Info Session: JSPS Fellowships for Research in Japan – November 8, 2019

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is the largest research-funding agency in Japan. It operates under the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). Funding opportunities are available to most fields (social-science, humanities, STEM, multi-disciplinary) for research at all Japanese Universities and public research institutions:

  • Doctoral students who are near program completion (summer and short-term fellowships)
  • Postdoctoal fellows (summer, short and long term fellowships)
  • Faculty members at junior, mid-career and senior levels (short and long term fellowships)

To learn more about funding opportunities directly from JSPS staff and alumni, please attend:

Information Session with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

The JSPS also work directly with Mitacs and NSERC to allocate some of their funding for research:

Mitacs-JSPS Summer Program
Details: https://www.mitacs.ca/en/programs/globalink/mitacs-jsps-summer-program
Applicant deadline: November 27, 2019

NSERC: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellowships
Details: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Students-Etudiants/PD-NP/JSPS-SJPS_eng.asp
Applicant deadline: February 1, 2020

Please contact G+PS directly with any questions or concerns.