Follow-up Research Fellowship

International students who have returned to their countries after having studied in Japan and who are currently active in education, academic research or public administration, are invited to a Japanese university to conduct joint research with relevant academics.

Beneficiary: Returnees from Japan with nationalities of developing countries and regions
Eligibility: Under 45 years old. At least one year after returning from Japan
Research period: 60-90 consecutive days
Benefits: (1) Round-trip Air fare and (2) Daily allowance (¥11,000/day) for the recipient and (3) Remuneration for cooperation (up to ¥50,000) for the research advisor

Application Guidelines

Note: In case that any discrepancies arise between the English and Japanese texts, the Japanese will be accepted as the authoritative version.

Form1: To be made by Japanese host university
Form2-1 / 2-2 : To be made by foreign researcher
Form3:To be made by research advisor
Note: Deadline for Application
Applications must be received by Friday , November 29th, 2019. The deadline is just for JASSO. The deadline at your host university might be different. Please confirm the deadline for your host university.

* Submit both 5 printed copies of application forms(1 copy of Form1 original) and the digital file data. Please let you confirm "For University Use:Cautions When Submitting Files" by all means when you make it.

* When sending the digital file data, please make sure to set the password listed in "For University Use: Cautions When Submitting Files."


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