Medal with Dark Blue Ribbon
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University School Corporation was certified as a public interest organization eligible for the Medal with Dark Blue Ribbon by the Cabinet Office on August 30, 2021.
Based on this certification, the Medal with Dark Blue Ribbon may be awarded to individuals or organizations who donate private funds (5 million yen or more for individuals, 10 million yen or more for organizations) to OIST for promoting public interest. The University will apply to the Cabinet Office for awarding the Medal to each eligible donor upon confirming the donor's philanthropic intent.
For more information about the Medal of Honor system, please refer to "Types of Medals and Awarded Targets" on the Cabinet Office website.