Japan Society For The Promotion Of Science (Jsps) Postdoctoral Fellowships For Foreign Researchers
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Deadline may vary if applying through a nominating authority.
Description Approximately 200 awards will be granted each recruitment period for scholars to conduct research in Japan for a period of 12-24 months. Program is aimed at providing support for cooperative research, under the guidance of Japanese hosts, at lending universities, inter-university research institutes, and science research corporations. Applicants may apply either through a host scientist in Japan or one of the two nominating authority in the United States: National Institutes of Health (NIH) or Social Science Research Council (SSRC).
Award Amount Award includes a round-trip air ticket, monthly allowance of 362,000 yen, a settling-in allowance of 200,000 Yen, and insurance.
Disciplines Humanities. Life Sciences. Physical Sciences. Social Sciences.
Academic Level Postdoctoral Scholar.
Citizenship Must be a citizen of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan.
Requirements Hold a doctorate degree when the fellowship goes into effect, which must have been received within six year prior to April 2 of that year. Applicant must have arranged in advance a research plan with a Japanese host.
Award Type Fellowship/Grant
Contact Overseas Fellowship Division, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science 8, Ichiban-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8472 +81-3-3263-3444/3761/3692
Last Updated 3/1/2011 9:56:00 AM
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