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.
Where to submit your application
Please submit your application to JSPS Stockholm by email to
*Please write “Application for FY2022 (Short)” in the subject line of your email.
3 January (Mon) 2022, 17:00 CET
Fellowship starting date
1 August 2022 - 31 March 2023
2. Application through open recruitment (Others)Application is submitted by the applicant's host researcher in Japan directly to JSPS Tokyo.
For further information please visit JSPS Tokyo's webpage
A comprehensive application schedule can be found here