This program provides opportunities for young pre- and postdoctoral researchers from Europe and North America to conduct, under the guidance of a host researcher, cooperative research with leading research groups in Japanese universities and other research institutions.
Fields of research
All fields of the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences are included under this program.
What we offer
How to apply
There are two ways to apply
1. Application through nominating authority (Swedish researchers)Those with a citizenship or permanent residency in Sweden can apply under this special quota. Applications are submitted to JSPS Stockholm and nominated by STINT and KVA.
22 November (Wed) 2023
15 February (Thu) 2024, 17:00 CET
Where to submit your application
Please submit your application to JSPS Stockholm by email to
*Please write “Application for FY2024 (Short)” in the subject line of your email.
Fellowship starting date
31 August 2024 - 31 March 2025
2. Application through open recruitment (Others)Application is submitted by the applicant's host researcher in Japan directly to JSPS Tokyo.
FY2024 application deadlines1st call: 29 September 2023
2nd call: 12 January 2024
3rd call: 7 June 2024
For further information please visit JSPS Tokyo's webpage
A comprehensive application schedule can be found here