CONTACT

Overseas Fellowship Division, International Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083, JAPAN

Standard
TEL+81-3-3263-3444
E-mailpostdoc-standardjsps.go.jp

Short-term
TEL+81-3-3263-3810
E-mailpostdoc-shortjsps.go.jp

Pathway to University Positions in Japan
TEL+81-3-3263-3444, 3810
E-mailpostdoc-pathwayjsps.go.jp

Postdoctoral Fellowships for Foreign Researchers

APPLICATION THROUGH OPEN RECRUITMENT IN JAPAN FOR FY2019

Application Guideline for FY2019 (PDF format for printing)(Update: 08/20/2018)

FY2019 Review Section Table

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【Applicant (Host researcher)】
Please submit (send) the application form using (through) the electronic application system by the deadline designated by the host institution (depending on the institution, it may have its own deadline more than one month before the application deadline set by JSPS).

 

【Host institution】
The institution’s application is to be sent (transmitted) to the president of JSPS by the application deadline for each program. Before sending the application, it should be verified that it has been approved by the head of the institution and that the below-stated requirements* will be carried out if the application is approved. When submitting the application, first check the “List of Applications” on the JSPS Electronic Application System to verify that the registered information is correct.
From the FY2019 recruitment, the “List of Applications (Notice of Acceptance included)” will be eliminated and the submittal of a paper “List of Applications” will no longer be required.

 

JSPS Electronic Application System

Applications must be submitted to JSPS by a host researcher in Japan via the head of his/her university or institution.
The system will be available approximately two months before the application periods set by JSPS.

JSPS Electronic Application System (In Japanese):
http://www-shinsei.jsps.go.jp/topkokusai/top_kokusai.html

Application forms for FY2019

Download application files for JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research in Japan FY2019. See “Instructions for the application forms”.

Form Standard Short-term
FORM1 Application form to be filled out on the JSPS Electric Application System by the host researcher

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Format for Preparation
(Excerpt from JSPS Electric Application System)
Word
FORM2 Application form to be filled out by the foreign candidate
Word
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Instructions for the application forms and selection processes


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Instructions for the application forms
PDF
Selection processes Selection process Selection process