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Application Recruitment

Application is made by university presidents based upon their plans for establishing a COE of the world's highest level within their graduate schools or research institutes.

  • Eligible applicants
    PhD-level departments of graduate schools (including collaborating departments and university-attached research institutes).

  • Funding period
    Five years

  • Eligible fields
    All academic fields

  • Funding scale
    From 10 thru 500 million yen of program funding per project per fiscal year

  • Application receipt years
    2002, 2003, 2004

NOTE: Program announcement expired on March 5, 2004 and shall not be reissued.

21st COE Program