Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Status of Grant Awards at Universities and
Research Institutions for FY 2008

Status of FY2008 Grant Awards at Universities and Research Institutinons(New Selectees)

Selection Ratio* (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsSelection Ratio
(%)
Number of
Selected Awards
1 Tokyo University of Foreign Studies 44.2 34    
2 Hitotsubashi University 43.0 37    
3 Aichi Cancer Center 42.6 26    
4 National Institute of Informatics 39.1 27    
5 Fukui Prefectural University 37.3 19    
6 National Institute for Physiological Sciences 34.9 44    
7 Chuo University 33.1 44    
8 Institute for Molecular Science 32.5 27    
9 Kyoto University 32.4 945    
10 The University of Tokyo 32.1 1,170    
11 Kyushu Dental College 31.7 26    
12 National Institute of Genetics 31.3 31    
13 Joetsu University of Education 30.5 18    
13 Doshisha University 30.5 67    
15 Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology 30.0 45    
15 Iwate Prefectural University 30.0 24    
17 Kansei Gakuin University 29.7 38    
18 National Institute for Environmental Studies 29.6 21    
19 National Institute for Basic Biology 29.5 23    
20 Keio University 29.3 269    
21 Nagoya University 29.2 566    
22 Hosei University 28.9 46    
22 Tokyo Metropolitan Organization for Medical Research 28.9 59    
24 Konan University 28.8 17    
25 National Institute of Information and Communications Technology 28.7 29    
26 Nara Institute of Science and Technology 28.2 81    
27 National Center of Neurology and Phychiatry 28.1 34    
28 Osaka University 28.0 790    
28 Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for Research on Aging and Promotion 28.0 26    
30 Tokyo Gakugei University 27.4 31    
30 Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 27.4 40    
  * 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 FY 2008 Grant Awards at Universities and Research Institutions (New Selectees)

Number of Selected Awards (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsNumber of
Selected Awards
Amount of Funding Amount of Funding
<Indirect cost*>
1 The University of Tokyo 1,170     6,088,290     1,614,957    
2 Kyoto University 945     4,123,950     1,050,315    
3 Osaka University 790     3,205,450     824,235    
4 Tohoku University 747     3,394,240     902,952    
5 Nagoya University 566     1,986,870     530,601    
6 Kyushu University 537     1,817,720     458,106    
7 Hokkaido University 527     2,103,200     558,060    
8 University of Tsukuba 338     1,018,890     256,137    
9 Hiroshima University 322     964,290     257,817    
10 RIKEN 302     1,382,910     318,333    
11 Kobe University 271     828,540     214,962    
12 Keio University 269     802,630     210,759    
13 Okayama University 253     789,210     213,063    
14 Chiba University 246     664,760     171,258    
15 Tokyo Institute of Technology 240     1,340,460     374,028    
16 Waseda University 216     720,780     203,034    
17 Kanazawa University 212     619,460     154,758    
18 Kumamoto University 198     585,110     148,533    
19 Niigata University 176     387,860     103,158    
20 Tokyo Medical and Dental University 169     496,230     118,089    
21 Gunma University 159     385,650     91,845    
22 Nihon University 152     318,450     91,275    
23 Nagasaki University 146     342,320     88,476    
24 The University of Tokushima 141     475,850     131,295    
25 Yamaguchi University 139     358,020     98,046    
26 Ehime University 129     482,910     134,553    
27 Osaka City University 126     309,040     77,562    
28 Advanced Industrial Science and Technology 125     426,330     110,979    
29 Tokyo Metropolitan University 124     283,380     72,174    
30 Kagoshima University 119     262,610     71,763    
  *Extra funding for covering indirect costs
   [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]





Status of FY 2008 Grant Awards at Universities and Research Institutions <Newly and Continuing>

Number of Selected Awards (Top 30 institutions)
Research InstitutionsNumber of
Selected Awards
Amount of Funding Amount of Funding
<Indirect cost*>
1 The University of Tokyo 2,896     17,601,349     3,723,135    
2 Kyoto University 2,304     11,775,613     2,626,969    
3 Tohoku University 1,952     8,929,100     2,145,360    
4 Osaka University 1,941     8,535,903     1,822,651    
5 Kyushu University 1,396     4,683,210     1,044,963    
6 Nagoya University 1,351     5,364,150     1,149,765    
7 Hokkaido University 1,310     4,972,996     1,202,909    
8 University of Tsukuba 911     2,583,690     583,467    
9 Hiroshima University 811     2,105,742     517,452    
10 Kobe University 751     2,200,550     515,835    
11 Tokyo Institute of Technology 701     4,008,090     898,707    
12 Keio University 671     1,985,990     490,227    
13 RIKEN 630     3,182,894     702,298    
14 Chiba University 606     1,503,910     339,513    
14 Okayama University 606     1,627,819     394,476    
16 Waseda University 572     1,709,940     445,032    
17 Kanazawa University 537     1,253,690     314,457    
18 Kumamoto University 446     1,264,810     272,013    
19 Niigata University 428     903,681     225,144    
20 Tokyo Medical and Dental University 405     1,507,330     317,799    
21 Nihon University 399     692,750     189,285    
22 Nagasaki University 378     828,600     214,980    
23 Gunma University 353     773,970     178,701    
24 The University of Tokushima 351     906,530     224,859    
25 Osaka City University 327     772,510     177,243    
26 Yamaguchi University 325     660,630     177,459    
27 Osaka Prefecture University 313     720,770     174,861    
28 Ehime University 311     798,461     209,478    
28 Kagoshima University 311     627,290     171,507    
30 Shinshu University 309     752,100     207,960    
  *Extra funding for covering indirect costs
   [Sorted by the institution to which the research representative is affiliated]