Early July Announce open call
Sep. 22 - Oct. 3 Application deadline
Mid-October Paper review (Six reviewers per application)
Mid-December 1st Panel review (JSPS International Program Committee selects candidates for hearings.)
Late-December Notify applicants of 1st panel review results


Mid-to-Late January 2nd Panel review (Hearings by the JSPS International Program Committee)
Early-to-Mid February Notify applicants of 2nd panel review results
April 1 Begin implementation of each project