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Matsumae Research Fellowship for Natural Science, Engineering and Medicine 2021

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Ifeoma Chime

Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) has started receiving application for “2021 Research Fellowship Program” .

Application Deadline: 30th June, 2020 17:00 (Japan Standard Time).

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): Japan

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.

Type: Fellowship

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
  • Insurance
  • Air transportation (a round-trip air ticket to/from Tokyo)
  • Lump sum on arrival

Duration of Scholarship: From three(3) to six(6) months.

How to Apply: Applicants should go through Application instructions on the the Program Webpage before applying.

Application Form

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

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