APU Individual Research Funds
Individual Research Materials Fund and Research Travel Expenses
1. Overview of Individual Research Funds
- (1) Purpose
- Individual Research Funds are given with the aim of advancing and raising the standard of research at APU by supporting the daily research of APU faculty members.
- (2) Types
- Individual Research Funds consist of the Individual Research Materials Fund and Research Travel Expenses.
- (3) Target of Payment
- Individual Research Funds will be paid to tenured, fixed-term, and specially appointed faculty members.
- (4) Amount of Payment
- Individual Research Funds consist of 200,000 yen per year for the Individual Research Materials Fund and 100,000 yen per year for Research Travel Expenses. The Funds are paid in two installments per year.
- (5) Submission of Report
- Those who have received Individual Research Funds must submit a research progress report and research plan for the next year or similar document recognized by the university to the Dean of the International Cooperation and Research Division by the specified deadline. Individual Research Funds for the next year will NOT be paid to faculty who fail to fulfill the above procedure.
2. Method of Report Submission
Please submit report by one of the following methods: ※There is no need to submit through both methods.
- (1) Enter information into the Researcher Database
1) Enter your AY2018 research plan into the Research Achievements - Aims and Achievements section.
2) Enter your AY2018 research progress into the Research Achievements - Aims and Achievements section.
3) Enter your AY2019 research plan.
※ See the document Individual Research Funds Report - Entering Data into the Researcher Database (PDF) for details on entering information.
- (2) Submit the Research Progress Report and Research Plan for Next Year form
Fill out all items in the Research Progress Report and Research Plan for Next Year form and submit to the International Cooperation and Research Division.
・Submit to: Research Office (reo*apu.ac.jp) ※Please replace * with @
・Subject: [Individual Research Funds Form Submission] + full name
3. Deadline to Submit Report for AY2018 Individual Research Funds
Submission Deadline: April 5, 2019 (Fri.) by 12:00 p.m.