
|Details of assistance||
|Applicant||Person acting as guarantor for eligible person (the “applicant”)
|Application method||Please follow the procedures outlined in the Application Procedure (PDF / 471KB – in Japanese and Ukrainian only), fill out the Google Form application, and upload required documents.
|Documents to be submitted||Depending on the details of the application, documents in addition to the following may be requested.
Separate applications may be submitted for each type of expense. Please submit your application after having prepared all of the documents.
[Documents for Types 1-3]
Documents in addition to the above:
Prior to making arrangements to purchase an airline ticket
[Type 2 (Daily Living Expenses)]
[Type 3 (Home Furnishing Expenses)]
|Screening method||Document screening and interview
|Notification||Applicants will be notified by mail as to whether assistance will be provided or has been declined.|
The Nippon Foundation Office for People Displaced from Ukraine (Contact person for travel expense and other assistance)
- Tel: 03-6891-9312
- Inquiry form: https://forms.gle/Jb2VCvdazLJz9Avn9 (external link)
- Hours: 9:00～17:00 (Excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays)
(Assistance in Ukrainian is available, but with limited number of Ukrainian-speaking staff members, callers may be asked to wait for some time.)