Information on External Research Support (Subsidies, Research Collaboration) 

  • When an application for a subsidy program must be made through the university, the deadline for submitting the necessary documents to the Research Office is two weeks before the stated application deadline.
  • Even if you will be directly making an application, please take note that there are cases that a recommendation from the dean of your college and/or the public seal of the university may be required.
  • Regarding the Proposal of applying through the university, as a rule, please add 10% (or more) of the direct expenses for indirect expenses (office fees). Individual (direct) applications shall not have those additional expenses.
    Please click here for institutional management of external grants.
  • For details on the subsidies, please refer to the website of the foundation concerned.
  • In the event that a notice of selection has been sent directly to the applicant, please inform the Research Office.
Date Name of
Foundation
Title Field Kind of Funding Organization
Deadline
APU Deadline Lang.
2019/9/11 Egusa Foundation for International Cooperation in the Social Sciences Research Grant Grant for international exchange of academic studies related to social science, focusing on law Research Subsidy 2019/10/1 - 12/20 Apply directly J Only
2019/9/11 The Obayashi Foundation Research Grant Creative research on urban areas Research Subsidy 2019/10/1 - 10/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/9/11 Japan Center for Economic Research Research Grant Economics and related academic fields Research Subsidy 2019/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/9/11 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Academic Research Focusing on Asia Research on Asia including the Middle East and Siberia Research Subsidy 2019/10/31 2019/10/17 J Only
2019/9/11 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for International Academic Joint Research Fields are not limited but research in the interdisciplinary organization is preferable Research Subsidy 2019/10/31 2019/10/17 J Only
2019/9/11 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Academic Research)(Under 35 years of age) Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (excluding medical sciences) Research Subsidy 2019/9/17 - 10/16 Apply directly J Only
2019/9/11 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Practical Research) Research on solving social issues that professionals in schools, universities and NPOs face in their activities Research Subsidy 2019/9/17 - 10/16 Apply directly J Only
2019/9/11 The Melco Foundation Research Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2019/10/10 2019/9/26 J Only
2019/9/11 The Melco Foundation International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2019/10/10 2019/9/26 J Only
2019/8/7 Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering Research and Development Grant Advanced research and technology development related to housing and social capital improvement Research Subsidy 2019/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/8/7 Hayao Nakayama Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture Research Grant Research on humans and play Research Subsidy 2019/10/15 Apply directly J Only
2019/8/7 The Toyota Foundation Grant Program for Community Activities in Japan Theme: Connecting People, Activating Localities: Toward Vibrant Communities Research Subsidy 2019/8/19 -
9/30 15:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/8/7 Hoso Bunka Foundation Research Grant Broadcast-related humanities and social science research and cultural projects Research Subsidy 2019/9/1 - 9/30

Deadline for applying in English:
2019/8/31
Apply directly J&E
2019/7/24 Hakuho Foundation Research Grant for Child Education Research on language education and research that will improve the quality of educational practices for children Research Subsidy 2019/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/7/24 The Toyota Foundation Research Grant Program Theme: Connecting People, Activating Localities: Toward Vibrant Communities Research Subsidy 2019/9/13
15:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/7/24 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation Research Grant (General Application) Disaster management, environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development Research Subsidy 2019/9/16 2019/9/2 J Only
2019/7/24 Fuji Seal Foundation Research Grant Research that will contribute to the global economy and Industry by promoting product packaging
e.g. Environmental measures in the packaging field
Research Subsidy 2019/8/25 2019/8/2 J Only
2019/7/10 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Applied Research Project-Incubation Studies (IS) , Feasibility Studies (FS) Grant Comprehensive research contributing to solutions to global environmental problems Research Subsidy 2019/8/19 2019/7/22 J Only
2019/7/10 Trust Forum Foundation Research Grant Research on trust law, trust projects, and their financial, economic, and legal aspects Research Subsidy 2019/8/30 Apply directly J Only
2019/7/10 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Grants for Sustainable Future Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/8/1 - 9/13 2019/8/30 J Only
2019/7/10 Han Chang-Woo-Tetsu Cultural Foundation Research Grant Culture, art, history, society, sports, and international exchange relating to Japan-South Korea Research Subsidy 2018/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/7/10 Sumitomo Life Research Promotion Award for Female Researchers Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/9/6 Apply directly J Only
2019/7/10 Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance Research Grant, Publication Grant Research on economics, financial markets and law relating to these fields Research Subsidy 2019/9/20 Apply directly J Only
2019/6/19 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Environment Project Grant Research projects intending for conservation and improvement of the natural environment, which focus on water and greenery in Asia and Oceanic Countries. Research Subsidy 2019/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/6/19 The Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education Research Grant (1)Research on humanities and social sciences, such as philosophy, ethics, education, psychology, etc, relating to human life, lifestyle, and social coexistence (2)Research on ethical matters today (3) Research on ethics education and moral education in schools Research Subsidy 2019/9/2 2019/8/19 J Only
2019/6/19 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Research Grant, International Academic Exchange Grant, and Publication Grant Research projects in the social sciences and humanities on Asia and Oceania countries and regions. Research Subsidy 2019/7/31 Apply directly J&E
2019/6/5 The Nakajima Foundation Young Scientist (up to 37 years of age) Research Grant for Japanese Citizens and Permanent Residents Information science, life science Research Subsidy 2019/8/1 - 8/23
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/6/5 KDDI Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to popularization and development of communications Research Subsidy 2019/7/1 - 7/5 Apply directly J Only
2019/6/5 Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark Academic Research Promotion Grant (Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists, etc. are eligible to apply.) Grant for research on revitalization of local society utilizing regional resources in Unzen Volcanic Area UNESCO Global Geopark Research Subsidy 2019/6/28 Apply directly J Only
2019/5/22 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science JSPS International Joint Research Program Sustainable Remediation Research Subsidy 2019/6/28 17:00 2019/6/14 J Only
2019/4/24 Univers Foundation Research Grant Research on social security systems development or community responsibility, etc. Research Subsidy 2019/7/31 17:00 2019/7/17 J Only
2019/4/24 Inamori Foundation Research Grant Natural Sciences, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/5/21 - 7/20 17:00 2019/7/5 J Only
2019/4/24 Nomura School of Advanced Management Academic Research Support (Research Grant) Research project for executive training, business science, finance, or IT management Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 17:00 Apply directly J&E
2019/4/24 The Institute of Internal Auditors - Japan Research Grant Research on internal audit Research Subsidy 2019/6/28 2019/6/14 J Only
2019/4/24 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Environmental Research Projects Research on solutions to and alleviation of environmental problems Research Subsidy 2019/6/10 Apply directly J&E
2019/4/24 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Basic Science Research Projects Fundamental and exploratory research on mathematics, physics, chemistry, or biology Research Subsidy 2019/6/10 Apply directly J&E
2019/4/24 JFE 21st Century Foundation Asian History Research Grant Research on Asian history contributing to construction of a vision of Japanese industry and culture that will be mutually beneficial for 21st century Asia Research Subsidy 2019/6/21 2019/6/7 J Only
2019/4/10 Institute for Health Economics and Policy Research Grant Medical economics and medical/nursing care policy Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 Pfizer Health Research Foundation Collaborative Reseach Grant in Japan (All ages) Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 Pfizer Health Research Foundation Collaborative Reseach Grant in Japan (39 and Younger) Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 Pfizer Health Research Foundation International Collaborative Research Grant Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan (Must include more than 1 collaborating researcher from overseas) Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 Nomura Foundation Research Grant for Expanding the Frontier of Finance and Securities Financial and securities fields Research Subsidy 2019/5/7 -
6/28 17:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 The Sumitomo Electric Group CSR Foundation Grant for Academic and Research Activities Natural sciences and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/6/14 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 Nomura Foundation International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2019/5/7 -
5/31 17:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 K. Matsushita Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/5/9 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/10 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant, Research Publication Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2019/5/8 2019/4/19 J&E
2019/4/3 Japan Press Research Institute Publication Grant Media Publication Subsidy 2019/7/31 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/3 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Publication Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2019/4/3 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2019/6/30 2019/6/14 J Only
2019/4/3 Kitano Foundation of Lifelong Integrated Education Lifelong Education Research Grant Study and research on lifelong education Research Subsidy 2019/6/7 Apply directly J Only
2019/3/20 Meiji Yasuda Mental Health Foundation Research Grant Psychology, sociology, etc. Research Subsidy 2019/4/20 Apply directly J Only
2019/3/20 Maekawa Hitodukuri Foundation Research Grant Research for the lifespan development,lifelong learning and place of the ability utilization. Research Subsidy 2019/4/2 -
5/7 17:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/3/13 The Murata Science Foundation Research Grant, Support for holding Research Meeting and Sending Researchers Overseas Natural science, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/3/31
Deadline for electronic application
2019/4/5
Deadline for application form submission
Apply directly J Only
2019/3/13 Japan Geographic Data Center Academic Research Grant Geography and other related fields Research Subsidy 2019/4/1 - 4/19 Apply directly J Only
2019/3/13 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Grant for Research in Japan Humanities, social sciences and other fields Research Subsidy 2019/4/1 -
4/25 17:00
Apply directly J Only
2019/3/6 Tobe Maki Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Business administration and other fields Research Subsidy 2019/4/19 2019/4/5 J Only
2019/3/6 Suntory Foundation Grant for Interdisciplinary Collaborative Research in Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2019/4/15 Apply directly J Only
2019/3/6 Suntory Foundation Grant for Collaborative Research on Community Cultural Activities Community cultural activities Research Subsidy 2019/4/15 Apply directly J Only
2019/2/20 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Young Scientist Research Grant/Science Research Promotion Grant(up to 45 years of age) New fields abundant in ideas that will contribute to "establishment of a living environment rich in humanity" Research Subsidy 2019/4/1 Apply directly J Only
2019/2/20 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Grant Research on harmony between human activity and environmental conservation Research Subsidy 2019/4/1 Apply directly J Only
2019/2/20 National Museum of Ethnology  Collaborative Research (General/ Young Scientist) Grant Cultural anthropology, ethnology and any other related fields Research Subsidy 2019/4/12 Apply directly J Only
2019/2/20 Industrial Structure Research Support Institute Research Grant Grant for research on the influence of economic and social changes on industrial structure Research Subsidy 2019/4/30 2019/4/16 J Only
2019/1/23 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Applied Research Project-Incubation Studies (IS) , Feasibility Studies (FS) Grant Comprehensive research contributing to solutions to global environmental problems Research Subsidy 2019/2/18 2019/2/4 J Only
2019/1/23 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Core Project-Feasibility Studies (FS) Grant Research leading to establishment of necessary theroy and methodology to solve global environmental problems through cooperation with society Research Subsidy 2019/2/18 2019/2/4 J Only
2019/1/23 The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications Research Grant Information and telecommunications Research Subsidy 2019/3/20 Apply directly J Only
2019/1/15 Mishima Kaiun Memorial Foundation Science Research Promotion Subsidy and Collaborative Research Grant for Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities and social sciences centering on history, philosophy, and literature in Asia, excluding Japan Research Subsidy 2019/2/28 2019/2/14 J Only
2018/12/19 The Melco Foundation Research Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2019/1/31 2019/1/17 J Only
2018/12/19 The Melco Foundation International Research Exchange Grant International research exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2019/1/31 2019/1/17 J Only
2018/12/5 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Humanities Humanities and fields in the social sciences related to the humanities Research Subsidy 2018/12/19 - 2019/1/16 17:00 2018/12/21 J Only
2018/12/5 The Mitsubishi Foundation Grant for Social Welfare Activities Scientific research on creative or experimental social welfare activities Research Subsidy 2018/12/27 - 2019/1/24 17:00 2019/1/10 J Only
2018/12/5 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Natural Sciences Original and pioneering research in any field of the natural sciences Research Subsidy 2019/1/9 - 2019/2/6 17:00 2019/1/23 J Only
2018/12/5 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Young Scientist Research Grant (up to 39 years of age) History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2019/2/5 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2018/12/5 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Research Grant History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2019/2/5 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2018/11/21 The Takagi Fund for Citizen Science Reseach Grant Reseach activities from the perspective of civil science(No specific field of study required) Research Subsidy 2018/12/10 Apply directly J Only
2018/11/14 Japan Productivity Center Productivity Research Grant Research on management, labor, or productivity by a young scientist or a group (less than 40 years of age) Research Subsidy 2018/12/13 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2018/11/9 Asahi Group Foundation Research Grant Life science and life style related to food, global environmental science, or sustainable sociology/economics Research Subsidy 2018/11/30 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/31 Research Institute for Oriental Cultures, Gakushuin University Collaborative Research Project for East Asian Studies East Asia or areas/regions closely related to East Asia. However, research focused solely on Japan is not eligible. Research Subsidy 2018/11/26 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/31 Public Health Research Foundation Research Grant for Public Health Science FY2019 Research in stress sciences or life and medical sciences Cover travel and accommodation 2018/12/5 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/31 Egashira Foundation Research Development Grant Research contributing to hospitality business development in the restaurant industry, the hotel industry, or the tourism industry Research Subsidy 2019/1/4 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/31 Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation Research Grant Marketing and communications centering on advertising, public relations, and media Research Subsidy 2018/12/1 - 2019/1/10 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/17 Suntory Foundation Grant for Groundbreaking Young Researchers (up to 35 years of age) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/11/5 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/17 National Institute of Informatics (NII) Collaborative Research NII is calling for collaborative research between NII's researchers and researchers from universities or institutions in Japan or overseas to target "future value creation (academic creation)" in informatics. Research Subsidy 2018/12/3 2018/11/19 J Only
2018/10/17 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Technology Research Research on information and communications technology Research Subsidy 2018/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/17 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Research Research on information and communications from the legal, economic, social, or cultural perspective Research Subsidy 2018/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/10 Japan Foundation Japanese Studies Fellowship Program Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/11/1 (Deadline for applicants who have American citizenship or permanenet residency)
2018/12/3 (Deadline for other applicants)
Apply directly J&E
2018/10/10 TOYOTA Mobility Foundation Reseach Grant Program Research Proposals to Support Innovative Hydrogen Energy Solutions Research Subsidy 2018/11/17 2018/11/2 J&E
2018/10/10 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation Research Grant Disaster management, environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development
*Each univercity may recommend only one application.
Research Subsidy 2018/11/30 2018/11/9 J Only
2018/10/10 Japan Student Services Organization Follow-up Research Fellowship This fellowship subsidizes expenses for former international students, who have returned to their countries after completing their master/doctoral courses in a Japanese university and are currently working in an educational or research institution, to stay in Japan for 60-90 days and conduct joint research with their former supervisor. Cover travel and accommodation 2018/11/30 2018/11/16 J&E
2018/10/10 Japan Foundation Intellectual Exchange Meeting Support Program This grant is for an international conference, symposium, seminar or workshop on common issues between Japan and other countries, including global issues and regional important issues. Research Subsidy 2018/12/3 2018/11/19 J Only
2018/10/10 SBS Kamata Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to promotion and development of logistics Research Subsidy 2018/11/30 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/10 Nomura Foundation Research Grant, International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2018/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2018/10/10 Takata Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to reduction of traffic accident casualties Research Subsidy 2018/12/10 Apply directly J Only
2018/9/19 Japan Center for Economic Research Research Grant Economics and related academic fields Research Subsidy 2018/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/9/19 Egusa Foundation for International Cooperation in the Social Sciences Research Grant Grant for international exchange of academic studies related to social science, focusing on law Research Subsidy 2018/10/1 - /12/20 Apply directly J Only
2018/9/11 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2018/10/11 2018/9/27 J Only
2018/9/11 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Academic Research)(Under 35 years of age) Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (excluding medical sciences) Research Subsidy 2018/9/18 - 10/16 Apply directly J Only
2018/9/11 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Practical Research) Research on solving social issues that professionals in schools, universities and NPOs face in their activities Research Subsidy 2018/9/18 - 10/16 Apply directly J Only
2018/9/11 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Academic Research Focusing on Asia Research on Asia including the Middle East and Siberia Research Subsidy 2018/10/31 2018/10/17 J Only
2018/9/11 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for International Academic Joint Research Fields are not limited but research in the interdisciplinary organization is preferable Research Subsidy 2018/10/31 2018/10/17 J Only
2018/9/11 The Obayashi Foundation Research Grant Creative research on urban areas Research Subsidy 2018/10/1 - 10/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/9/11 Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering Research and Development Grant Advanced research and technology development related to housing and social capital improvement Research Subsidy 2018/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/8/8 The Toyota Foundation Grant Program for Community Activities in Japan Theme: Connecting People, Activating Localities: Toward Vibrant Communities Research Subsidy 2018/9/1 - 10/10 15:00 Apply directly J Only
2018/8/8 Hayao Nakayama Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture Research Grant Research on humans and play Research Subsidy 2018/10/15 Apply directly J Only
2018/7/25 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Natural Sciences Chemistry and life science, physics and informatics, architecture and urban engineering Research Subsidy 2018/8/1 - 9/7 2018/8/24 J Only
2018/7/25 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Humanities and Social Sciences Research in humanities and social sciences toward the realization of a sustainable society Research Subsidy 2018/8/1 - 9/21 2018/9/7 J Only
2018/7/25 The Asahi Glass Foundation Environmental Field Research: The Kondo Grant Research in fundamental science to applied science, on conservation, regeneration, and sustainable use of biodiversity and ecology in Japan and Asia Research Subsidy 2018/8/1 - 9/21 2018/9/7 J Only
2018/7/13 Han Chang-Woo-Tetsu Cultural Foundation Research Grant Culture, art, history, society, sports, and international exchange relating to Japan-South Korea Research Subsidy 2018/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/7/13 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation Research Grant (General Application) Disaster management, environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development Research Subsidy 2018/9/16 2018/8/31 J Only
2018/7/13 Sumitomo Life Research Promotion Award for Female Researchers Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/9/7 Apply directly J Only
2018/7/13 Japan Educational Mutual Aid Association of Welfare Foundation FY2019 Research Subsidy Academia, art, welfare, international exchange, and environmental protection Research Subsidy 2018/9/30 2018/9/14 J Only
2018/7/13 Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance Research Grant, Publication Grant Research on economics, financial markets and law relating to these fields Research Subsidy 2018/9/20 Apply directly J Only
2018/7/13 Hoso Bunka Foundation Research Grant Broadcast-related humanities and social science research and cultural projects Research Subsidy 2018/9/1 - 9/30
In tne case of applying in English
2018/8/1 - 8/31
Apply directly J&E
2018/7/13 Hakuho Foundation Research Grant for Child Education Research on language education and research that will improve the quality of educational practices for children Research Subsidy 2018/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/6/13 KDDI Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to popularization and development of communications Research Subsidy 2018/7/6 Apply directly J
Only
2018/6/13 Inamori Foundation Research Grant Natural Sciences, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/7/20
16:59
2018/7/6 J
Only
2018/6/13 The Toyota Foundation Research Grant Program Grant for research projects contributing to the creation of new value for society Research Subsidy 2018/8/3 Apply directly J&E
2018/6/13 The Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education Research Grant (1)Research on humanities and social sciences, such as philosophy, ethics, education, psychology, etc, relating to human life, lifestyle, and social coexistence (2)Research on ethical matters today (3) Research on ethics education and moral education in schools Research Subsidy 2018/9/1 2018/8/20 J
Only
2018/6/13 The Nakajima Foundation Young Scientist (up to 37 years of age) Research Grant for Japanese Citizens and Permanent Residents Information science, life science Research Subsidy 2018/8/1
-
8/24 17:00
Apply directly J
Only
2018/6/13 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Publication Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2018/9/30 Apply directly J
Only
2018/5/30 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Environment Project Grant Projects to protect lush greenery and clean water in Asia and Oceania Research Subsidy 2018/6/11 - 8/31 Apply directly J
Only
2018/5/30 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Research Grant, International Academic Exchange Grant, and Publication Grant Social sciences and humanities related to Asia and Oceania Research Subsidy 2018/6/11 - 7/31 Apply directly J&E
2018/5/1 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Environmental Research Projects Research on solutions to and alleviation of environmental problems Research Subsidy 2018/6/7 Apply directly J&E
2018/5/1 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Basic Science Research Projects Fundamental and exploratory research on mathematics, physics, chemistry, or biology Research Subsidy 2018/6/7 Apply directly J&E
2018/4/18 Japan Press Research Institute Publication Grant Media Publication Subsidy 2018/7/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 Univers Foundation Research Grant Research on social security systems development or community responsibility, etc. Research Subsidy 2018/7/31 2018/7/17 J Only
2018/4/18 Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark Academic Research Promotion Grant (Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists, etc. are eligible to apply.) Grant for research on revitalization of local society utilizing regional resources in Unzen Volcanic Area UNESCO Global Geopark Research Subsidy 2018/7/1 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 Institute for Health Economics and Policy Research Grant Medical economics and medical policy Research Subsidy 2018/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 Nomura School of Advanced Management Academic Research Support (Research Grant) Research project for executive training, business science, finance, or IT management Research Subsidy 2018/6/30 17:00 Apply directly J&E
2018/4/18 Nomura Foundation Research Grant, International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2018/5/1 - 6/29 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 Pfizer Health Research Foundation Collaborative Research Grant in Japan Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan Research Subsidy 2018/6/30 2018/6/15 J Only
2018/4/18 Pfizer Health Research Foundation International Collaborative Research Grant Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan (Must include more than 1 collaborating researcher from overseas) Research Subsidy 2018/6/30 2018/6/15 J Only
2018/4/18 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2018/6/30 2018/6/15 J Only
2018/4/18 Kitano Foundation of Lifelong Integrated Education Lifelong Education Research Grant Study and research on lifelong education Research Subsidy 2018/6/8 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 Maekawa Platinum Innovative Creation Research Grant Research for the lifespan development,lifelong learning and place of the ability utilization. Research Subsidy 2018/5/31 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 Nomura Foundation International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2018/5/1 - 5/31 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/18 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2018/5/7 2018/4/23 J Only
2018/4/6 The Sumitomo Electric Group CSR Foundation Grant for Academic and Research Activities Natural sciences and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/6/15 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/6 JFE 21st Century Foundation Asian History Research Grant Research on Asian history contributing to construction of a vision of Japanese industry and culture that will be mutually beneficial for 21st century Asia Research Subsidy 2018/6/22 2018/6/8 J Only
2018/4/6 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/5/10 Apply directly J Only
2018/4/6 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Grant for Research in Japan Humanities, social sciences and other fields Research Subsidy 2018/5/10 2018/4/26 J&E
2018/4/6 Meiji Yasuda Mental Health Foundation Research Grant Psychology, sociology, etc. Research Subsidy 2018/4/21 Apply directly J Only
2018/3/9 The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications Research Grant Information and telecommunications Research Subsidy 2018/5/11 Apply directly J Only
2018/3/9 National Museum of Ethnology Collaborative Research (General/ Young Scientist) Grant Cultural anthropology, ethnology and any other related fields Research Subsidy 2018/4/13 Apply directly J Only
2018/3/9 Tobe Maki Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Business administration and other fields Research Subsidy 2018/4/20 2018/4/6 J Only
2018/3/9 The Murata Science Foundation Research Grant, Support for holding Research Meeting and Sending Researchers Overseas Natural science, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/3/31 Deadline for electronic application
2018/4/5 Deadline for application form submission
Apply directly J Only
2018/2/7 Japan Geographic Data Center Academic Research Grant Geography and other related fields Research Subsidy 2018/4/20 Apply directly J Only
2018/2/7 Suntory Foundation Interdisciplinary Group Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2018/4/10 Apply directly J Only
2018/2/7 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Young Scientist Research Grant/Science Research Promotion Grant(up to 45 years of age) New fields abundant in ideas that will contribute to "establishment of a living environment rich in humanity" Research Subsidy 2018/4/2 Apply directly J Only
2018/2/7 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Grant Research on harmony between human activity and environmental conservation Research Subsidy 2018/4/2 Apply directly J Only
2018/1/17 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Core Project-Feasibility Studies (FS) Grant Research leading to establishment of necessary theroy and methodology to solve global environmental problems through cooperation with society Research Subsidy 2018/2/16 2018/2/2 J Only
2018/1/17 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Applied Research Project-Incubation Studies (IS) Grant Comprehensive research contributing to solutions to global environmental problems Research Subsidy 2018/2/16 2018/2/2 J Only
2017/12/20 Mishima Kaiun Memorial Foundation Science Research Promotion Subsidy for Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities and social sciences centering on history, philosophy, and literature in Asia, excluding Japan Research Subsidy 2018/2/28 2018/2/14 J Only
2017/12/20 The Melco Foundation International Research Exchange Grant International research exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2018/1/31 2018/1/17 J Only
2017/12/20 The Melco Foundation Research Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2018/1/31 2018/1/17 J Only
2017/12/20 Egashira Foundation Research Development Grant Research contributing to hospitality business development in the restaurant industry, the hotel industry, or the tourism industry Research Subsidy 2018/1/4 Apply directly J Only
2017/12/20 Japan Productivity Center Productivity Research Grant Research on management, labor, or productivity by a young scientist or a group (less than 40 years of age) Research Subsidy 2017/12/25 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2017/12/6 Industrial Structure Research Support Institute Research Grant Grant for research on the influence of economic and social changes on industrial structure Research Subsidy 2018/3/19 2018/3/5 J Only
2017/12/6 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Natural Sciences Original and pioneering research in any field of the natural sciences Research Subsidy 2018/2/7 2018/1/24 J Only
2017/12/6 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Humanities Humanities and fields in the social sciences related to the humanities Research Subsidy 2018/1/24 2018/1/10 J Only
2017/12/6 The Mitsubishi Foundation Grant for Social Welfare Activities Scientific research on creative or experimental social welfare activities Research Subsidy 2018/1/16 2017/12/20 J Only
2017/11/22 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Research Grant History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2018/2/5 Apply directly J Only
2017/11/22 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Young Scientist Research Grant (up to 39 years of age) History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2018/2/5 Apply directly J Only
2017/11/8 Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation Research Grant Marketing and communications centering on advertising, public relations, and media Research Subsidy 2018/1/10 Apply directly J Only
2017/11/8 International Institute for Okinawan Studies, University of the Ryukyus Collaborative Research Interdisciplinary collaborative research contributing to autonomous and sustainable development of the world's islands, including Okinawa and the Asia-Pacific region Research Subsidy 2017/12/15 2017/12/1 J Only
2017/11/8 Asahi Group Foundation Research Grant Life science and life style related to food, global environmental science, or sustainable sociology/economics Research Subsidy 2017/12/1 Apply directly J Only
2017/11/1 Public Health Research Foundation Research Grant for Public Health Science FY2018 Research in stress sciences or life and medical sciences Cover travel and accommodation 2017/12/1 Apply directly J Only
2017/11/1 Research Institute for Oriental Cultures, Gakushuin University Collaborative Research Project for East Asian Studies East Asia or areas/regions closely related to East Asia. However, research focused solely on Japan is not eligible. Research Subsidy 2017/11/24 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/25 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Japanese-German Frontiers of Science (JGFoS) All fields of social sciences and natural sciences (Young researchers who are up to 45 years of age with Ph.D or within 15 years after Ph.D acquisition are eligible to apply.) Cover travel, accommodation, and food expenses 2017/12/6 2017/11/22 J Only
2017/10/18 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Overseas Travel Expenses This grant supports travel expenses for researchers (up to 40 years of age) who will give research presentations regarding information and communication at overseas conferences. Research Subsidy 2017/12/1 2017/11/17 J Only
2017/10/18 Suntory Foundation Grant for Groundbreaking Young Researchers (up to 35 years of age) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/11/10 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/11 Nomura Foundation Research Grant, International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2017/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/11 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Technology Research Research on information and communications technology Research Subsidy 2017/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/11 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Research Research on information and communications from the legal, economic, social, or cultural perspective Research Subsidy 2017/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/11 National Institute of Informatics (NII) Collaborative Research NII is calling for collaborative research between NII's researchers and researchers from universities or institutions in Japan or overseas to target "future value creation (academic creation)" in informatics. Research Subsidy 2017/12/4 2017/11/20 J Only
2017/10/11 Japan Student Services Organization Follow-up Research Fellowship This fellowship subsidizes expenses for former international students, who have returned to their countries after completing their master/doctoral courses in a Japanese university and are currently working in an educational or research institution, to stay in Japan for 60-90 days and conduct joint research with their former supervisor. Cover travel and accommodation 2017/11/30 2017/11/16 J&E
2017/10/4 Egusa Foundation for International Cooperation in the Social Sciences Research Grant Grant for international exchange of academic studies related to social science, focusing on law Research Subsidy 2017/12/20 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/4 Takata Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to reduction of traffic accident casualties Research Subsidy 2017/12/10 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/4 SBS Kamata Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to promotion and development of logistics Research Subsidy 2017/11/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/4 The Kikawada Foundation (The 21-Seiki Bunka Gakujutsu Zaidan) Academic Subsidy Economy, politics, culture, society, or any other related field Research Subsidy 2017/11/30 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2017/10/4 Japan Foundation Intellectual Exchange Meeting Support Program This grant is for an international conference, symposium, seminar or workshop on common issues between Japan and other countries, including global issues and regional important issues. Research Subsidy 2017/12/1 2017/11/17 J Only
2017/10/4 Japan Foundation Japanese Studies Fellowship Program Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/11/1 (Deadline for applicants who have American citizenship or permanenet residency)
2017/12/1 (Deadline for other applicants)
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2017/9/27 The Obayashi Foundation Research Grant Creative research on urban areas Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/9/27 Japan Center for Economic Research Research Grant Economics and related academic fields Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/9/27 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Academic Research)(Under 35 years of age) A) Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (excluding medical sciences); B) Oceanography and marine sciences Research Subsidy 2017/10/16 Apply directly J Only
2017/9/27 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Practical Research) Research on solving social issues that professionals in schools, universities and NPOs face in their activities Research Subsidy 2017/10/16 Apply directly J Only
2017/9/19 Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering Research and Development Grant Advanced research and technology development related to housing and social capital improvement Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/9/19 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Inviting Foreign Researchers Any field Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 2017/10/17 J Only
2017/9/19 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Academic Research Focusing on Asia Research on Asia including the Middle East and Siberia Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 2017/10/17 J Only
2017/9/19 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for International Academic Joint Research Fields are not limited but research in the interdisciplinary organization is preferable Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 2017/10/17 J Only
2017/9/19 The Toyota Foundation Grant Program for Community Activities in Japan Theme: Connecting People, Activating Localities: Toward Vibrant Communities Research Subsidy 2017/9/29 Apply directly J Only
2017/9/19 The Melco Foundation International Studies Exchange Grant International studies exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2017/10/12 2017/9/28 J Only
2017/9/19 The Melco Foundation Research Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2017/10/12 2017/9/28 J Only
2017/8/2 Hayao Nakayama Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture Research Grant Research on humans and play Research Subsidy 2017/10/15 Apply directly J Only
2017/8/2 Hoso Bunka Foundation Research Grant Broadcast-related humanities and social science research and cultural projects Research Subsidy 2017/9/30 Apply directly J&E
2017/7/26 Hakuho Foundation Research Grant for Child Education Research on language education and research that will improve the quality of educational practices for children Research Subsidy 2017/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/7/26 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Humanities and Social Sciences Research in humanities and social sciences toward the realization of a sustainable society Research Subsidy 2017/9/22 2017/9/8 J Only
2017/7/26 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation Research Grant (General Application) Disaster management, environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development Research Subsidy 2017/9/16 2017/9/1 J Only
2017/7/26 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Natural Sciences Chemistry and life science, physics and informatics, architecture and urban engineering Research Subsidy 2017/9/8 2017/8/25 J Only
2017/7/26 Han Chang-Woo-Tetsu Cultural Foundation Research Grant Culture, art, history, society, sports, and international exchange relating to Japan-South Korea Research Subsidy 2017/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/7/26 Sumitomo Life Research Promotion Award for Female Researchers Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/9/8 Apply directly J Only
2017/7/26 The Nakajima Foundation Young Scientist (up to 37 years of age) Research Grant for Japanese Citizens and Permanent Residents Information science, life science Research Subsidy 2017/8/25 Apply directly J Only
2017/6/28 Zengin Foundation forStudies on Economics and Finance Research Grant, Publication Grant Research on economics, financial markets and law relating to these fields Research Subsidy 2017/9/20 Apply directly J Only
2017/6/28 Japan Educational Mutual Aid Association of Welfare Foundation FY2018 Research Subsidy Academia, art, welfare, international exchange, and environmental protection Research Subsidy 2017/9/30 2017/9/16 J Only
2017/6/28 The Toyota Foundation Research Grant Program Grant for research projects contributing to the creation of new value for society Research Subsidy 2017/9/8 Apply directly J&E
2017/6/28 The Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education Research Grant (1)Research on humanities and social sciences, such as philosophy, ethics, education, psychology, etc, relating to human life, lifestyle, and social coexistence (2)Research on ethical matters today (3) Research on ethics education and moral education in schools Research Subsidy 2017/9/1 2017/8/21 J Only
2017/6/28 Trust Forum Foundation Research Grant Research on trust law, trust projects, and their financial, economic, and legal aspects Research Subsidy 2017/7/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/6/7 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Publication Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2017/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/6/7 The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership and the Social Science Research Council ABE Fellowship Themes are "threats to personal, societal, and international security," "growth and sustainable development," "social, scientific, and cultural trends and transformations," and "governance, empowerment, and civic participation" Research Subsidy 2017/9/1 Apply directly J&E
2017/6/7 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Environment Project Grant Projects to protect lush greenery and clean water in Asia and Oceania Research Subsidy 2017/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/6/7 Consumer Co-operative Institute of Japan AY2017 Research Grant Research on local community, social policy, welfare policy, global environment, etc Research Subsidy 2017/7/31 Apply directly J Only
2017/6/7 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Research Grant, International Academic Exchange Grant, and Publication Grant Social sciences and humanities related to Asia and Oceania Research Subsidy 2017/7/28 Apply directly J&E
2017/6/7 KDDI Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to popularization and development of communications Research Subsidy 2017/7/6 Apply directly J Only
2017/5/31 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation AY2017 Scholarship for Japanese citizens or permanent residents to study in Asia, Africa, or Latin America(Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists up to 40 years of age are eligible to apply.) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/7/21 Apply directly J Only
2017/5/31 Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark AY2017 Academic Research Promotion Grant (Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists, etc. are eligible to apply.) Grant for research on revitalization of local society utilizing regional resources in Unzen Volcanic Area UNESCO Global Geopark Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/5/31 Taiwan Fellowship Taiwan Fellowship Social Science and humanities Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 Apply directly J&E
2017/4/26 Univers Foundation Research Grant Research on social security systems development or community responsibility, etc. Research Subsidy 2017/7/31 2017/7/14 J Only
2017/4/26 Nomura Foundation Research Grant for Expanding the Frontier of Finance and Securities Financial and securities fields Research Subsidy 2017/6/30
17:00
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2017/4/26 Pfizer Health Research Foundation Collaborative Research Grant in Japan Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 2017/6/16 J Only
2017/4/26 Pfizer Health Research Foundation International Collaborative Research Grant Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan (Must include more than 1 collaborating researcher from overseas) Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 2017/6/16 J Only
2017/4/26 JFE 21st Century Foundation Asian History Research Grant Research on Asian history contributing to construction of a vision of Japanese industry and culture that will be mutually beneficial for 21st century Asia Research Subsidy 2017/6/23 2017/6/9 J Only
2017/4/26 Nomura Foundation International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2017/5/31
17:00
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2017/4/12 Institute for Health Economics and Policy Research Grant Medical economics and medical policy Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2017/4/12 Nomura School of Advanced Management Academic Research Support (Research Grant) Research project for executive training, business science, finance, or IT management Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 17:00 Apply directly J&E
2017/4/12 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation  Research Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2017/6/30 2017/6/16 J Only
2017/4/12 Kitano Foundation of Lifelong Integrated Education Lifelong Education Research Grant Study and research on lifelong education Research Subsidy 2017/6/7 Apply directly J Only
2017/4/12 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Environmental Research Projects Research on solutions to and alleviation of environmental problems Research Subsidy 2017/6/8 2017/5/25 J Only
2017/4/12 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Basic Science Research Projects Fundamental and exploratory research on mathematics, physics, chemistry, or biology Research Subsidy 2017/6/8 2017/5/25 J Only
2017/4/12 The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications Research Grant Information and telecommunications Research Subsidy 2017/5/31 2017/5/17 J Only
2017/4/12 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2017/5/8 2017/4/24 J Only
2017/4/12 The Sumitomo Electric Group CSR Foundation Grant for Academic and Research Activities Natural sciences and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/6/15 2017/6/1 J Only
2017/4/12 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/5/11 Apply directly J&E
2017/4/12 Meiji Yasuda Mental Health Foundation Research Grant Psychology, sociology, etc. Research Subsidy 2017/4/22 Apply directly J Only
2017/3/17 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Grant for Research in Japan Humanities, social sciences and other fields Research Subsidy 2017/5/11 Apply directly J Only
2017/3/17 Suntory Foundation Interdisciplinary Group Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/4/10 Apply directly J Only
2017/3/17 Tobe Maki Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Business science and other fields Research Subsidy 2017/4/19 2017/4/5 J Only
2017/3/17 The Murata Science Foundation Research Grant, Support for Holding Research Meeting and Sending Researchers Overseas Natural science, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2017/3/31 Deadline for online submission
2017/4/5 Deadline for application form submission
2017/3/27 J Only
2017/2/7 Japan Geographic Data Center Academic Research Grant Geography and other related fields Research Subsidy 2017/4/21 Apply directly J Only
2017/2/7 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Young Scientist Research Grant/Science Research Promotion Grant(up to 45 years of age) New fields abundant in ideas that will contribute to "establishment of a living environment rich in humanity" Research Subsidy 2017/4/3 Apply directly J Only
2017/2/7 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Grant Research on harmony between human activity and environmental conservation Research Subsidy 2017/4/3 Apply directly J Only
2017/2/7 National Museum of Ethnology Collaborative Research (General/ Young Scientist) Grant Cultural anthropology, ethnology and any other related fields Research Subsidy 2017/4/14 2017/3/31 J Only
2017/2/7 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Core Project-Feasibility Studies (FS) Grant Research leading to establishment of necessary theroy and methodology to solve global environmental problems through cooperation with society Research Subsidy 2017/3/31 2017/3/17 J Only
2017/2/7 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Applied Research Project-Incubation Studies (IS) Grant Comprehensive research contributing to solutions to global environmental problems Research Subsidy 2017/3/31 2017/3/17 J Only
2017/2/7 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Japanese-Canadian Frontiers of Science (JCFoS) All fields of social sciences and natural sciences (Young researchers who are up to 45 years of age are eligible to apply.) Cover travel, accommodation, and food expenses 2017/3/29 2017/3/15 J Only
2017/2/7 Industrial Structure Research Support Institute Research Grant Grant for research on the influence of economic and social changes on industrial structure Research Subsidy 2017/3/20 2017/3/6 J Only
2016/12/21 Mishima Kaiun Memorial Foundation Science Research Promotion Subsidy for Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities and Social Sciences centering on history, philosophy, and literature in Asia, excluding Japan Research Subsidy 2017/2/25 2017/2/10 J Only
2016/12/21 The Melco Foundation International Studies Exchange Grant International studies exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2017/2/6 2017/1/23 J Only
2016/12/7 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Young Scientist
Research Grant
(up to 39 years of age)
History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2017/2/13
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2016/12/7 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in
the Natural Sciences
Original and pioneering research in any field of the natural sciences Research Subsidy 2017/2/7
17:00
2017/1/24 J Only
2016/12/7 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant
in the Humanities
Humanities and other fields in the social sciences related to the humanities Research Subsidy 2017/1/24
17:00
2017/1/10 J Only
2016/12/7 Japan Productivity Center Productivity
Research Grant
Research on management, labor, or productivity by a young scientist (up to 40 years of age) Research Subsidy 2016/12/22
17:00
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2016/12/7 The Mitsubishi Foundation Grant for Social
Welfare Activities
Scientific research on innovative or experimental social welfare activities Research Subsidy 2017/1/13
17:00
2016/12/21 J Only
2016/11/8 Egashira Foundation Research Development Grant Research contributing to hospitality business development in the restaurant industry, the hotel industry, or the tourism industry Research Subsidy 2017/1/4 2016/12/19 J Only
2016/11/8 Public Health Research Foundation Research Grant for Public Health Science 2017(up to 40 years of age) Research in stress sciences or life and medical sciences Cover travel and accommodation 2016/12/9 Apply directly J Only
2016/11/8 National Institute of Informatics (NII) Collaborative Research NII is calling for collaborative research between NII's researchers and researchers from universities or institutions in Japan or overseas to target "future value creation (academic creation)" in information science. Research Subsidy 2016/12/19 2016/12/5 J Only
2016/11/8 Asahi Group Foundation Research Grant Life science and life style related to food, global environmental science, or sustainable sociology/economics Research Subsidy 2016/12/2 Apply directly J Only
2016/11/8 Research Institute for Oriental Cultures, Gakushuin University Collaborative Research Project for East Asian Studies Research on East Asia centering on China, Korea, and Japan Research Subsidy 2016/11/24 Apply directly J Only
2016/11/8 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Overseas Travel Expenses This grant supports travel expenses for researchers (up to 40 years of age) who will give research presentations regarding information and communication at overseas conferences. Research Subsidy 2016/12/1 2016/11/17 J Only
2016/11/8 Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation Research Grant Marketing and communications centering on advertising, public relations, and media Research Subsidy 2017/1/10 Apply directly J Only
2016/11/8 Nomura Foundation Research Grant, International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2016/11/30 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2016/10/19 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Technology Research Research on information and communications technology Research Subsidy 2016/11/1 -
11/30
Apply directly J Only
2016/10/19 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Research Research on information and communications from the legal, economic, social, or cultural perspective Research Subsidy 2016/11/1 -
11/30
Apply directly J Only
2016/10/19 Japan Student Services Organization Follow-up Research Fellowship This fellowship subsidizes expenses for former international students, who have returned to their countries after completing their master/doctoral courses in a Japanese university and are currently working in an educational or research institution, to stay in Japan for 60-90 days and conduct joint research with their former supervisor. Cover travel and accommodation 2016/12/9 2016/11/25 J&E
2016/10/19 SBS Kamata Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to promotion and development of logistics Research Subsidy 2016/11/30 2016/11/16 J Only
2016/10/19 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Practical Research) Research on solving social issues that professionals in schools, universities and NPOs face in their activities Research Subsidy 2016/11/1 -
11/15
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2016/10/19 Suntory Foundation Research Challenge Grant for Young Scientist (up to 35 years of age) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/11/10 Apply directly J Only
2016/10/5 Takata Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to reduction of traffic accident casualties Research Subsidy 2016/12/10 Apply directly J Only
2016/10/5 The Kikawada Foundation (The 21-Seiki Bunka Gakujutsu Zaidan) Academic Subsidy Economy, politics, culture, society, or any other related field Research Subsidy 2016/11/30
17:00
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2016/10/5 Japan Foundation Intellectual Exchange Meeting Support Program This grant is for an international conference, symposium, seminar or workshop on common issues between Japan and other countries, including global issues and regional important issues. Research Subsidy 2016/12/1 2016/11/17 J Only
2016/10/5 Japan Foundation Japanese Studies Fellowship Program Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/11/1 (Deadline for applicants who have American citizenship or permanenet residency)
2016/12/1 (Deadline for other applicants)
Apply directly J&E
2016/9/28 Egusa Foundation for International Cooperation in the Social Sciences Research Grant Grant for international exchange of academic studies related to social science, focusing on law Research Subsidy 2016/12/20 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/28 The Obayashi Foundation Research Grant Creative research on urban areas Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/28 Fukutake Foundation Grant for Regional Promotion through Culture and Art Research on regional promotion and development, etc. Research Subsidy 2016/10/28 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/28 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Academic Research)(Under 35 years of age) A) Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (excluding medical sciences); B) Oceanography and marine sciences Research Subsidy 2016/10/14 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/14 Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering Research and Development Grant Advanced research and technology development related to housing and social capital improvement Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/14 Japan Center for Economic Research Research Grant Economics and related academic fields Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/14 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Inviting Foreign Researchers Any field Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 2016/10/17 J Only
2016/9/14 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Academic Research Focusing on Asia Research on Asia including the Middle East and Siberia Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 2016/10/17 J Only
2016/9/14 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for International Academic Joint Research Fields are not limited but research in the interdisciplinary organization is preferable Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 2016/10/17 J Only
2016/9/14 Hayao Nakayama Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture Research Grant Research on humans and entertainment Research Subsidy 2016/10/1 Apply directly J Only
2016/9/14 The Melco Foundation International Studies Exchange Grant International studies exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2016/10/13 2016/9/29 J Only
2016/9/14 The Melco Foundation Research Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2016/10/13 2016/9/29 J Only
2016/8/2 Hoso Bunka Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social science research related to broadcasting and cultural projects Research Subsidy 2016/8/31 Apply directly J&E
2016/8/2 The Toyota Foundation Grant Program for Community Activities in Japan Theme: Connecting People,
Activating Localities: Toward Vibrant Communities
Research Subsidy 2016/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2016/8/2 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation Research Grant (General Application) Disaster management,environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development Research Subsidy 2016/9/16 2016/9/2 J Only
2016/7/13 Hakuho Foundation 12th Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship Research on Japanese language, Japanese language education, Japanese literature and Japanese culture Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 Apply directly J&E
2016/7/13 Hakuho Foundation Research Grant for Child Education Research on language education and research that will improve the quality of educational practices for children Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 2016/10/17 J Only
2016/7/13 Seimeikai Research Grant Academic research on finance, economy, and industry Research Subsidy 2016/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2016/7/13 Japan Educational Mutual Aid Association of Welfare Foundation FY2017 Research Subsidy Academia, art, welfare, international exchange, and environmental protection Research Subsidy 2016/9/30 2016/9/16 J Only
2016/7/13 Sumitomo Life Research Promotion Award for Female Researchers Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/9/5 Apply directly J Only
2016/7/13 Han Chang-Woo-Tetsu Cultural Foundation Research Grant Culture, art, history, society, sports, and international exchange relating to Japan-South Korea Research Subsidy 2016/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/29 International Research Center for Japanese Studies Visiting Research Scholar (Team Research Organizer) 2018-2019 This grant welcomes researchers from overseas universities and research institutions as visiting research scholars who organize collaborative research in various specialized fields to promote research on Japanese culture. Research Subsidy 2016/10/31 Apply directly J&E
2016/6/29 Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance Research Grant, Publication Grant Research on economics, financial markets and law relating to these fields Research Subsidy 2016/9/20 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/29 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) JSPS International Joint Research Program (PIRE Program) All fields of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2016/9/14
(Deadline for NSF preliminary proposal)
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2016/6/29 The Nakajima Foundation Young Scientist (up to 37 years of age) Research Grant for Japanese Citizens and Permanent Residents Information science, life science Research Subsidy 2016/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/29 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Bilateral Programs-Joint Research Projects and Seminars Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2016/9/8 2016/8/22 J&E
2016/6/29 The Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education Research Grant (1)Research on humanities and social sciences, such as philosophy, ethics, education, psychology, etc, relating to human life, lifestyle, and social coexistence (2)Research on ethical matters today (3) Research on ethics education and moral education in school Research Subsidy 2016/9/1 2016/8/22 J Only
2016/6/29 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Humanities and Social Sciences Research in humanities and social sciences toward the realization of a sustainable society Research Subsidy 2016/8/26 2016/8/12 J Only
2016/6/29 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Natural Science Chemistry and life science, physics and informatics, architecture and urban engineering Research Subsidy 2016/8/12 2016/7/29 J Only
2016/6/29 The Asahi Glass Foundation Environmental Field Research: The Kondo Grant Research in fundamental science to applied science, on conservation, regeneration, and sustainable use of biodiversity and ecology in Japan and Asia Research Subsidy 2016/8/12 2016/7/29 J Only
2016/6/15 The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership and the Social Science Research Council ABE Fellowship Themes are "Threats to personal, societal, and international security," "Growth and sustainable development," "Social, scientific, and cultural trends and transformations," and "Governance, empowerment, and civic participation" Research Subsidy 2016/9/1 Apply directly J&E
2016/6/15 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Environment Project Grant Projects to protect lush greenery and clean water in Asia and Oceania Research Subsidy 2016/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/15 Consumer Co-operative Institute of Japan AY2016 Research Grant Research on local community, public policy, welfare policy, and global environment, etc Research Subsidy 2016/7/29 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/15 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Grant for Research, International Conferences, Researcher Invitations and Exchanges, and Publication Social sciences and humanities related to Asia and Oceania Research Subsidy 2016/7/29 Apply directly J&E
2016/6/15 Trust Forum Foundation Research Grant Research on trust law, trust projects, and their financial and economic aspects Research Subsidy 2016/7/29 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/15 KDDI Foundation Research Grant Research contributing to popularization, development, and globalization of communications Research Subsidy 2016/7/4~2016/7/7 2016/6/23 J Only
2016/6/1 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Publication Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2016/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/1 The Toyota Foundation Research Grant Program Grant on research projects contributing to the creation of new value for society Research Subsidy 2016/9/2 Apply directly J&E
2016/6/1 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Overseas Researchers (Standard) Humanities, social sciences and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2016/8/29~
2016/9/2
2016/8/19 J&E
2016/6/1 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation AY2016 Scholarship for Japanese citizens or permanent residents to study abroad(Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists up to 40 years of age are eligible to apply.) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/7/22 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/1 Inamori Foundation Research Grant Natural Sciences, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/7/25 2016/7/11 J Only
2016/6/1 JFE 21st Century Foundation Asian History Research Grant Research on Asian history contributing to construction of a vision of Japanese industry and culture that will be mutually beneficial for 21st century Asia Research Subsidy 2016/6/24 2016/6/10 J Only
2016/6/1 Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark AY2016 Academic Research Promotion Grant (Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists up to 35 years of age are eligible to apply.) Natural science Research Subsidy 2016/7/1 Apply directly J Only
2016/6/1 Japan Science and Technology Agency Grant for FY2016 International Collaborative Research and Support Program Relating to Kumamoto Earthquake This grant supports researchers in Japan who have agreed to perform quick-response collaborative research activities relating to Kumamoto Earthquake with researchers from a foreign research institute. Research Subsidy 2016/6/10
17:00
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2016/4/29 Univers Foundation Research Grant Research on social security systems development, mind and health, or community responsibility Research Subsidy 2016/7/30 2016/7/15 J Only
2016/4/29 The Nippon Foundation International Fellowship Program
(Researchers and business persons up to 40 years of age are eligible to apply.)
Humanities and social sciences, informatics, environmental studies Research Subsidy 2016/7/15 2016/7/1 J Only
2016/4/29 Nomura Foundation Research Grant for Expanding the Frontier of Finance and Securities Financial and securities fields Research Subsidy 2016/6/30
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2016/4/29 Pfizer Health Research Foundation Collaborative Research Grant in Japan Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan Research Subsidy 2016/6/30 2016/6/16 J Only
2016/4/29 Pfizer Health Research Foundation International Collaborative Research Grant Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan (Must include more than 1 collaborating researcher from overseas) Research Subsidy 2016/6/30 2016/6/16 J Only
2016/4/29 Nomura Foundation International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2016/5/31
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2016/4/14 Institute for Health Economics and Policy Research Grant Medical economics and medical policy fields Research Subsidy 2016/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2016/4/14 Nomura School of Advanced Management Academic Research Support (Research Grant) Research project for executive training, business science, finance, or IT management Research Subsidy 2016/6/30 17:00 Apply directly J&E
2016/4/14 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, economics, and society Research Subsidy 2016/6/30 2016/6/16 J Only
2016/4/14 Kitano Foundation of Lifelong Integrated Education Lifelong Education Research Grant Study and research on lifelong education Research Subsidy 2016/6/15 Apply directly J Only
2016/4/14 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Environmental Research Projects Research on solutions to and alleviation of environmental problems Research Subsidy 2016/6/16 2016/6/2 J Only
2016/4/14 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Basic Science Research Projects Fundamental and exploratory research on mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology Research Subsidy 2016/6/16 2016/6/2 J Only
2016/4/14 The Sumitomo Electric Group CSR Foundation Grant for Academic and Research Activities Natural science, social science Research Subsidy 2016/6/15 2016/6/1 J Only
2016/4/14 The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications Research Grant Information and telecommunications Research Subsidy 2016/6/10 2016/5/27 J Only
2016/4/6 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Joint Research Projects with Swiss National Science Foundation Humanities, social sciences, and other fields Research Subsidy 2016/6/6 2016/5/23 J&E
2016/4/6 The Kunisaki Peninsula Usa GIAHS Promotion Association Research Grant for the Kunisaki Peninsula Usa Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Research on sustainable activities such as traditional farming or culture for Kunisaki Peninsula Usa Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Research Subsidy 2016/5/27 2016/5/13 J Only
2016/4/6 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/5/12 Apply directly J&E
2016/4/6 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2016/5/9 2016/4/25 J Only
2016/4/6 Meiji Yasuda Mental Health Foundation Research Grant Psychology, sociology, etc. Research Subsidy 2016/4/23 Apply directly J Only
2016/3/18 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Grant for Research in Japan Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/5/12 Apply directly J Only
2016/3/18 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Invitation Fellowships for Research in Japan (Short-term) Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Airfare, monthly maintenance allowance etc. 2016/4/26

2016/5/6
2016/4/18 J&E
2016/3/18 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Overseas Researchers (Standard) Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Airfare, monthly maintenance allowance etc. 2016/4/26

2016/5/6
2016/4/18 J&E
2016/3/18 Tobe Maki Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Business science and other fields Research Subsidy 2016/4/15 2016/4/1 J Only
2016/3/18 The Murata Science Foundation Research Grant,
Research Meeting Grant,
Support for Sending
Researchers Overseas
Natural science, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy

2016/4/6
Deadline for
online submission

2016/4/11
Deadline for
application form
submission

2016/3/28 J Only
2016/2/24 Japan Geographic Data Center Academic Research Grant Geography and other related fields Research Subsidy 2016/4/22 Apply directly J Only
2016/2/24 Suntory Foundation Interdisciplinary Group Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2016/4/11 Apply directly J Only
2016/2/24 Industrial Structure Research Support Institute Research Grant Grant for research on the influence of economic and social changes on industrial structure Research Subsidy 2016/4/20 2016/4/6 J Only
2016/2/24 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Young Scientist Research Grant(up to 45 years of age), Science Research Promotion Grant New fields abundant in ideas that will contribute to "establishment of a living environment rich in humanity" Research Subsidy 2016/4/4 Apply directly J Only
2016/2/24 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Grant Research on harmony between human activity and environmental conservation Research Subsidy 2016/4/4 Apply directly J Only
2016/2/24 National Museum of Ethnology  Collaborative Research (General/ Young Scientist) Grant Cultural anthropology, ethnology and any other related fields Research Subsidy 2016/4/15 2016/4/1 J Only
2016/2/24 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Core Project-Feasibility Studies (FS) Grant Research leading to establishment of necessary theroy and methodology to solve global environmental problems through cooperation with society Research Subsidy 2016/4/1 2016/3/23 J Only
2016/2/24 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Applied Research Project-Incubation Studies (IS) Grant Comprehensive research contributing to solutions to global environmental problems Research Subsidy 2016/4/1 2016/3/23 J Only
2015/12/16 Mishima Kaiun Memorial Foundation Science Research Promotion Subsidy for Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities and Social Sciences centering on history, philosophy, and literature in Asia, excluding Japan Research Subsidy 2016/2/29 2016/2/15 J Only
2015/12/2 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Research Grant History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2016/2/12
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2015/12/2 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Young Scientist Research Grant (up to 39 years of age) History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2016/2/12
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2015/12/2 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Natural Sciences Creative and original research in any field of the natural sciences Research Subsidy 2016/2/2
17:00
2016/1/29 J Only
2015/12/2 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Humanities Scientific research on innovative, experimental social welfare activities Research Subsidy 2016/1/21
17:00
2016/1/7 J Only
2015/12/2 The Mitsubishi Foundation Grant for Social Welfare Activities Humanities, social sciences, and other related fields Research Subsidy 2016/1/12
17:00
2016/1/7 J Only
2015/12/2 Egashira Foundation Research Development Grant Research contributing to hospitality business development in the restaurant industry, the hotel industry, or the tourism industry Research Subsidy 2016/1/4 2015/12/18 J Only
2015/12/2 Japan Productivity Center Productivity Research Grant Research on management, labor, or productivity by a young scientist (up to 40 years of age) Research Subsidy 2015/12/17 Apply directly J Only
2015/11/12 Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation Research Grant Marketing and communications centering on advertising, public relations, and media Research Subsidy 2016/1/8 Apply directly J&E
2015/11/12 Asahi Group Foundation Research Grant Life science related to food, humanities and social sciences related to life style, global environment science and sustainable socioeconomics Research Subsidy 2015/11/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/11/12 National Institute of Informatics (NII) Collaborative Research NII is calling for collaborative research between NII's researchers and researchers from universities or institutions in Japan or overseas to target "future value creation (academic creation)" in information science Research Subsidy 2015/12/14 2015/11/30 J Only
2015/11/12 Nomura Foundation Research Grant, International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2015/11/30
17:00
Apply directly J Only
2015/10/14 Japan Student Services Organization Follow-up Research Fellowship This fellowship subsidizes expenses for former international students, who have returned to their countries after completing their master/doctoral courses in a Japanese university and are currently working in an educational or research institution, to study in Japan for 60-90 days and conduct joint research with their former research advisor. Cover travel and accommodation 2015/12/10 2015/11/26 J&E
2015/10/14 Research Institute for Oriental Cultures, Gakushuin University Collaborative Research Project for East Asian Studies Research on East Asia centering on China, Korea, and Japan Research Subsidy 2015/11/20 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/14 Suntory Foundation Research Challenge Grant for Young Scientists (up to 35 years of age) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/11/6 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 Egusa Foundation for International Cooperation in the Social Sciences Research Grant Grant for international exchange of academic studies related to social science, focusing on law Research Subsidy 2015/12/18 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 Takata Foundation Research Grant Grant for research and education on human safety in a traffic-driven society Research Subsidy 2015/12/15 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Technology Research Research on information and communications technology Research Subsidy 2015/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Research Research on information and communications from the legal, economic, social, or cultural perspective Research Subsidy 2015/11/1 - 11/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 The Kikawada Foundation (The 21-Seiki Bunka Gakujutsu Zaidan) Academic Subsidy Economy, politics, culture, society, or any other related field Research Subsidy 2015/11/27 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 Japan Foundation Intellectual Exchange Meeting Support Program This grant is for an international conference, symposium, seminar or workshop on common issues between Japan and other countries, internationally important issues, themes contributing to the understanding of Japan overseas, or themes related to the relationship between Japan and another country. Research Subsidy 2015/12/1 2015/11/17 J Only
2015/10/1 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Practical Research) Research on solving social issues that researchers in academic institutions, and NPOs face in their activities Research Subsidy 2015/11/1 - 11/16 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 Fukutake Foundation Grant for Regional Promotion through Culture and Art Research on regional promotion and development, etc. Research Subsidy 2015/11/13 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 Japan Foundation Japanese Studies Fellowship Program Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/11/2 (Deadline for applicants who have American citizenship or permanenet residency)
2015/12/1 (Deadline for other applicants)
Apply directly J&E
2015/10/1 The Obayashi Foundation Research Grant Creative research on urban areas Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2015/10/1 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Academic Research)(Under 35 years of age) Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (excluding medical sciences), oceanography and marine sciences Research Subsidy 2015/10/15 Apply directly J Only
2015/9/18 Japan Center for Economic Research Research Grant Economics and related academic fields Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 Apply directly J Only
2015/9/18 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for International Academic Joint Research Fields are not limited but a research in the interdisciplinary organization is preferable Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 2015/10/16 J Only
2015/9/18 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Academic Research Focusing on Asia Research on Asia including the Middle East and Siberia Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 2015/10/16 J Only
2015/9/18 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Inviting Foreign Researchers Any field Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 2015/10/16 J Only
2015/9/18 International Research Center for Japanese Studies Grant for team research and visiting research scholars Collaborative research in various fields promoting broad and deep research of Japanese culture Research Subsidy 2015/10/30 2015/10/16 J Only
2015/9/18 The Melco Foundation International Studies Exchange Grant International studies exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2015/10/15 2015/10/1 J Only
2015/9/18 Hoso Bunka Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social science research related to broadcasting and cultural projects Research Subsidy 2015/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/8/5 Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering Research and Development Grant Advanced research and technology development related to housing and social capital improvement Research Subsidy 2015/10/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/8/5 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundati Research Grant (General Application) Disaster management, environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development Research Subsidy 2015/9/20 2015/9/7 J Only
2015/8/5 Hayao Nakayama Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture Research Grant Research on humans and entertainment Research Subsidy 2015/10/15 Apply directly J Only
2015/7/8 Hakuho Foundation Research Grant for Child Education Research on language education and research that will improve the quality of educational practices for children Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 2015/10/16 J Only
2015/7/8 Han Chang-Woo-Tetsu Cultural Foundation Research Grant Culture, art, history, society, sports, and international exchange relating to Japan-South Korea Research Subsidy 2015/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/7/8 Sumitomo Life Research Promotion Award for Female Researchers Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/9/9 Apply directly J Only
2015/7/8 The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership and the Social Science Research Council ABE Fellowship Themes are "Threats to personal, societal, and international security," "Growth and sustainable development," "Social, scientific, and cultural trends and transformations," and "Governance, empowerment, and civic participation" Research Subsidy 2015/9/1 Apply directly J&E
2015/7/8 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Researcher Exchange Program Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and other fields Research Subsidy 2015/9/8 2015/8/25 J Only
2015/7/8 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Natural Science Chemistry and life science, physics and informatics, architecture and urban engineering Research Subsidy 2015/8/7 2015/7/24 J Only
2015/7/8 The Asahi Glass Foundation Environmental Field Research: The Kondo Grant Research in fundamental science to applied science, on conservation, regeneration, and sustainable use of biodiversity and ecology in Japan and Asia Research Subsidy 2015/8/7 2015/7/24 J Only
2015/7/8 Hakuho Foundation 11th Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship Research on Japanese language and Japanese language education, Japanese literature and Japanese culture Research Subsidy 2015/10/30 Please consult with the Research Office in advance J&E
2015/7/8 Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance Research Grant, Publication Grant Research on economics, financial markets and law relating to these fields Research Subsidy 2015/9/14 Apply directly J Only
2015/7/8 The Nakajima Foundation Young Scientist (up to 37 years of age) Research Grant for Japanese Citizens and Permanent Residents Information science, life science Research Subsidy 2015/8/31 Apply directly J Only
2015/7/8 Consumer Co-operative Institute of Japan AY2015 Research Grant Research on local community, public policy, welfare policy, and global environment, etc Research Subsidy 2015/7/31 Apply directly J Only
2015/6/10 International Research Center for Japanese Studies Visiting Research Scholar (Team Research Organizer) 2016-2017 This grant welcomes researchers from overseas universities and research institutions as visiting research scholars and organizes for collaborative research based in various specialized fields to promote research on Japanese culture. Research Subsidy 2015/10/31 Please consult with the Research Office in advance J&E
2015/6/10 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Publication Grant Securities, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, and economics Research Subsidy 2015/9/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/6/10 Japan Educational Mutual Aid Association of Welfare Foundation FY2016 Research Subsidy Academia, art, welfare, international exchange, and environmental protection Research Subsidy 2015/9/30 2015/9/24 J Only
2015/6/10 The Toyota Foundation Research Grant Program Grant on research projects linked to the creation of new value for society Research Subsidy 2015/9/4 Apply directly J Only
2015/6/10 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Environment Project Grant Project to protect lush greenery and clean water in Asian and Oceanic countries Research Subsidy 2015/8/28 Apply directly J Only
2015/6/10 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Bilateral Programs-Joint Research Projects and Seminars Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2015/9/8 2015/8/18 J&E
2015/6/10 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Overseas Researchers (Standard) Humanities, social sciences and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2015/8/31
~2015/9/4
2015/8/17 J Only
2015/6/10 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Grant for Research, International Conferences, Researcher Invitations and Exchanges, and Publication Social sciences and humanities in Asian and Oceanic countries Research Subsidy 2015/7/31 Apply directly J&E
2015/6/10 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation AY2015 Scholarship for Japanese citizens or permanent residents to study abroad
(Undergraduate/
graduate
students and young scientists up to 40 years of age are eligible to apply.)
Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/7/24 2015/7/10 J Only
2015/6/10 Oita Prefecture Board of Education Research Grant for Promoting Sports in Oita Prefecture Research on sports promotion Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/6/10 Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Innovation Program Information and communication technology Research Subsidy 2015/6/25 2015/6/18 J Only
2015/5/13 Pfizer Health Research Foundation International Collaborative Research Grant Problem-solving collaborative research on any health research fields in Japan Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 2015/6/16 J Only
2015/5/13 Univers Foundation FY2015 Research Grant Research on social security systems, mind and health, and community responsibility Research Subsidy 2015/7/31 2015/7/17 J Only
2015/5/13 Nomura Foundation Research Grant for Expanding the Frontier of Finance and Securities Financial and securities fields Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2015/5/13 The Nippon Foundation International Fellowship Program (Researchers and business persons up to 40 years of age are eligible to apply.) Humanities and social sciences, information science, environmental studies Research Subsidy 2015/7/10 2015/6/26 J Only
2015/5/13 Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark AY2015 Academic Research Promotion Grant (Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists up to 35 years of age are eligible to apply.) Natural science Research Subsidy 2015/6/26 Apply directly J Only
2015/5/13 Taiwan Fellowship Taiwan Fellowship Social Science and humanities Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 2015/6/16 J Only
2015/5/13 JFE 21st Century Foundation Asian History Research Grant Research on Asian history Research Subsidy 2015/6/22 2015/6/8 J Only
2015/5/13 The Kunisaki Peninsula Usa GIAHS Promotion Association Research Grant for the Kunisaki Peninsula Usa Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Research on promoting conservation and creating regional re-vitalization for Kunisaki Peninsula Usa Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Research Subsidy 2015/6/17 2015/6/3 J Only
2015/5/13 Northeast Asia Economic Forum 2015 Young Leaders Program Economics, political science, and computer science in Northeast Asia and the United States Research Subsidy 2015/6/1 Apply directly J Only
2015/5/13 Nomura Foundation Research Grant Social science fields centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2015/5/29 17:00 Apply directly J Only
2015/4/27 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Security, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, and economics Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 2015/6/16 J Only
2015/4/27 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Environmental Research Projects Research on solutions to and alleviation of environmental problems Research Subsidy 2015/6/16 2015/6/2 J Only
2015/4/27 The Sumitomo Foundation Grant for Basic Science Research Projects Fundamental and exploratory research on mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology Research Subsidy 2015/6/16 2015/6/2 J Only
2015/4/27 The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications AY2015 Research Grant Information and Telecommunications Research Subsidy 2015/6/15 2015/6/1 J Only
2015/4/27 Nomura School of Advanced Management Research Grant for Academic Research Support Research project for executive training, business science, finance, or IT management Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 Apply directly J&E
2015/4/27 Institute for Health Economics and Policy Research Grant Medical economics and medical policy fields Research Subsidy 2015/6/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/4/27 Kitano Foundation of Lifelong Integrated Education Lifelong Education Research Grant Study and research on lifelong education Research Subsidy 2015/6/15 Apply directly J Only
2015/4/1 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Research Grant for Research in Japan Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/5/14 Apply directly J Only
2015/4/1 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Research Grant for Research in Japan Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/5/14 Apply directly J Only
2015/4/1 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/5/15 2015/5/1 J&E
2015/4/1 Meiji Yasuda Mental Health Foundation Research Grant Psychology, sociology, etc. Research Subsidy 2015/4/30 Apply directly J Only
2015/4/1 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2015/5/7 2015/4/23 J Only
2015/4/1 Japan Geographic Data Center Academic Research Grant Geography and other related fields Research Subsidy 2015/4/17 Apply directly J Only
2015/3/18 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Invitation Fellowships for Research in Japan (Short-term) Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Airfare, monthly maintenance allowance etc. 2015/4/28~
2015/5/8
2015/4/17 J&E
2015/3/18 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Overseas Researchers (Standard)
Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Airfare, monthly maintenance allowance etc. 2015/4/28~
2015/5/8
2015/4/17 J&E
2015/3/18 Industrial Structure Research Support Institute Research Grant
Grant for research on the influence of economy and society on industrial structure Research Subsidy 2015/4/30 2015/4/16 J Only
2015/3/18 The Murata Science Foundation Research Grant, Research Meeting Grant, Support for Sending Researchers Overseas
Natural science, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/4/8 2015/3/27 J Only
2015/2/25 Suntory Foundation Interdisciplinary Group Research Grant
Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/4/10 Apply directly J Only
2015/2/25 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Young Scientist Research Grant(up to 45 years of age), Science Research Promotion Grant New fields abundant in ideas that will contribute to "establishment of a living environment rich in humanity" Research Subsidy 2015/4/6 Apply directly J Only
2015/2/25 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Grant
Research on harmony between environmental conservation and human activity Research Subsidy 2015/4/6 Apply directly J Only
2015/2/25 National Museum of Ethnology Collaborative Research (General/ Young Scientist) Grant Cultural anthropology, ethnology and any other related fields Research Subsidy 2015/4/17 2015/4/3 J Only
2015/2/25 Japan Student Services Organization Follow-up Research Fellowship This fellowship subsidizes expenses for former international students, who have returned to their countries after completing their master/doctoral courses in a Japanese university and are currently working in an educational or research institution, to study in Japan for 60-90 days and conduct joint research with their former research advisor. Cover travel and accommodation 2015/3/2 2015/2/16 J&E
2015/1/15 Fuji Xerox Co.,Ltd. The Setsutaro Kobayashi Memorial Fund Foreign
Students

Research Grant
Humanities or social sciences Cover transportation and accommodation for travel, etc 2015/2/28 Apply directly J&E
2015/1/15 Mishima Kaiun
Memorial Foundation
Science Research Promotion Subsidy and Collaborative Research Grant for Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities and Social Sciences centering on history, philosophy, and literature in Asia, excluding Japan Research Subsidy 2015/2/28 2015/2/13 J
Only
2015/1/15 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Frontiers of Science Symposium Any field (Young researchers who are up to 45 years of age are eligible to apply.) Cover travel, accommodation, and food expenses 2015/2/25 2015/2/11 J
Only
2015/1/15 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology Young Scientist Research Grant (up to 39 years of age) History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2015/2/13 Apply directly J
Only
2014/12/3 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Natural Sciences Creative and original research in any field of the natural sciences Research Subsidy 2015/2/3 2015/1/20 J
Only
2014/12/3 The Mitsubishi Foundation Grant for Social Welfare Activities Scientific research on innovative, experimental social welfare activities Research Subsidy 2015/1/21 2015/1/6 J
Only
2014/12/3 The Mitsubishi Foundation Research Grant in the Humanities Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2015/1/14 2015/1/6 J
Only
2014/11/20 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Bilateral Programs-Joint Research Projects and Seminars Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2015/2/4 2015/1/21 J&E
2014/11/20 Egashira Foundation Research Development Grant Research contributing to hospitality business development in the restaurant industry, the hotel industry, or the tourism industry Research Subsidy 2015/1/4 2014/12/15 J
Only
2014/11/20 Japan Productivity Center Productivity Research Grant Research on management, labor, or productivity by a young scientist (up to 40 years of age) Research Subsidy 2014/12/8 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Technology Research Research on information and communications technology Research Subsidy 2014/11/30 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation Grant for Information and Communications Research Research on Information and Communications from the legal, economic, social, or cultural perspective Research Subsidy 2014/11/30 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 Yoshida Hideo Memorial Foundation Research Grant Marketing and communications centering on advertising, public relations, and media Research Subsidy 2015/1/9 Apply directly J&E
2014/11/12 Nomura Foundation International Exchange Grant (Sending Researchers Abroad, Inviting Researchers from Other Countries), Lecture Meeting Support Grant Social sciences centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2014/11/28 17:00 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 Research Institute for Oriental Cultures, Gakushuin University Collaborative Research Project for East Asian Studies Research on East Asia centering on China, Korea, and Japan Research Subsidy 2014/11/25 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Practical Research) Research on solving social issues that researchers in museums, academic institutions, and NPOs face in their activities Research Subsidy 2014/11/14 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 Suntory Foundation Research Challenge Grant for Young Scientist (up to 35 years of age) Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/11/17 2014/11/3 J
Only
2014/11/12 Egusa Foundation for International Cooperation in the Social Science Research Grant Grant for international exchange of academic studies related to social science, focusing on law Research Subsidy 2014/12/19 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 Asahi Group Foundation Research Grant Research on family and consumer science, lifestyle (humanities and social sciences), and life environment science involving food Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 Takata Foundation Research Grant Grant for research and education on human safety in a traffic-driven society Research Subsidy 2014/12/15 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 The Kikawada Foundation (The 21-Seiki Bunka Gakujyutsu Zaidan) Academic Subsidy Economy, politics, culture, society, or any other related field Research Subsidy 2014/11/28 17:00 Apply directly J
Only
2014/11/12 Tobacco Academic Studies Center Research Grant Research in the humanities or social sciences on items consumed for taste or stimulant effect rather than nourishment, such as tobacco, alcohol, tea, and coffee Research Subsidy 2014/12/1 2014/11/17 J
Only
2014/11/12 Fukutake Foundation Grant for Regional Promotion through Culture and Art Research on regional promotion and development, etc. Research Subsidy 2014/11/14 Apply directly J
Only
2014/9/29 Japan Foundation Intellectual Exchange Meeting Support Program This grant is for an international conference, symposium, seminar or workshop on common issues between Japan and other countries, internationally important issues, themes contributing to the understanding of Japan overseas, or themes related to the relationship between Japan and another country. Research Subsidy 2014/12/1 2014/11/17 J
Only
2014/9/29 Japan Foundation Japanese Studies Fellowship Program Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/11/3 (Deadline for applicants who have American citizenship or permanenet residency)
2014/12/1 (Deadline for other applicants)
Apply directly J&E
2014/9/29 The Toyota Foundation Grant Program for Community Activities in Japan Theme: Connecting People, Activating Localities: Toward Vibrant Communities Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 Apply directly J
Only
2014/9/29 The Obayashi Foundation Research Grant Creative research on urban areas Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 Apply directly J
Only
2014/9/29 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) JSPS International Joint Research Program (PIRE Program) All fields of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2014/10/21(Deadline for NSF preliminary proposal) Apply directly J&E
2014/9/29 National Institute of Information and Communications Technology International Research Meeting Grant This grant supports inviting researchers who are conducting research development in the information communications field from overseas in order to hold global scholarly meeting in Japan Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 2014/10/17 J
Only
2014/9/29 International Research Center for Japanese Studies  Grant for team research and visiting research scholars Collaborative research in various fields promoting broad and deep research of Japanese culture Research Subsidy 2014/10/30 2014/10/16 J
Only
2014/9/29 The Japan Science Society Sasakawa Science Research Grant (Academic Research)(Under 35 years of age) Humanities, social sciences, natural sciences (excluding medical sciences), oceanography and marine sciences Research Subsidy 2014/10/15 Apply directly J
Only
2014/9/29 Japan Science and Technology Agency Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPs) Environment, energy, biological resources, and disaster prevention and mitigation Research Subsidy 2014/10/27 2014/10/13 J&E
2014/9/12 The Melco Foundation International Studies Exchange Grant International studies exchange activities that promote management accounting studies Research Subsidy 2014/10/23 2014/10/9 J
Only
2014/9/12 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for International Academic Joint Research Fields are not limited but research in an interdisciplinary organization is preferable Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 2014/10/17 J
Only
2014/9/12 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Academic Research Focusing on Asia Research on Asia including the Middle East and Siberia Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 2014/10/17 J
Only
2014/9/12 Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Grant for Inviting Foreign Researchers Any field Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 2014/10/17 J
Only
2014/9/12 Japan Institute of Country-ology and Engineering Research and Development Grant Advanced research and technology development related to housing and social capital improvement Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 Apply directly J
Only
2014/9/1 Japan Center for Economic Research Research Grant Economics and related academic fields Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 Apply directly J
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2014/9/1 The Kajima Foundation Research Grant Maintenance of the urban living environment, beneficial use of land and resources, and conservation of cultural heritage and the natural environment Research Subsidy 2014/11/10 2014/10/27 J
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2014/9/1 Hakuho Foundation  Research Grant for Child Education Research on language education that will become a foundation for children's growth and research that will improve the quality of educational practices Research Subsidy 2014/10/31 2014/10/17 J
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2014/9/1 Hayao Nakayama Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture  Research Grant Research on human and entertainment Research Subsidy 2014/10/15 Apply directly J
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2014/9/1 Takahashi Industrial and Economic Research Foundation Research Grant (General Application) Disaster management, environmental issues, resources, medicine and medical care, local community management, international exchange and human resources development Research Subsidy 2014/9/20 2014/9/5 J
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2014/9/1 Trust Sixty Foundation Research Grant Research on trust law, trust projects, and their financial and economic aspects Research Subsidy 2014/9/1 Apply directly J
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2014/9/1 Hoso Bunka Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social science research related to broadcasting and cultural projects Research Subsidy 2014/8/31 Apply directly J&E
2014/7/28 Oita Prefecture Living Environment Planning Section (1) Academic Research Dissertations,  (2) Research Reports Research on Oita Himeshima Geopark and Oita Bungoono Geopark, such as (a) Geography, geology (b) Education, community activites, history, culture (c) Any other research approved by review board members Award 2014/8/25 (1) Dissertation Summary
2014/10/3 (2) Report
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2014/7/28 Social Science Research Council ABE Fellowship Traditional and nontraditional approaches to security and diplomacy, global and regional economics issues, social and cultural issues Research Subsidy 2014/9/1 Apply directly J&E
2014/7/9 Han Chang-Woo-Tetsu Cultural Foundation  Research Grant Culture, art, history, society, sports, and international exchange relating to Japan-South Korea Research Subsidy 2014/9/30 Apply directly J
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2014/7/9 Zengin Foundation for Studies on Economics and Finance Research Grant, Publication Grant Research on economics, financial markets and law relating to these fields Research Subsidy 2014/9/19 Apply directly J
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2014/7/9 Sumitomo Life Research Promotion Award for Female Researchers Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/9/9 Apply directly J
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2014/7/9 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Bilateral Programs-Joint Research Projects and Seminars Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2014/9/10 2014/8/27 J&E
2014/7/9 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Humanities and Social Sciences Research on humanities and social sciences toward the realization of a sustainable society Research Subsidy 2014/8/29 2014/8/18 J
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2014/7/9 The Asahi Glass Foundation Research Encouragement Grant for Natural Science Chemistry and life science, physics and information science, architecture and urban engineering Research Subsidy 2014/8/8 2014/7/25 J
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2014/7/9 The Asahi Glass Foundation Environmental Research: The Kondo Grant Research that helps to resolve global environmental issues and build a sustainable society Research Subsidy 2014/8/8 2014/7/25 J
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2014/6/24 International Research Center for Japanese Studies Visiting Research Scholars (Team Research Organizer) 2016-2017 Japanese Studies Research Subsidy 2014/10/30 Please consult with the Research Office in advance J&E
2014/6/24 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Publication Grant Security, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, and economics Research Subsidy 2014/9/30 Apply directly J
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2014/6/24 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Environment Project Grant Project to protect lush greenery and clean water in Asian and Oceanic countries Research Subsidy 2014/8/29 Apply directly J
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2014/6/24 The Resona Foundation for Asia and Oceania Grant for Research, International Conferences, Researcher Invitations and Exchanges, and Publication Social sciences and humanities in Asian and Oceanic countries Research Subsidy 2014/7/31 Apply directly J&E
2014/6/24 Unzen Volcanic Area Global Geopark FY2014 Academic Research Promotion Grant (Undergraduate/graduate students and young scientists who are up to 35 of age are eligible to apply) Natural science Research Subsidy 2014/7/11 Apply directly J
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2014/6/24 The Nakajima Foundation Young Scientist (up to 37 years of age) Research Grant for Japanese Citizens and Permanent Residence Information science, life science Research Subsidy 2014/8/29 Apply directly J
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2014/6/24 Univers Foundation FY2014 Research Grant International research on social security systems and policy, family ties, and community role Research Subsidy 2014/7/31 2014/7/17 J&E
2014/5/27 National Institutes for the Humanities Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Institutional Collaboration Project FS Grant Research contributing to solutions to global environmental problems  and to construction of a sustainable society Research Subsidy 2014/7/18 (1) Project title, summary
2014/11/7 (2) Application form
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2014/5/27 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Overseas Researchers Humanities, social sciences and natural sciences Research Subsidy 2014/9/1~2014/9/5 2014/8/22 J
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2014/5/27 Oita Prefecture Board of Education Research Grant for Promoting Sports in Oita Prefecture Research on sports promotion Research Subsidy 2014/6/30 Apply directly J
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2014/5/27 Nomura Foundation Research Grant for Expanding the Frontier of Finance and Securities Financial and securities fields Research Subsidy 2014/6/30 Apply directly J
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2014/5/27 The Okawa Foundation for Information and Telecommunications AY2014 Research Grant Information and Telecommunications Research Subsidy 2014/6/30 2014/6/23 J
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2014/5/27 JFE 21st Century Foundation Asian History Research Grant Research on Asian history Research Subsidy 2014/6/23 Apply directly J
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2014/5/27 The Japan Securities Scholarship Foundation Research Grant Security, finance, financial accounting, corporate management, law, and economics Research Subsidy 2014/6/30 2014/6/20 J
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2014/5/27 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Program for Promoting Methodological Innovation in Humanities and Social Sciences by Cross-Disciplinary Fusing Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/6/24 2014/6/16 J
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2014/5/27 The Sumitomo Foundation Fundamental Science Research Grant Fundamental and exploratory research on mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology Research Subsidy 2014/6/23 2014/6/16 J
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2014/5/27 The Toyota Foundation International Grant Program Aging society, multicultural society, and renewable energy practices for sustainable community development Research Subsidy 2014/6/13 Apply directly J&E
2014/5/27 Nomura Foundation Research Grant Social science fields centering on law, politics, and economics Research Subsidy 2014/5/30 Apply directly J
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2014/4/2 Institute for Health Economics and Policy Research Grant Medical economics and medical policy fields Research Subsidy 2014/6/30 Apply directly J
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2014/4/2 Kitano Foundation of Lifelong Integrated Education Lifelong Education Research Grant Study and research on lifelong education Research Subsidy 2014/6/15 Apply directly J
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2014/4/2 Center of Developmental Education and Research Academic Research Grant Research on promoting child development that realizes children's potential and encourages balance of mind and body Research Subsidy 2014/6/2 Apply directly J
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2014/4/2 The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/5/16 Apply directly J&E
2014/4/2 Kurita Water and Environment Foundation Research Grant in Japan Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/5/15 Apply directly J
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2014/4/2 The Melco Foundation Research Grant, International Studies Exchange Grant Research on formulation or theorization of management accounting activities Research Subsidy 2014/5/8 2014/4/25 J
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2014/4/2 Meiji Yasuda Mental Health Foundation Research Grant Psychology, sociology, etc. Research Subsidy 2014/4/22 Apply directly J
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2014/4/2 Japan Geographic Data Center Academic Research Grant Geography and other related fields Research Subsidy 2014/4/18 Apply directly J
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2014/3/24 MEXT Program for Creating STart-ups from Advanced Research and Technology (START Program) Research on new industry with a view towards the global market Research Subsidy 2014/7/7 2014/6/30 J
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2014/3/24 National Museum of Ethnology Collaborative Research (General) Grant Cultural anthropology, ethnology and any other related field Research Subsidy 2014/4/25 2014/4/18 J
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2014/3/24 Suntory Foundation Interdisciplinary Group Research Grant Humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/4/10 Apply directly J
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2014/3/24 Nippon Life Inst. Foundation Young Scientist Research Grant(up to 45 years of age), Science Research Promotion Grant New fields abundant in ideas that will contribute to "establishment of a living environment rich in humanity" Research Subsidy 2014/4/7 Apply directly J
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2014/3/24 The Murata Science Foundation Research Grant, Research Meeting Grant, Support for Sending Researchers Overseas Natural Science, humanities and social sciences Research Subsidy 2014/4/11 2014/4/4 J
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2014/2/7 Asia Pacific Forum, Awaji Conference Japan Asia Pacific Research Prize(Iue Prize) Research in the humanities or social sciences that contributes to the realization of a "multicultural symbiotic society" in the Asia Pacific region Doctoral dissertation Award 2014/4/24 Apply directly J&E
2014/2/7 Research Institute for Humanity and Nature Incubation Studies (IS) Grant Integrated research designed to offer solutions to global environmental problems Research Subsidy 2014/4/3 2014/3/25 J&E
2014/2/7 Mishima Kaiun Memorial Foundation Science Research Promotion Subsidy Humanities and social sciences centering on history, philosophy, and literature in Asia excluding Japan Research Subsidy 2014/2/28 2014/2/21 J
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2014/2/7 Takanashi Foundation for Arts and Archaeology (1)Young Scientist Research Grant(up to 39 years of age)
(2)Specific Research Grant
History (archaeology, historical studies on written documents, and art history) including other related fields Research Subsidy 2014/2/14 Apply directly J
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2014/2/7 Geothermal Resources Council Papers for GRC Annual Meeting Theme: "Geothermal: A global Solution" Call for presenters 2014/5/2 Apply directly E
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2014/2/7 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS) Frontiers of Science Symposium(up to 45 years of age) Humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences Cover travel, accommodation, and food expenses 2014/3/11 2014/2/24 J&E
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The Japan Port Economics Association FY2014 Research Paper - Kitamura Award Transportation, trade, geography, and tourism related to sea and air ports Awarded to unpublished research paper 2014/7/1 Apply directly J
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