Japan-related Research Grant Program by The Sumitomo Foundation, Japan
The program aims at enhancing mutual understanding between Asian countries and Japan through promoting research projects in the field of the social sciences or humanities that are related to Japan.
Eligible Projects for Application
Any research project to be carried out by individual or a group in the field of the social sciences or humanities that is related to Japan.
Qualification of Applicant
Researcher shall be of Southeast or East Asian (non Japanese) nationality, living outside Japan. Awarded researcher must conduct the proposed research by himself or herself.
Fiscal 2015 Program
Application period: September 1 ～ October 31, 2016
Grant Period : One year (April 2017 through March 2018), but can be extended by another one year maximum upon request.
Grant Budget : Approx.\50 million in total, with 80 projects to be selected
For more info: www.sumitomo.or.jp/e/