Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Page for downloading grant application guidelines and application forms

  Application for Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (FY2016) has been closed.
  The information on this page is for reference of future applicants.

FY2016 grant application guidelines and application forms can be downloaded from this page for the following grant categories: Specially Promoted Research, Scientific Research(S/A/B/C), Challenging Exploratory Research, and Grant-in-Aid-for Young Scientists (A/B).

Application Procedures for Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research FY2016

Application Procedures PDF
 
Application documents: Forms and Guidelines PDF

Grants-in-Aid Application Forms

First Step:Enter registration information in JSPS's electronic application system.

The JSPS electronic application system

The JSPS electronic application system is provided in English. Please refer to the English operational manuals for the electronic application system and Procedures for Preparing and Entering Application Information (to be entered in the Website). Although they provide indications of the system and the instruction of operation, it may be difficult to understand how to operate the electronic application system. The grant administrators at your host institution will help you to operate it properly.

FY2016 Procedures for Preparing and Entering Application Information (to be entered in the Website) (Scientific Research(S/A/B/C), Challenging Exploratory Research, and Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A/B)) PDF

The procedures for Specially Promoted Research are included in Instructions PDF files of Second Step.


Second Step: Fill out the online application form

Download the application form by clicking on either PDF or MS-Word icon in the right-hand column.
Applications forms are provided for the below-listed grant categories. They ask you to describe your proposed research project, including its implementation plan, methodology and objectives.

Form numbers Research categories Instructions Application forms
S-1-1(1) Specially Promoted Research (new) PDF PDFWord
S-1-1(2) PDFWord
S-1-2 Specially Promoted Research
(Continued)
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S-1-6 Scientific Research (S) PDF download PDFWord
S-1-7 Scientific Research (A/B)
(General)
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S-1-9 Scientific Research (A/B)
(Overseas Academic Research)
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T-1-1 Scientific Research (B)
(Generative Research Fields)
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S-1-8 Scientific Research (C)
(General)
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T-1-2 Scientific Research (C)
(Generative Research Fields)
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S-1-10 Challenging Exploratory Rresearch PDF download PDFWord
S-1-12 Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A) PDF download PDFWord
S-1-13 Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B) PDF download PDFWord
S-1-14 Grant-in-Aid (continued),
(Research categories other than Specially Promoted Reseach)
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