2022 call for JSPS (Japanese Society for Promotion of Science) Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research in Japan is open – deadline March 7

JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research in Japan 2022 year call is now open for applications until March 7.

All fields of the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences are included under this program. The duration of the fellowships is 12 to 24 months.

Proposals have to be submitted to Estonian Research Council (ETAg), who will conduct a scientific evaluation to select a candidate and nominate them to JSPS. Approximately three months after the nomination, JSPS sends out a notice of selection decision.

Scholarship amount:

Maintenance Allowance ¥362,000 per month (ca 2700 €)
A settling-in allowance of ¥200,000 (ca 1700 €)
A round-trip air ticket
Overseas travel insurance
A Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Research Fellow) is available to cover cooperative research-related expenses. Application for these grants is made by the host researcher through his/her institution.
Candidates must start their Fellowship in Japan during the period of April 1, 2022 – November 30, 2022.

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