MIF has started receiving application for “2018 Research Fellowship Program” .
Application Deadline: 31st August, 2017
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: International
To be taken at (country): Japan
Eligible Fields of Study: Fields of study such as natural science, engineering and medicine are given first priority. Candidates are free to select host institutions (university research laboratories, national research institutions or the corresponding facilities of private industry)
About the Award: Upon the concept of the founder of the Matsumae International Foundation (MIF), “Towards A Greater Understanding of Japan and a Lasting World Peace”, MIF has started the Research Fellowship Program in 1980.
Eligibility: To be eligible, candidates must:
- be of non-Japanese nationality;
- have a Doctorate degree;
- be 49 years old or under;
- not have been in Japan previously;
- have firm positions and professions in their home nations
Number of Awardees: Twenty (20)
Value of Scholarship:
- Stipend for research and stay
- Air transportation (a round-trip air ticket to/from Tokyo)
- Lump sum on arrival
Duration of Scholarship: From three(3) to six(6) months. The commencing month and ending month should be between April 2018 to March 2019. (e.g. 5 months from June 2018 to October 2018)
How to Apply: Visit Scholarship Webpage to apply.
Before applying for this scholarship, candidates should download the Fellowship Application Requirements in PDF
Award Provider: The Matsumae International Foundation (MIF)