Kozuki Foundation

The Kozuki Foundation was first established in 1982 under the name Kozuki Foundation for Education. It has contributed to promoting and developing sports, educational, cultural, and social support activities for more than 30 years. The foundation is committed to making a greater social contribution while seeking to offer programs that meet the needs of the times.

  • The foundation was established by Kagemasa Kozuki, the founder and the current Chairman of KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION.
  • The foundation is a major shareholder of KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION, and carries out its operations with the share dividends.


[ Support Athletes ]

Supporting athletes and instructors representing Japan, to arrange circumstances for improving their competitiveness and their own records

[ Kozuki Sports Award ]

Presenting awards to athletes and instructors representing Japan, who have achieved outstanding results in Olympic Games, World Championships, or other equivalent athletic meetings.

[ Subsidy for Sports related Organizations and Games ]

Providing subsidies for international and nationwide tournaments and athletic meetings, held by sports related organizations to be specified by the Foundation.

[ Subsidy for Sports related Research Activities ]

Providing subsidies for researches in the fields of sports medical science, and sports science in order to contribute to nurture excellent athletes representing Japan.

2015 Authorization Ceremony of Athletes Support Program
(September 16, 2015)

Education & Culture

[ Subsidy to Creators ]

Providing subsidies to nurture persons from age 15 to about 25, who are aiming to be creators (cartoonists, illustrators, digital artists and the like), and are selected by examinations of pieces of work, practical skill, and individual interview.

[ Subsidy for Promotion of Educational and Cultural related Activities ]

Providing subsidies to educational, cultural, and social support related organizations, for the promotion of educational, cultural, and social support related activities.

Authorization Ceremony of Subsidy to Creators Program
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