DEADLINE DESCRIPTIONAnnually, usually in April
RESEARCH FIELDFormal sciencesHumanitiesNatural sciencesProfessions and applied sciencesSocial sciences
CAREER STAGERecognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)
The JSPS Prize rewards outstanding scientists in all fields of research (natural sciences to humanities).
What is funded
Approximately 25 prizes (of a JPY 1.1 million - EUR 8,500 value) are awarded per year.
Nominations can be made by institutions as well as individuals, for researchers under 45 years of age of any nationality with at least five years of research experience at a Japanese university or research institution.
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.