[ SNSF - JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for stays in Japan | Fellowship funding ]


Event details

Date and time 17.02.2021  
Category Call for proposal

Are you interested in taking your research to Japan and working with leading groups in Japanese universities and other institutions?

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is offering Postdoctoral Fellowships for Overseas Researchers to citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland. All fields of the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences are included under the programme.

For a number of years, the SNSF has acted as the nomination body for the Postdoctoral Fellowships of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). In 2021, the SNSF can propose two researchers to the JSPS.

Who can apply:

  • Citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
  • Candidates must have obtained their doctoral degree within six years of the date the fellowship goes into effect.
  • Persons who are Japanese citizen and foreigners who are permitted permanent residence in Japan are not eligible.

Duration: 12 to 24 months.

Funding: Round-trip air ticket; Maintenance Allowance ¥362,000 per month; Miscellaneous; A settling-in allowance of ¥200,000; Overseas travel insurance, etc.

Deadline: 17 February 2021 at 17:00.
Decision: Summer 2021.

For further information and application, please have a look at the call webpage.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free