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

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Fellowships

Application guidelines


The application for the program should be submitted through the institution (Individual applications are not accepted). The institutions must submit the complete documents to JSPS by the end of the application period.

Please note that your institution may give you an early deadline to compile all application forms that will be submitted to JSPS (it could be more than a month before the deadline set by JSPS, depending on the procedure each institution takes).

FY2019 Application Guidelines and Forms

Recruitment Application periods
(for host institution)
Notification of selection results Fellowship periods and periods for arrival in Japan Number of fellowship award
1st October 1-5, 2018
(by 5 p.m. (JST))
middle of January 2019 April 1, 2019
–March 31, 2020
15
2nd January 4-11, 2019
(by 5 p.m. (JST))
middle of April 2019 July 1, 2019
–March 31, 2020
15
3rd April 1-5, 2019
(by 5 p.m. (JST))
middle of July 2019 October 1, 2019 –March 31, 2020 15
4th June 3-7, 2019
(by 5 p.m. (JST))
middle of October 2019 January 1, 2020
–March 31, 2020
15


FY2018 Application Guidelines and Forms

Recruitment Application periods
(for host institution)
Notification of selection results Fellowship periods and periods for arrival in Japan Number of fellowship award
1st
closed
October 2-6, 2017(by 5 p.m. (JST)) middle of January 2018 April 1,2018-March 31, 2019 15
2nd
closed
January 4-11, 2018(by 5 p.m.(JST)) middle of April 2018 July 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019 15
3rd
closed
April 2-6, 2018(by 5 p.m.(JST)) middle of July 2018 October 1, 2018-March 31, 2019 15
4th
closed
June 4-8, 2018(by 5 p.m.(JST)) middle of October 2018 January 1, 2019-March 31, 2019 15