The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science has
established a new liaison office in Stockholm, Sweden and appointed
Professor Yoshiro Shimura as its director. On Thursday May 31, 2001,
JSPS held a reception at the Sheraton Stockholm to celebrate the opening
of the office.
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Scientist Exchanges

JSPS carries out scientist exchange programs with the below-listed countries in the Asian region. Based on agreements with partner agencies in the counterpart countries, various activities are carries out, including active researcher exchanges, joint research, scientific discussions, literature surveys, and fieldwork. JSPS, along with its partner agencies, supports airfares, living allowances and other costs related to such researcher exchanges.

For researchers from Japan going to Asian countries, applications are recruited and selected by JSPS. For researchers from other countries coming to Japan, nominations are made by JSPS's partner agencies.

 

Country Counterpart Institution Field
Bangladesh University Grants Commission (UGC) Social Science, Natural Science
China Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Natural Science
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) Humanities & Social Science
Ministry of Education P.R.C. (MOE) Humanities & Social Science
Natural Science
India Indian Natural Science Academy (INSA) Natural Science
Indonesia Directorate General of Higher Education,
Ministry of Education and Culture (DGHE)
Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Indonesian Institute of Science (LIPI) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Israel Israel Association for the Promotion of
International Scientific Relations (IAPISR)
Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Korea, Rep. Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (KOSEF) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Malaysia Vice-Chancellor's Council of National Universities in Malaysia (VCC) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Philippines Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Singapore National University of Singapore (NUS) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Thailand National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science
Vietnam Vietnam National Centre for Natural Science and Technology (NCST) Humanities & Social Science,
Natural Science