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Call for Proposals (FY2021)
Eligible applicants : Universities, corporations that establish universities, inter-university research institutes, national research and development agencies, public interest corporations (PICs)
Number of awards : 1
Implementation period : 10 years (An interim evaluation will be carried out five years after the project starts.)

Appropriations Plan : Expenditures for the first fiscal year (FY 2021) should be planned for about a half year’s operation. A total of ¥7 billion is the maximum amount for the 10-year period (FY 2021-2030).
Schedule : The deadline of submission of application registration forms for 1st screening: 5p.m. 31 March, 2021
The deadline of submission of application registration forms for 2nd screening: 5p.m. 1 June, 2021


The following documents may be downloaded.

Application Guidelines PDF File Download
Review Guidelines PDF File Download
Panel Review (Hearing) Guidelines PDF File Download
Second Screening Proposal Required Documents for Second Screening word
Summary of Research Center Project word
Research Center Project word
Appropriations Plan excel
Host Institution's Commitment word
Host Institution's Future Plans for Sustaining and Advancing the Existing WPI Center and/or Academy Center excel
Biographical Sketch of Prospective Center Director word
Biographical Sketch of Prospective Administrative Director word
List of Principal Investigators excel
Biographical Sketch of Principal Investigators word
Composition of Personnel in Center (including satellites and partner instituions) excel
(Ref.) Regarding the Establishment of Overseas WPI Satellites           
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* Application forms for 1st Screening are available only in Japanese.