ORGANISATION COUNTRYUnited Kingdom
DEADLINE DESCRIPTIONAnnually around November
RESEARCH FIELDNatural sciences
CAREER STAGEFirst Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)Leading Researcher (R4) (Researchers leading their research area or field)
These awards aim at supporting the set up of partnership links between UK and Japanese laboratories, at promoting the exchange of researchers (particularly in their early career) and at promoting access to facilities.
What is funded
Typically they amount to GBP 50,000 (EUR 62,500) which may be used over a 4-year period for travel, subsistence and workshops or exchange activities. Further funding may be obtained either though JST or JSPS for the Japanese counterparts of the partnerships.
The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.