ORGANISATION NAMEGerman Research and Innovation Forum Tokyo and the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan
DEADLINE DESCRIPTIONUsually in January
RESEARCH FIELDProfessions and applied 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)
The German Innovation Award is granted by technology-focused German companies to encourage collaboration between German and Japanese industry and academia and to provide support for young researchers in Japan.
What is funded
In each of these four research areas, a prize of JPY 2.5 million (EUR 17,250) is awarded.
The Gottfried Wagener Prize honors young scientists of any nationality active in Japan for path-breaking and application-oriented research work in the areas of Transportation Systems and Vehicles, Materials, Life Sciences and Healthcare; and Energy & Industry.
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