Outside Funding Opportunities

Postdocs and Graduate Students

JSPS Fellowships

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (various deadlines)

About the Fellowships: The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science encourages highly qualified researchers from all over the world, both Japanese nationals and non-Japanese alike, to come and conduct joint research with colleagues at Japanese universities and research institutes. All fields of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences are included under these programs.

More Information — 2018-19 Fellowships
Invitation Fellowships for Research in Japan
This program allows Japanese researchers to invite their overseas colleagues to Japan to participate in cooperative work and other academic activities. Researchers from all countries having diplomatic relations with Japan are eligible. Japanese researchers who wish to host overseas researchers will submit applications.

JSPS offers three Invitation Fellowships, each with different eligibility requirements.