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Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research

Page for downloading grant application guidelines and application forms

FY2018 grant application guidelines and application forms can be downloaded from this page for the following grant categories: Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (Fostering Joint International Research (B))

Application Procedures for Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research FY2018(Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (Fostering Joint International Research (B)))


Application
Procedures
 
Supplement (Forms / Procedures for Preparing and Entering a Research Proposal Document) PDF


Attached Table 2    Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research-KAKENHI- “Review Section Table”

Application Forms

First Step:Enter registration information in JSPS's electronic application system.

The JSPS electronic application system

The JSPS electronic application system is provided in English. Please refer to the English operational manuals for the electronic application system and Procedures for Preparing and Entering Research Proposal Document (items to be entered in the Website). Although they provide indications of the system and the instruction of operation, it may be difficult to understand how to operate the electronic application system. The grant administrators at your host institution will help you to operate it properly.


FY2018 Procedures for Preparing and Entering Application Information (to be entered in the Website) (Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research(Fostering Joint International Research(B)))

 


Second Step: Fill out the online Research Proposal Document (forms to be uploaded)

Download the Research Proposal Document (forms to be uploaded) by clicking on either PDF or MS-Word icon in the right-hand column. They ask you to describe your proposed research project.

Form
Number
Research
categories
Procedures for Preparing and Entering a Research Proposal DocumentApplication
forms
S-63-1 Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (Fostering Joint International Research (B) PDF PDF Wordファイルのダウンロード



Third Step: Letter of Intent from overseas researcher

The Letter of Intent is to be collected from an overseas joint researcher in time for the application to confirm that applicant jointly conducts the research project with the overseas researcher.
Applicant should fill in the necessary information such as Outline of the Research Project, request the overseas joint researcher to confirm the contents and give a signature, and upload the file to the electronic application system. Since a signature of an overseas joint researcher is on the form, please be sure to convert the form to PDF before uploading it to the electronic application system.
If there are multiple Letters of Intent from overseas joint researchers, upload the Letter of Intent from the one principal overseas joint researcher to the electronic application system.
Note that Principal Investigator should collect the original Letter(s) of Intent.

* Until the both Research Proposal Document and Letter of Intent have been uploaded, applicant cannot submit (send) them to his/her research institution
Letter of Intent is attached to the end of Research Proposal Document during the review.

Letter of Intent PDF Wordファイルのダウンロード

 

 



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