Funding for Meetings
International Scientific Meetings in Japan
To advance international scientific cooperation, this program funds the convening of international scientific meetings in Japan. The objective is to promote interaction and information exchange among researchers from various countries with the aim to elevate the level of research in a field in both Japan and the broader scientific community.
Call for FY2012 (NOW CLOSED)
|Approximately 20 meetings|
|Duration of Conference||The conference should be held between 1 April 2012 and 31 March 2013|
|Application Method:||Complete the e-application process on the JSPS Tokyo website. |
For details, please refer to http://www-shinsei.jsps.go.jp/ (only the Japanese version is available)
|Application Period:||25 April 2011 - 6 May 2011|
|Total amount of |
|Up to ¥2,000,000|
|Coverage of |
|1) Travel costs of the invited foreign researchers |
2) Venue hire
|Link to JSPS |
|http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-meeting/index.html (English) |
For more detailed information about the application process, please click here
ESF-JSPS Frontier Science Conference Series for Young Researchers
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the European Science Foundation (ESF) have been carrying out the “ESF-JSPS Frontier Science Conference Series for Young Researchers” since 2003.
These conferences provide young European and Japanese researchers with opportunities to receive lectures from and engage in discussions with leading international experts in the subject field. They also allow the participants to sharpen their perception of future prospects for advances in the field, while building peer networks.
For more details please take a look at the ESF website