Japan Society for the Promotion of Science



International Policy Planning Division, International Policy Planning Department, Headquarters for International Affairs, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

5-3-1 Kojimachi,
Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 102-0083,

TEL: +81-3-3263-1869
FAX: +81-3-3234-3700
mail: bridge*jsps.go.jp

Note: Please replace*with @.

BRIDGE Fellowship Program Eligibility

Application Guideline and Forms

Application Guideline (FY2023)

Application Deadline (From Applicants to Alumni Association) Different from Each Alumni Association
Recommendation Deadline (From Alumni Association to JSPS Head Office) 14 February 2023
Application Guideline PDFファイルのダウンロード
Notification of Selection Result*² Mid-April 2023
Periods for Arrival in Japan July 1, 2023 -
March 31, 2024

*1 Please ask your affiliated alumni associations about the application deadline.
*2 An award letter from JSPS’s president and accompanying documents will be sent to the successful candidates. Unsuccessful candidates are not notified of their selection results.

Application Forms (FY2023)

Document title Submit to
◆Prepared by Applicants
Form A Application for JSPS BRIDGE Fellowship Alumni Association
Form B Agreement by Host Researcher
◆Prepared by Alumni Associations
Form C List of Recommendees from BRIDGE Nominating Committee JSPS Head Office
Form D Letter of Recommendation from BRIDGE Nominating Committee

All papers used in applications should be A4 size. The format prescribed by JSPS should be used for recommendations. The size or format of the forms should NOT be altered by applicants.

Applicants should provide the alumni association with any other documents they wish to be submitted.

See the Application Procedure for details.

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