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International Research
Cooperation Division Ⅱ,
International Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
5-3-1 Kojimachi Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-0083 JAPAN
FAX+81-(0)3-3234-3700
MAILnikokukan*jsps.go.jp

■North/South America, Oceania and Europe:
TEL+81-(0)3-3263-
1932/1983/1763


■Asia, Africa and Middle East:
TEL+81-(0)3-3263-
1755/2367/1860


■Open Partnership:
TEL+81-(0)3-3263-
1839/1864/1694


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Bilateral Programs

Application Procedure for Japanese team

JSPS receives applications via its online application system. For details, please refer to this page. (*only in Japanese)

  1. Application forms are posted on the "Application Guidelines and Forms" page of JSPS's website. Please download the file (Word file) and fill it out.
  2. Please log in to the JSPS Online Application System, and input the required information on the "申請情報入力画面" (application information entry screen )
  3. Please click the button "申請内容ファイル選択" (choose application contents file) on the screen to upload the filled-out file (item1).
  4. Check and confirm all the information you have input, and if there are no errors submit (transmit) the application form following the instructions on the screen.
  5. Application forms are submitted online to JSPS via approval by your affiliated institution.
    *The application form should be the one prescribed by JSPS. In some cases, however, the country (counterpart organization) may require the research plan and research content entered on the form to be the same between its country and Japan. (Please refer to the Application Guidelines for details.)

Timing of application calls

JSPS accepts applications under the following schedule for Bilateral Joint Research Projects/Seminars.
*Please note that deadlines earlier than those stipulated in the Guidelines may be set by your affiliated institution.
*Under no circumstances will JSPS accept applications submitted after the deadline.

  1. June 2019 Open call announcement
  2. 4 September 2019 Application submission deadline
  3. January through March 2020 Application screening and selection
  4. From early April 2020 Project implementation begins