FUNDING TYPEMobility Incoming
DEADLINE DESCRIPTIONAnnually around November
RESEARCH FIELDNatural sciencesProfessions 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)
In order to support research in the area of telecommunications, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) proposes each year a small number of grants.
What is funded
Travel and stay expenses for foreign researchers to come to Japan for short trips, courses or workshops.
Any Japanese institution performing research and/or activities in telecommunications can apply. Subjects of invitation can be researchers of any level (even PhD students), the sole criteria for selection being excellence.
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.