ORGANISATION NAMESuntory Foundation
DEADLINE DESCRIPTIONAnnually, usually in April
RESEARCH FIELDHumanitiesSocial sciences
CAREER STAGEFirst Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)Recognised 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 Suntory Foundation offers support for ongoing research activities with international and interdisciplinary significance in the social science and humanities fields.
What is funded
Research support is provided to researchers from a wide range of specialties, affiliations, and nationalities, for a period of one year. The total amount covered by the scheme for one project is in the JPY 0.5 million to JPY 3 million range (EUR 4,000 to 23,000).
Up to one year
Applications are accepted from people of all nationalities, institutions, and places of residence, but application information and forms are provided only in Japanese and applications must be submitted in Japanese.
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.