Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) Research Fellowship Programme-2023

Applications are invited from qualified persons for the 2023 Matsumae International Foundation (MIF) Research Fellowship Programme. The main purpose of the MIF is to provide young researchers who are passionate about contributing to solving the various issues facing their home countries with opportunities to learn from the scientific and technological knowledge that has been cultivated in Japan.

Features of the Fellowship Program

  • This program is intended for young overseas researchers showing significant academic ability, regardless of sex, race, religion, ideology, or creed.
  • Fellows are free to choose a host institution in Japan
  • Subject of research is left to the discretion of the fellows and their host professors/scholars.
  • The fellows will take part in the study tour during their research stay. This tour is organised to contact the traditional culture and technology of Japan. It also gives the fellows opportunities to think about the importance of the peaceful use of technologies and science.

Please download the attached document for information on eligibility requirements and other application procedures. You can also visit to learn more about the fellowship programme.

Please note that the deadline for application is Thursday, 30th June 2022.

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