Funding Opportunities


Latest Calls Category: Fellowships

FY2019 JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers (first call)

28 September 2018

Fellowships

This programme provides the opportunity for short-term visits for pre- and post-doctoral UK researchers and European, North American and Canadian researchers based in the UK, for cooperative research with leading research groups at Japanese Universities and Institutions. The programme is designed to provide researchers with first-hand experience of the research and living environment in Japan, whilst expanding academic exchange between Japan and the UK. Researchers from any fields; Computer, Engineering, Health, Biological, Life, Natural and Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Humanities and Social Sciences etc. are eligible to apply. Awards will cover visits of 1 to 12 months.


Fellowship Start Period: 1st May 2019 – 31st March 2020


Grants are awarded for a period: 1 to 12 months


Closing Date: Monday 3rd December, 2018


Completed applications should be sent by e mail (short-termaward@jsps.org) to JSPS London. Any applications received by post and after the closing date will not be accepted.


Please download and carefully read the following 9 documents before starting your application form:


01 General Award Information for Applicants 

02 Guidelines for Completing your Application

03 Abstract_FY2019 

04 Subject Area Form for Natural and Physical Sciences

05 Subject Area Form for Humanities and Social Sciences

06 Application Form FY2019

07 Application Checklist FY2019

08 Notes for Referees FY2019

09 Reference Form_FY2019






FY2018 JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers (second call)

10 April 2018

Fellowships

Applications to JSPS London

Fellowship Start Period: 1st November 2018 to 31st March 2019

Closing Date: Friday 1st June, 2018


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JSPS SUMMER PROGRAMME 2018 FOR MPhil OR PhD STUDENTS

07 November 2017

Fellowships

JSPS Summer Programme 2018
Application Deadline: Monday 15th January 2018
Fellowship to take place during fixed period: 12 June to 22 August 2018

Applications should be sent to the British Council Tokyo. Application guidelines and form are available on their website here:
https://www.britishcouncil.jp/en/programmes/higher-education/support-researchers

For any Enquiries please e-mail: science@britishcouncil.or.jp


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JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers FY2018 (first call)

13 October 2017

Fellowships

Applications to JSPS London

Fellowship Start Period: 1st May 2018 to 31st March 2019

Closing Date: Friday 1st December, 2017


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FY2018 Call for JSPS Invitation Fellowships

19 July 2017

Fellowships

There are 3 types of JSPS Invitation Fellowships for mid career to senior level researchers to do collaborative research in Japan:

Long term: for a 2 to 10 month visit

Short Term: for a 2 week to 2 month visit

Short Term (s): for a 1 week to 1 month visit 

Fellowship Start Period: between 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019

Application Deadline: 1 September 2017

*Please send applications to JSPS Tokyo via a host institution. Please be aware the internal deadline set by the host institution to collect applications to forward to JSPS Tokyo will be earlier.

Application Guidelines and Form






JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Post-doctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers (last call for FY2017)

30 March 2017

Fellowships

Applications to JSPS London

Fellowship Start Period: 1st November 2017 to 31st March 2018

Closing Date: Thursday 1st June 2017


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2017 JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship (Standard)

18 January 2017

Fellowships

2017 JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship (Standard) 

For a 12 to 24 month research visit to Japan.

Eligibilty is limited to the natural sciences and UK and EU citizens.

Fellowships should start between 1 September to 30 November 2017.

Applications should be sent to the Royal Society

Deadline: Tuesday 7th March 2017






JSPS SUMMER PROGRAMME 2017 FOR MPhil OR PhD STUDENTS

01 November 2016

Fellowships

JSPS Summer Programme 2017
Application Deadline: Sunday 15th January 2017
Fellowship to take place during fixed period: 13 June to 23 August 2017

Applications should be sent to the British Council Tokyo. Application guidelines and form are available on their website here:
www.britishcouncil.jp/en/programmes/higher-education/support-researchers

For any Enquiries please e-mail: science@britishcouncil.or.jp


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JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Post-doctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers (first of two calls in FY2017)

04 October 2016

Fellowships

Applications to JSPS London

Fellowship Start Period: 1st May 2017 to 31st March 2018

Closing Date: Thursday 1st December 2016


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FY2017 Call: JSPS Pathway to University Positions in Japan Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

01 July 2016

Fellowships

Application Deadline: Friday 2 September 2016

Fellowships must start between 1 April to 30 November 2017

Pathway to University Positions in Japan Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers provides the opportunity for researchers based outside of Japan to conduct collaborative research activities with leading research groups at Japanese Universities and research institutions. JSPS will fund the initial 12 to 24 months of the visit and the fellowship thereafter is designed to lead to full-time employment at the host institution. Eligible applicants must to be within 10 years of finishing their PhD. Eligible research fields are not limited.

*Please send applications to JSPS Tokyo via a host institution. Please note the deadline for host institutions to submit these applications to JSPS Tokyo is Friday 2 September 2016. However, host institutions will set an earlier deadline in order to collect these applications from individual host researchers.*

Application Guidelines and Form