Fund Activity Reporting

Fund Activity Reporting

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Income and Expenditure Report of the Kyoto University Fund (KUF)(April 1, 2007, to March 31, 2019)


12,063,450,000 yen

Overall support of the University:

3,793,220,000 yen

Project support:

8,270,230,000 yen


2,889,040,000 yen

Overall support of the University:

646,770,000 yen

Project support:

2,242,270,000 yen


9,174,410,000 yen

*The data targeted above covers donations through the KUF only (values less than 10,000 yen have been rounded).

The total income of the KUF was 12,063,450,000 as of March 31, 2019. We have received a total of 95,142 donations since the foundation in 2007.

The total expenditures of the KUF were 2,889,040,000 yen. The breakdown of the expenditures were as follows: grant assistance to the students in the SPEC (Student Projects for Enhancing Creativity, CES [Corporation Endowed Scholarships]), grant-type scholarships to support students in their educational pursuits, and the iPS Cell Research activities. As the result, the fund balance of KUF as of March 31, 2019, was 9,174,410,000 yen.

The KUF provides a high-quality educational and research environment for all students who demonstrate strong determination and unsparing effort. Kyoto University aims to foster resilient and intelligent students who remain unique as the driving force for Kyoto University.

The achievements of Kyoto University are obtained through the courtesy of the donors. We ask you to understand the purpose of the KUF, and we look forward to your continued support.

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