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The Royal Society and JSPS joint funding opportunity 2022


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Are you a researcher interested in collaborating with leading scientists in Japan?

The Royal Society is a fellowship of the worlds most renowned scientists and in cooperation with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), the leading research funding agency in Japan, are providing the opportunity for outstanding researchers to conduct a bilateral research project in 2022.

The scheme aims to promote international scientific exchange by offering researchers an opportunity to collaborate with leading scientists in Japan. The Royal Society will provide up to £12,000 of funding to cover expenses relating to travel, maintenance and research to successful applicants.

To be eligible for the scholarship applicants are required to be UK based scientists with a completed PhD or have extensive experience at an equivalent level. The project must be in the natural science research field which includes biological research, chemistry, engineering, mathematics and physics.

Visit the Royal Society website for more information on the scheme and how to apply. Applications should be submitted by Wednesday 29 September 2021 at 15.00 BST.


Stephanie Scantlebury

Stephanie Scantlebury
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