|Duration of Program||12 to 24 months|
|Candidate Eligibility||(1) Nationality
Be a citizen of a country that has diplomatic relations with Japan (JSPS treats Taiwanese and Palestinian researchers in this manner).
Note: Foreign researchers who have/will acquire a doctoral degree in France are also eligible to apply for this program through CNRS by fulfilling CNRS’s requirements.
(2) Academic Status
Have obtained a doctorate degree within six years of the date the fellowship goes into effect.
|Terms of Award||(1) Airfare: A round-trip air ticket (based on JSPS’s regulations)
(2) Maintenance Allowance: ¥362,000 per month
(3) Miscellaneous: A settling-in allowance of ¥200,000, overseas travel insurance, etc.
(1) Application in France (through CNRS)
Note: Researchers who belong to any research institution/university etc. are able to apply through CNRS. All the candidates are evaluated under the same criteria.
(2) Application in Japan (through host researcher in Japan)
Note: Each Japanese institution has a different deadline (usually about one month prior to the one set by JSPS). Please make sure to confirm with your host researcher.
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