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FELLOWSHIPS

Latest Calls

Open Calls

*The deadline is for the host institution to submit the application to JSPS; generally, applicants must submit documents to host institution 1-2 months prior to this deadline.

 

Upcoming Info Sessions

When Where
October 12, 2017 University of Washington
October 26, 2017 University of California, Los Angeles

 

For Eligibility details, please click below.


 

Application Procedures Details


 

Complete List of Fellowship Programs

Career Stage Category Duration Award Benefits
Pre/Postdocs Summer Program 2 mos. - Roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
- Maintenance allowance: ¥534,000
- Research support allowance: ¥158,500
Graduate students, Pre-PhD Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Strategic Program
3-12mos.

- Maintenance allowance: ¥200,000/month
- Settling-in allowance: ¥100,000
- Overseas travel insurance
- Travel allowance from NSF: $5,000
- Research support allowance:
 Up to ¥70,000/month

Pre/Postdocs Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Short Term
1-12mos.

- Roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
-Maintenance allowance
 for pre-PhD: ¥200,000/month
 for PhD: ¥362,000/month
- Settling-in allowance: ¥200,000
- Research support allowance:
 Up to ¥70,000/month

Postdocs Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Standard
12-24mos. - Roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
- Maintenance allowance: ¥362,000/month
- Settling-in allowance: ¥200,000
- Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research:
 Up to ¥1,500,000/year
Postdocs/Mid-career Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Pathway to Univ. Positions in Japan
12-24mos. - Roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
- Maintenance allowance: ¥387,600/month
- Settling-in allowance: ¥200,000
- Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research:
 Up to ¥1,500,000/year
Mid-career to Professor Level Invitation Fellowship Program
Long Term
2-10mos. - Roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
- Maintenance allowance: ¥387,600/month
- Research support allowance:
 Up to¥150,000
Professor, Associate Professor Invitation Fellowship Program
Short Term
14-60days - Roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
- Maintenance allowance: ¥18,000/day
- Research support allowance:
 Up to¥150,000
Nobel laureates or recipients of similarly high-level international prizes Invitation Fellowship Program
Short Term S
7-30days - Business class roundtrip air ticket
- Overseas travel insurance
- Maintenance allowance: ¥42,000/day
- Research support allowance:
 Up to¥150,000