Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Important Notices
As part of its measures to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19), the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) adopts, for the time being, a work-from-home policy and keeps the number of employees working at the office to the minimum necessary.

As a result, it becomes difficult to make prompt respond to various inquiries we receive. For information on the procedures for each program, please refer to the website of the said program.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and ask for your patience and understanding during this time.

About our programs

JSPS will carry out projects classified into five categories and promote academic promotion
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Funding Opportunities

For short/long-term visits to do research in Japan

For conducting joint research, seminars, other exchanges with japanese researchers and/ or universities

For participating in international meetings and events by young researchers

Fellowships for graduate students and post-graduate researchers in japanese universities

Main system for funding research in Japan