Matsumae International Foundation Fully Funded Research Fellowship Program 2020 in Japan is now open.
Upon the concept of the founder of the Matsumae International Foundation (MIF), “Towards A Greater Understanding of Japan and a Lasting World Peace”, MIF has started the Reseaupon
upon the impression of The founder is to open a path to peace and prosperity on the basis of mutual understanding by bringing together active young research workers of outstanding character to Japan. By deepening their understanding of Japan, and establishing links of trust and friendship, the Foundation seeks to make a real contribution to permanent peace throughout the world.
Country of Study: Japan Institution/ University: Universities in Japan
Application Deadline: July 31, 2019 Level of Study: Fellowship program
Matsumae International Foundation Fully Funded Research Fellowship Program
The following financial supports are provided to the successful applicants:
Allowance for research and stay
Start-up Fund upon arrival
*For details, please download the Fellowship Announcement PDF file.
Applicants of non-Japanese nationality who meet all of the following eligibility requirements are invited to submit the required application documents:
Applicants must hold a PH.D. (Doctorate) degree, or be recognized by MIF as possessing equivalent academic qualifications
Applicants must be at the age of 49 years old or younger at the time when documents are submitted
Applicants must have sufficient abilities in the English or Japanese languages
Applicants should not have past or current experiences of staying in Japan (Except for short-term stay. E.g. sightseeing, conferences)
Applicants should be in employment in their home countries, and must return to their countries upon completion of their MIF fellowship tenure
Applicants are free to select host institutions (university research laboratories, national research institutions or the corresponding facilities of private industry)
Eligible Regions: Open for All
obtain your application form from the official website through the following link