Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Distribution of FY 2008 Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

FY2008 Distribution Table (new selectees)

Nov.2008
Type of researchNumber of applicationAmount of grants disbursed
(1,000 Yen)
SubmittedSelectedSelection Ratio
Scientific Research 99,754 20,228 20.3 % 60,735,195
[16,034,769]
  Specially Promoted Research 114 19 16.7 % 1,907,800
[572,340]
Scientific Research on Priority Areas 5,999 1,481 24.7 % 4,953,000
Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Research in a proposed research area) 2,153 198 9.2 % 3,051,300
[915,390]
  Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Research under a proposed research project) 549 81 14.8 % 656,900
[197,070]
  Scientific Research(S) 551 85 15.4 %

3,329,400
[998,820]

  Scientific Research(A) 2,439 545 22.3 % 7,307,000
[2,192,100]
  Scientific Research(B) 11,717 2,601 22.2 % 14,924,200
[4,477,260]
  Scientific Research(C) 32,939 7,128 21.6 % 10,570,900
[3,171,270]
  Exploratory Research 15,605 1,117 7.2 % 1,983,000
  Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(S) 805 39 4.8 % 812,100
[243,630]
  Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(A) 1,430 254 17.8 % 1,993,300
[597,990]
  Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(B) 18,322 5,068 27.7 % 7,751,800
[2,325,540]
  Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists(Start-up) 3,749 934 24.9 % 1,144,530
[343,359]
  Encouragement of Scientists 3,382 678 20.0 % 349,965
Grant-in-Aid for Special Purposes 230 69 30.0 % 90,000
Publication of Scientific Research Results 1,330 455 34.2 % 1,277,100
Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows 2,896 2,896 100.0% 1,815,553
Total 104,210 23,648 22.7 %

63,917,848
[16,034,769 ]

[    ] : Extra funding for covering indirect costs