FUNDING: Post-doctoral fellowships in Japan from The Research Council of Norway

On behalf of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), the Research Council is announcing funding for two post-doctoral research fellowships in Japan in all fields of the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology. Application deadline is 22.11.2017 13:00 CET

Fellowships may be sought by Norwegian post-doctoral researchers who:

  • are affiliated with a Norwegian research institution;
  • have established contact and agreed on a research plan with researchers in Japan prior to application submission;
  • have completed their doctorate within the past six years;
  • conduct research within the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences or technology.

Previous recipients of a JSPS post-doctoral fellowship are not eligible to apply for a fellowship again.

Funding will be awarded to cover:

  • a round-trip air ticket (based on JSPS regulations);
  • a monthly maintenance allowance of JPY 362 000;
  • a settling-in allowance of JPY 200 000;
  • overseas travel, accident and sickness insurance coverage.

Fellowships may have a duration of 12–24 months (standard fellowship).
The post-doctoral research stay must begin in the period from 1 April to 30 November 2018.

Read more about the call here

Contact Kristin Aaser Lunde at The Research and Innovation Department, UIS if you have any questions regarding this call


Sist oppdatert av Hildegard Nortvedt (12.09.2018)

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