22/08/2016

JSPS Summer Programme Call for Applications in the UK, France, Germany and Sweden

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  • ORGANISATION NAME
    JSPS
  • ORGANISATION COUNTRY
    Japan
  • FUNDING TYPE
    Mobility Incoming
  • DEADLINE DESCRIPTION
    Depends of nominating authority
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Formal sciences
    Humanities
    Natural sciences
    Professions and applied sciences
    Social sciences
  • CAREER STAGE
    First Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
    Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)

Outline

The JSPS Summer Programme is offered to young pre- and postdoctoral researchers from the US, the UK, France, Germany, Canada and Sweden.

Held over a two-month period in the summer, it provides participants with an orientation in the Japanese language, culture, and an opportunity to do cooperative research at a Japanese university or research institute.

What is funded

The fellowship covers return international airfare, maintenance allowance, research support allowance (JPY 158,500 - EUR 1,100) and overseas insurance policy.

The stays have to take place between June and August.

Duration

About 2 months

Eligibility

Applications are to be submitted through nominating authorities in each country participating in the programme. Applicants should be either nationals from a country participating in the programme or affiliated with a university or a research institution of a country participating to the programme.

Disclaimer:

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.