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The recipient of the 37th (2021) International Prize for Biology was announced.
The 37th (2021) International Prize for Biology is awarded to Dr. Timothy Douglas White, Professor of Integrative Biology, University of California at Berkeley, USA.

Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Topic-Setting Program to Advance Cutting-Edge Humanities and Social Sciences Research
Program for Constructing Data Infrastructure for the Humanities and Social Sciences
World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI)
Area Cultivation
Responding-to-Real-Society
Global-Initiatives
Promoting International Joint Research
Forming International Research-Support Networks
Providing International Training Opportunities for Young Researchers
Fellowships for Excellent Overseas Researchers
Bilateral Collaborations (Joint Research Projects and Seminars)
Researcher Exchanges
Australia-Japan Emerging Research Leaders Exchange Program (ERLEP) (Japanese version only)
Japanese-German Graduate Externship - International Research Training Groups -
International Joint Research Program
A3 Foresight Program
Core-to-Core Program (Newly-Revised)
Core-to-Core Program (Old)
Asian Core Program
Global Research Council (GRC)
Asian Heads of Research Councils (ASIAHORCs)
JSPS Alumni Associations
JSPS Researchers Network (JSPS-Net)
HOPE Meetings
Nobel Prize Dialogue
Frontiers of Science (FoS) Symposium
Young Researcher Support for Attending Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings
Academic Workshops and Seminars for Young Researchers
International Fellowships for Research in Japan
BRIDGE Fellowship Program
JSPS RONPAKU (Dissertation Ph.D.) Program
JSPS Fellows Plaza
Research Fellowships for Young Researchers
Dispatching Young Researchers Abroad
Leading Initiative for Excellent Young Researchers(LEADER)
Human Resource Development Project for Supporting Knowledge-Based Society (Japanese version only)
INTER-UNIVERSITY EXCHANGE PROJECT
Top Global University Project
Overseas Research Fellowships
Overseas Challenge Program for Young Researchers
Program for Advancing Strategic International Networks to Accelerate the Circulation of Talented Researchers
Science Dialogue
Donations (Japanese version only)
University-Industry Research Cooperation Societally Applied Scientific Linkage and Collaboration
International Prize for Biology
Hideyo Noguchi Africa Prize
JSPS Prize
JSPS Ikushi Prize
  

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KAKENHI
KAKENHI
These grants cover a full range of creative and pioneering research from basic to applied fields across the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences.
KAKENHI Database
Contains project-selection documents and the research report summaries.
JSPS Centers
Research Center for Science Systems
Oversees application screening and project assessment, provides recommendations and advice, and conducts survey and studies.
Center for Science Information Analysis (CSIA)
Conducts surveys and studies towards the improvement and advancement of JSPS programs, and comprehensively assessing/analyzing their trends and outcomes.
Center for World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI Program Center)
Assists in smoothly and effectively implementing the WPI Program.
JSPS Overseas Offices
Eleven liaison offices in ten countries.
Center for Constructing Data Infrastructure for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Assists in smoothly and effectively implementing the Program for Constructing Data Infrastructure for the Humanities and Social Sciences.
JSPS Fellowship Programs
Encourage highly qualified researchers from the world to come to and conduct scientific collaboration in Japan.


JSPS fellows give lectures on their research work at Japanese high schools.


Email bulletin "JSPS Monthly"
Japanese version only
Provides information about JSPS events, activities and grant applications.
As part of its measures to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19), the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) adopts, for the time being, a work-from-home policy and keeps the number of employees working at the office to the minimum necessary.
As a result, it becomes difficult to make prompt respond to various inquiries we receive. For information on the procedures for each program, please refer to the website of the said program.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and ask for your patience and understanding during this time.
What's New
October 4, 2021
[New date] The 10th Japanese-French Frontiers of Science (JFFoS) Symposium will be held on June 24-27, 2022.
October 1, 2021
Presentation ceremony for 2021 International Prize for Biology and accompanying commemorative symposium postponed to next year.
September 30, 2021
WPI Program Activities Reports of the WPI Academy Centers (FY2017 – FY2019) were posted.
September 9, 2021
Past Science Dialogue Lectures was updated
September 1, 2021
The recipient of the 37th (2021) International Prize for Biology was announced.
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Current Calls for Applications
September 28, 2021
WPI Program FY2021 selection result was posted.
August 13, 2021
The deadline of the 4th Hideyo Noguchi Africa Prize nomination is extended to Sep. 25.
August 11, 2021
Open Area Research for the Social Sciences (ORA) FY2022 Call for Proposals was posted.
June 22, 2021
FY2022 Application guidelines for JSPS RONPAKU (Dissertation PhD) Program was posted.
June 22, 2021
Researcher Exchange Program FY2022 Application guidelines for Call For Proposals was posted.
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Funding Opportunities
For short/long-term visits to do research in JapanInternational Fellowships for Research in Japan
JSPS RONPAKU (Dissertation Ph.D.) Program
For conducting joint research, seminars, other exchanges with Japanese researchers and/or universitiesBilateral Programs
International Joint Research Program
Core-to-Core Program
A3 Foresight Program
Japanese-German Graduate Externship
For participating in international meetings and events by young researchersHOPE Meetings
Young Researcher Support for Attending Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings
FoS symposium
Academic Workshops and Seminars for Young Researchers
Fellowships for graduate students and post-graduate researchers in Japanese universitiesResearch Fellowships for Young Researchers
Main system for funding research in JapanGrants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI)
Others
For operating researcher networksJSPS Fellows Plaza
JSPS Alumni Association
BRIDGE Fellowship Program
JSPS Researchers Network (JSPS-Net)
JSPS’s international networksGlobal Research Council (GRC)
Asian Heads of Research Councils (ASIAHORCs)
JSPS awardsInternational Prize for Biology
JSPS Prize
JSPS Ikushi Prize
Online Application
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Publications
JSPS Quarterly
JSPS Quarterly provides a wide segment of the academic community with information on various programs and events carried out by JSPS.
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Life in Japan for Foreign Researchers
"Life in Japan for Foreign Researchers" provides useful information on living in Japan for researchers.

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JSPS Brochure 2020-2021
JSPS brochure provides the overview of JSPS.

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