Overseas Fellowship Division
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
5-3-1, Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083 JAPAN TEL +81-3-3263-2368 FAX +81-3-3234-3700 MAIL firstname.lastname@example.org
Steps to Applying for a JSPS RONPAKU (PhD dissertation) Fellowship
Eligible researchers wishing to receive a RONPAKU fellowship must contact a prospective Japanese advisor and discuss applying for the program with him/her.
After obtaining the prospective Japanese advisor's consent, RONPAKU candidates must fill out a Form 2.
RONPAKU candidates are to have their home institution prepare a Form 3(Letter of Recommendation). After completing their Form 2, candidates are to submit the application package (Forms 2 and 3) to their prospective Japanese advisor.
Japanese advisors are to submit a Form 1 via their university to JSPS together with the package of documents received from the RONPAKU candidate.
Applications submitted directly by candidates to JSPS will not be accepted.