MC will actively support education, research and capacity development in order to contribute to the growth and self-reliance of the next generation who will be responsible for tomorrow’s society.
Mitsubishi Corporation Art Gate Program
This program was launched in 2008 to help aspiring young individuals pursue their dreams of becoming professional artists. MC purchases and then sells young artists' artwork through charity auctions, which are open to the public, and then uses the revenue from these auctions to fund scholarships for future artists.
Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship for Studies in Japan
Since fiscal 1991, MC has provided scholarships to international students attending universities in Japan. Since fiscal 2007, MC significantly expanded the scale of the program to provide scholarships to about 100 students each year.
MC holds get-togethers and volunteer activities with the students who have received the scholarship.
Mitsubishi Corporation International Scholarship
Since 2000, MC has been providing scholarships to university students in various countries around the world, particularly developing countries. In 2010, MC provided scholarships to 487 students from 44 universities in 30 countries.
Support for MS Swaminathan Research Foundation
In partnership with the MS Swaminathan Research Foundation, MC has been assisting rural farming villages in India since 2006. Through the establishment of agricultural training centers and irrigation systems (Orissa 2006, Andhra Pradesh 2015), this partnership is providing comprehensive support to improve quality of life.
Support for the Agriculture and Leadership Training Center in the central dry region of Myanmar
MC, together with the OISCA International, supports improvement of livelihood among the rural farming communities through the Agriculture and Leadership Training Center in the central dry region of Myanmar since 2015.
Support for Small Farming Families
Since 2009, MC has been working with Brazil's Odebrecht Foundation to promote social and economic independence of small rural agricultural families in Brazil's southern state of Bahia. This initiative helps to run agricultural training and technology facilities, where the nation's youth learn how to produce and sell environmentally-friendly agricultural products.