Research Cooperation Division, International Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083 TEL+81-3-3263-1826 FAX+81-3-3234-3700 MAILaaplatform@jsps.go.jp
The Asia-Africa Science Platform Program has ended in FY2013. Since FY2011, calls for applications have been issued underthe new Core-to-Core Program. They are no longer issued under the Asia-Africa Science Platform Program.
This program is designed to contribute to the solution of problems in Asia and Africa(AA). Taking the lead, Japanese research institutions work to form research hubs, which both implement projects and foster young researchers. JSPS funding over the 3-year duration of projects is up to ¥30 million (or ¥10 million per year) for projects started in FY2005 and FY2006, or up to ¥15 million (or ¥5 million per year) for projects started after FY2007 and FY2008. (Started from FY2005.)