ORGANISATION NAMEThe Matsumae International Foundation
FUNDING TYPEMobility Incoming
DEADLINE DESCRIPTION31 August in 2016
RESEARCH FIELDNatural sciencesProfessions and applied sciences
CAREER STAGERecognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)Leading Researcher (R4) (Researchers leading their research area or field)
The Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) is a nongovernmental organisation that invites foreign researchers for short research stays in Japan to foster international cooperation and help Japan globalise its research landscape in the field of natural sciences, engineering and medicine.
Applicants must find a host institution in Japan prior to submitting their proposal to the Foundation.
What is funded
3 to 6 months research stays. Approximately 20 fellowships comprising a monthly stipend, travel and move-in allowance will be awarded this year.
3 to 6 months
Researchers of any nationality but Japanese, and holding a PhD degree
The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.