CONTACT

Overseas Fellowship Div. International Program Dept.
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

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

Standard
TEL+81-3-3263-3444, 3761, 3692
E-mailpostdoc-standardjsps.go.jp

Short-term
TEL+81-3-3263-3769, 3783
E-mailpostdoc-shortjsps.go.jp

Pathway to University Positions in Japan
TEL+81-3-3263-3769, 3783, 3444
E-mailpostdoc-pathwayjsps.go.jp

Postdoctoral Fellowships for Foreign Researchers

The JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers PROGRAM GUIDELINES (FY2012)
This program guideline is for FY2012 JSPS foreign researchers and host researchers providing research conditions, regulations and administrative procedures.


  1. BASIC STIPULATIONS(PDF)
    1. PROVISIONS
    2. AIM OF THE FELLOWSHIP
    3. FINANCIAL SUPPORT AND HOST’S ROLE
    4. MAINTAIN THE ORIGINAL OF YOUR AWARD LETTER AND CERTIFICATE OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT
    5. ID NUMBER
    6. TERM OF THE FELLOWSHIP
    7. OBLIGATIONS
    8. WITHDRAWAL OF THE FELLOWSHIP AND STOPPAGE OF ALLOWANCES
    9. COMMUNICATION BETWEEN FELLOW AND HOST
    10. RELEASE OF INFORMATION ON FELLOWS
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  3. PROCEDURAL PROVISIONS(PDF)
    1. PRE-DEPARTURE PROCEDURES
    2. POST-ARRIVAL PROCEDURES
    3. PRE-/POST-DEPARTURE PROCEDURES
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  5. FINANCIAL PROVISIONS(PDF)
    1. NATURE OF FINANCIAL SUPPORT
    2. INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORTATION
    3. MAINTENANCE ALLOWANCE
    4. SETTLING-IN ALLOWANCE
    5. INSURANCE
    6. REIMBURSEMENT
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  7. CHANGE OF FELLOWSHIP TENURE AND WITHDRAWAL(PDF)
    1. SHORTENING THE FELLOWSHIP
    2. EXTENSION OF THE FELLOWSHIP
    3. LEAVE FOR CHILD BEARING AND/OR INFANT NURSING
    4. TEMPORARY ABSENCE FROM JAPAN AND RE-ENTRY INTO JAPAN
    5. CHANGING THE HOST RESEARCHER OR HOST INSTITUTE
    6. CHANGE IN RESEARCH PLAN
    7. WITHDRAWAL FROM FELLOWSHIP
    8. CONTINUOUS STAY IN JAPAN AFTER EXPIRATION
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  9. RESEARCH GRANT(PDF)
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  11. JAPANESE LANGUAGE TRAINING(PDF)