Overseas Research Grant Program

For Applicants in Countries out of Japan,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand,Vietnam, 2024

Kurita Water and Environment Foundation (KWEF) supports scientists of Asian nationality who are conducting research in their own countries with following criteria.

1. Conditions required for Applicant

 In advance of application, applicants are reqesetd to uderstand conditions and obligations of grantee, which are described in "Letter of Acceptance (form#: KWEF-24RGA-F52)"
[Additional requirement:]
  1) The applicant must conduct research at university, college, or associated institute (except private sectors).
2) The applicant should be under 40 years of age.
3) The applicant must submit a letter of recommendation written by a Japanese professor. (free form)
When you can accept all the conditions and obligations in the LOU and the additional requirements, you are eligible to apply.

2. Application period

Starting on March 1st, 2024 (Japan Standard Time)
Closing on April 30th, 2024 (Japan Standard Time) 

3. Selection

All applications will be reviewed by the KWEF selection committee.
Only qualified applicants is receiving a qualification notice in the end of August by letter, followed by final decision at KWEF Board.
Qualified application information is also being posted on KWEF website in September.

4. Conditions and Obligations of the Grant Recipients:

Refer to Letter of Acceptance (form#: KWEF-24RGA-F52)

5. How to apply

1) Download an attachment form "Outline of Research (form# : KWEF-24APL-F91) through the following download URL [save the form in the first]
2) Complete your explanation of your research in the downloaded form.
3) Prepare a recommendation letter by a Japanese Professor.
4) Input necessary information and upload files in the Web Application.
* The Web application site goes live at 0:00 on March 1st, 2024 (JST), and expires at 24:00 on April 30th, 2024 (JST)(expect Japan,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand and Vietnam)
5) Notes:
 * Application is acceptable only through the KWEF Web application site.
 * KWEF shuts down acceptance of application after expiration of the Web application site.
 * No registered information is changeable once after your completion of application in the Web application site (your submitted information automatically goes to KWEF selection committee)
 * Application has to be done by applicant herself/himself

Application for Countries out of Japan,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand,Vietnam,2024

Goes live at 0:00 March, 1st 2024

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10-1,Nakano4-chome, Nakano-ku,Tokyo
164-0001 Japan

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