Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Status of Grant Awards at Universities and Inter-University Research Institutions for FY 2006

Status of FY2006 Grant Awards at Universities and Inter-University Research Institutions (New Selectees)

Selection Ratio* (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsSelection Ratio
(%)
Number of
Selected Awards
1 Hitotsubashi University 54.8 51
2 Aichi Cancer Center 44.6 25
3 National Institute of Informatics 41.5 27
4 Tokyo University of Foreign Studies 41.2 35
5 Gakushuin University 40.6 26
6 Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research 37.3 19
7 National Institute for Physiological Sciences 36.3 45
8 Nara Institute of Sciences and Technology 35.8 91
9 National Institute of Health Sciences 33.3 21
10 Kyoto University 33.2 1,038
11 Institute for Molecular Science 33.0 33
12 The University of Tokyo 32.9 1,182
13 Aoyama Gakuin University 32.9 50
14 Hosei University 32.6 42
15 Fukushima University 31.6 30
16 National Institute for Basic Biology 31.5 29
17 Matsumoto Dental University 31.3 36
18 Sophia University 30.8 36
19 Keio University 30.5 264
20 National Institute for Material Sciences 30.5 64
21 Miyagi University of Education 30.2 16
22 National Institute for Environmental Studies 30.2 32
23 Kyoto Pharmaceutical University 30.0 21
24 Tokyo Institute of Technology 30.0 343
25 Nanzan University 29.6 16
26 Osaka Kyoiku University 29.3 34
27 Doshisha University 28.9 56
28 Fukui Prefectural University 28.8 17
29 Tohoku University 28.4 849
30 Ochanomizu University 28.2 51
  * Only institutions with 50 or more applications
  [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]
   (Selection Ratio = Number of Selections/Applications)





Status of FY2006 Grant Awards at Universities and Inter-University Research Institutions (New Selectees)

Number of Selected Awards (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsNumber of
Selected Awards
Amount of Funding <Indirect cost*>
1 The University of Tokyo 1,182        ¥6,624,180,000  
 <859,080,000>
2 Kyoto University 1,038       ¥4,891,670,000  
<485,070,000>
3 Tohoku University 849       ¥4,139,710,000  
<494,010,000>
4 Osaka University 823       ¥3,283,690,000  
<264,870,000>
5 Kyusyu University 643         ¥2,741,880,000  
<260,370,000>
6 Hokkaido University 622   ¥2,654,450,000  
<219,600,000>
7 Nagoya University 515   ¥2,646,200,000  
<246,960,000>
8 University of Tsukuba 386   ¥1,233,490,000  
<75,450,000>
9 Tokyo institute of Technology 343   ¥1,910,060,000  
<215,130,000>
10 Hiroshima University 342   ¥1,249,770,000  
<101,250,000>
11 Kobe University 281   ¥1,039,020,000  
<100,530,000>
12 Riken 277   ¥954,980,000  
<83,160,000>
13 Keio University 264   ¥801,880,000  
<31,290,000>
14 Okayama University 263   ¥805,490,000  
<43,170,000>
15 Waseda University 244   ¥684,050,000  
<41,580,000>
16 Chiba University 242   ¥741,000,000  
<33,930,000>
17 Kanazawa University 237   ¥674,510,000  
<33,180,000>
18 Tokyo Medical and Dental University 189   ¥736,810,000  
<63,150,000>
19 Nagasaki University 177   ¥503,480,000  
<8,100,000>
19 Kumamoto University 174   ¥468,470,000  
<2,730,000>
19 The University of Tokushima 173   ¥570,500,000  
<11,850,000>
22 Niigata University 156   ¥473,410,000  
<34,140,000>
23 Yamaguchi University 154   ¥386,740,000  
<5,880,000>
24 Gunma University 152   ¥375,220,000  
<0>
25 Nihon University 144   ¥329,010,000  
<8,160,000>
26 Tokyo Metropolitan University 133   ¥364,060,000  
<16,020,000>
27 Kagoshima University 128   ¥344,830,000  
<10,080,000>
28 National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology 128       ¥409,750,000  
<27,630,000>
29 Osaka City University 127       ¥322,730,000  
<8,100,000>
30 Gifu University 126       ¥311,640,000  
<0>
  [*Extra funding for covering indirect costs
  [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]





Status of FY 2006 Grant Awards at Universities and Inter-University Research Institutions <Newly and Continuing>

Number of Selected Awards (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsNumber of
Selected Awards
Amount of Funding <Indirect cost*>
1 The University of Tokyo 2,860          ¥17,765,839,214  
<2,203,680,000>
2 Kyoto University 2,310       ¥11,558,570,000  
<1,315,230,000>
3 Tohoku University 1,890   ¥8,955,710,000  
<1,115,580,000>
4 Osaka University 1,794      ¥7,992,190,000  
<800,070,000>
5 Kyushu University 1,466   ¥5,497,180,000  
<510,480,000>
6 Hokkaido University 1,456   ¥5,447,349,921  
<550,770,000>
7 Nagoya University 1,256   ¥6,110,026,000  
<660,330,000>
8 University of Tsukuba 944   ¥2,894,190,000  
<234,480,000>
9 Hiroshima University 837   ¥2,317,170,000  
<151,350,000>
10 Tokyo Institute of Technology 790   ¥4,153,960,000  
<496,230,000>
11 Kobe University 762   ¥2,394,089,385  
<224,610,000>
12 Okayama University 644   ¥1,717,090,000  
<90,390,000>
13 Keio University 622   ¥2,005,480,000  
<192,270,000>
14 Chiba University 593   ¥1,558,300,000  
<70,200,000>
15 Waseda University 576   ¥1,677,750,000  
<170,160,000>
16 Riken 553   ¥2,362,880,000  
<229,260,000>
17 Kanazawa University 501   ¥1,291,310,000  
<57,330,000>
18 Niigata University 458   ¥1,079,810,000  
<55,740,000>
19 Kumamoto University 408   ¥1,262,970,000  
<38,100,000>
20 Tokyo Medical and Dental University 407   ¥1,650,710,000  
<159,840,000>
21 The University of Tokushima 402   ¥1,099,880,000  
<33,030,000>
22 Nagasaki University 390   ¥943,780,000  
<30,750,000>
23 Nihon University 347   ¥650,710,000  
<27,750,000>
24 Yamaguchi University 340   ¥707,640,000  
<21,270,000>
25 Osaka City University 335   ¥890,230,000  
<58,560,000>
26 Gunma University 333   ¥776,020,000  
<8,640,000>
27 Shinshu University 316   ¥638,740,000  
<31,050,000>
28 Kagoshima University 305   ¥610,530,000  
<18,420,000>
29 Osaka Prefecture University 296   ¥708,670,000  
<8,100,000>
30 Tokyo Metropolitan University 288   ¥752,860,000  
<30,360,000>
  *Extra funding for covering indirect costs
   [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]