Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Status of Grant Awards at Universities and
Research Institutions for FY 2009

Status of FY2009 Grant Awards at Universities and Research Institutinons(New Selectees)

Selection Ratio* (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsSelection Ratio
(%)
Number of
Selected Awards
1 Hitotsubashi University 55.0 55    
2 Konan University 43.3 26    
3 Tokyo University of Foreign Studies 41.2 28    
4 Tokyo Metropolitan Geriatric Hospital and Institute of Gerontology 39.0 30    
5 The University of Tokyo 36.0 1,289    
6 Nanzan University 35.7 20    
7 National Institute of Genetics 35.6 26    
8 Chuo University 35.0 48    
9 National Institute for Physiological Sciences 34.5 30    
10 Seikei University 34.4 21    
11 National Institute for Basic Biology 34.2 25    
12 Kyoto University 34.0 953    
13 Aichi Prefecture University 33.8 25    
14 Keio University 33.3 346    
15 Nara Institute of Science and Technology 33.2 93    
16 National Institute of Informatics 32.9 24    
17 Kwansei Gakuin University 32.7 50    
18 Aoyama Gakuin University 32.6 46    
19 National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology 32.4 23    
20 Tokyo University of the Arts 32.3 21    
21 National Museum of Nature and Science 32.2 19    
22 Kyushu Dental College 32.0 24    
23 Osaka University 31.3 855    
24 Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research 31.1 50    
25 Tokyo Metropolitan University 30.6 144    
25 Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology 30.6 53    
25 Rikkyo University 30.6 37    
28 Hokkaido University 30.4 626    
28 Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 30.4 42    
30 Waseda University 30.3 283    
30 The University of Electro-Communications 30.3 74    
  * Only institutions with 50 or more applications
   [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]
   (Selection Ratio=Number of Selections/Applications)





Status of FY 2009 Grant Awards at Universities and Research Institutions (New Selectees)

Number of Selected Awards (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsNumber of
Selected Awards
Amount of Funding Amount of Funding
<Indirect cost*>
1 The University of Tokyo 1,289     7,717,640     2,188,392    
2 Kyoto University 953     3,879,190     1,075,677    
3 Osaka University 855     3,164,810     878,673    
4 Tohoku University 845     3,308,880     922,434    
5 Kyushu University 664     2,245,990     622,467    
6 Hokkaido University 626     2,071,060     563,568    
7 Nagoya University 504     1,903,330     526,659    
8 University of Tsukuba 433     1,315,410     357,183    
9 Hiroshima University 369     996,300     281,910    
10 Keio University 346     1,130,580     326,004    
11 Tokyo Institute of Technology 314     1,720,500     485,370    
12 Kobe University 304     839,440     236,652    
13 RIKEN 289     1,267,290     357,237    
14 Waseda University 283     715,240     204,672    
15 Okayama University 268     698,320     197,016    
16 Chiba University 254     812,290     229,497    
17 Kanazawa University 233     590,770     161,811    
18 Niigata University 219     573,950     165,795    
19 Nagasaki University 217     510,930     142,749    
20 Kumamoto University 200     524,330     145,689    
20 The University of Tokushima  200     487,820     134,436    
22 Tokyo Medical and Dental University 189     512,780     142,344    
23 Nihon University 170     298,240     88,662    
24 Advanced Industrial Science and Technology 162     485,820     137,526    
25 Gunma University 156     325,300     89,250    
26 Kagoshima University 155     316,170     86,931    
27 Ehime University 148     451,580     129,534    
28 Yamaguchi University 147     322,180     90,924    
28 Shinshu University 147     300,420     84,936    
30 Tokyo Metropolitan University 144     440,020     127,446    
  *Extra funding for covering indirect costs
   [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]





Status of FY 2009 Grant Awards at Universities and Research Institutions <Newly and Continuing>

Number of Selected Awards (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsNumber of
Selected Awards
Amount of Funding Amount of Funding
<Indirect cost*>
1 The University of Tokyo 3,090     19,856,871     4,635,741    
2 Kyoto University 2,403     11,478,139     2,685,852    
3 Osaka University 2,016     8,572,129     2,047,059    
4 Tohoku University 1,969     8,310,530     2,100,339    
5 Kyushu University 1,480     4,884,027     1,172,438    
6 Hokkaido University 1,390     4,761,410     1,185,243    
7 Nagoya University 1,331     5,171,406     1,161,692    
8 University of Tsukuba 970     2,899,384     702,625    
9 Hiroshima University 868     2,101,720     543,846    
10 Keio University 749     2,338,137     602,801    
11 Kobe University 735     2,196,430     517,089    
12 Tokyo Institute of Technology 707     3,784,260     907,578    
13 RIKEN 665     3,205,740     742,782    
14 Okayama University 636     1,551,250     395,055    
15 Chiba University 621     1,765,620     434,346    
16 Waseda University 620     1,694,967     460,280    
17 Kanazawa University 563     1,298,530     330,669    
18 Niigata University 478     1,071,630     276,999    
19 Kumamoto University 463     1,236,970     287,961    
20 Nagasaki University 434     904,049     237,285    
21 Tokyo Medical and Dental University 423     1,515,600     334,110    
22 Nihon University 402     641,744     177,943    
23 The University of Tokushima  376     896,700     227,400    
24 Gunma University 374     725,040     176,952    
25 Shinshu University 344     745,520     206,436    
26 Kagoshima University 340     643,940     174,222    
27 Osaka Prefecture University 337     749,600     183,960    
27 Yamaguchi University 337     600,240     165,462    
29 Tokyo Metropolitan University 331     868,010     214,743    
30 Ehime University 329     914,950     256,635    
  *Extra funding for covering indirect costs
   [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]