Scholarship established at HUST
Huazhong University of Science & Technology (HUST) is located in Wuhan, Hubei Province, one of China’s foremost centers of IT industry. In September 2006, ID Group established a scholarship at HUST, with the main aim of assisting students who are unable to enroll for economic reasons. As of 2016, a total of 42 students have benefited from this scholarship.
Fund for Japanese language classes at Hubei University of Economics
To stimulate the development of IT operations between Japan and China, and to reinforce collaborative ties between Japanese companies and Chinese universities in the software field, ID Group established a fund for Japanese language classes at the School of Information Engineering, Hubei University of Economics in November 2008. The fund supports students wishing to improve their Japanese language skills to work in Japan’s IT sector after graduation. ID Group is strongly committed to attracting engineers with strong Japanese language skills.
Japanese language scholarship system for Jianghan University
At Jianghan University, located in Wuhan, Hubei Province, ID Group has established a scholarship for Japanese language studies. The Group hopes that this scholarship will promote the exchange and development of IT business between Japan and China and enhance the development of IT outsourcing personnel in the Wuhan region. The Japanese language classes will be made available to third-year students, and students with outstanding academic results will be awarded scholarships.
Acceptance of exchange students in employee dormitories
Since 2011 the ID Group has continuously accepted exchange students, arriving from countries around the world to study in Japan, to stay in the Group’s employee dormitories. This initiative forms part of the ID Group’s support for the Acceptance of Exchange Students in Employee Dormitories Program, launched by the Foundation of Corporate Friendship Network for Foreign Students for the purpose of fostering mutual understanding between Japan and other countries around the world. To provide a full roster of exchange activities for resident exchange students to enjoy, the ID Group organizes exchange events in the dormitories. The ID Group will continue to welcome exchange students enthusiastically through these and other initiatives.
Research assistance for next-generation education
ID Group supports the research efforts of clinical psychologist Keiko Iwamiya. Drawing on her experience on the front lines of psychotherapy, Dr. Iwamiya examines approaches for the healthy mental development of children in a low-birthrate era and the challenges adults face in their efforts to foster that healthy growth.
Supporting Education, Fine Arts and Cultural Activities
ID Group wants everyone to enjoy the magic of outstanding artistic and cultural achievement. Guided by that goal, the Group enthusiastically supports the activities of Tsuruga Wakasanojo, Living National Treasure and 11th Iemoto of the Tsuruga School of Shinnai joruri (a form of dramatic recitation); and La Sociedad De La Guitarra España Japón (the Spain-Japan Guitar Society).