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International Research Cooperation Division Ⅱ, International Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Kojimachi Business Center Building, 5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083, JAPAN

JSPS International Joint Research Program
TEL +81-3-3263-1918/1724
FAX +81-3-3234-3700
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JSPS-NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

Open Research Area for the Social Sciences(ORA)

Open Research Area for the Social Sciences(ORA):How to apply

Application Procedure

 The screening is carried out in 2 steps (Outline Proposals and Full Proposals). Only proposals that pass ORA (ANR, DFG, ESRC and SSHRC) side's outline screening can apply as Full Proposals to Japanese side. Japanese applicants whose counterpart applicant’s proposals have passed outline stage should submit their Full Proposals to JSPS.
The contents of the research plan in the two full proposals submit to both sides must be identical. If the contents are found to differ, screening or selection of the project may be cancelled.
ORA website: https://esrc.ukri.org/research/international-research/open-research-area-ora/


Schedule

11 September 2019 Closing for accepting preliminary proposals (only on ORA side)
Around January 2020 Notify outline screening results (only on ORA side)
20 January 2020 Start accepting full proposals
28 February 2020
19 February 2020
Deadline for full proposals*Deadline has been extended.
Around September 2020 Notify screening results
From Around October 2020 Start project

*JSPS receives applications via its on-line application system. For details, please refer to the following webpage: (only in Japanese)
https://www-shinsei.jsps.go.jp/topkokusai/top_kokusai.html


Application Guidelines/Forms

Download

FY2020 Call for Proposals
(Only in Japanese)
PDF
Application form
(Only in Japanese)
WOR

Selection Procedure

Selection of projects is made via document and panel reviews carried out by JSPS International Program Committee and joint evaluation between JSPS and ORA.