The British Council, together with its partners in Japan, supports exchange between young researchers from the UK and other countries. We are able to introduce a variety of funding to promote exchange through activities such as short-term visits and networking conferences.
COP26 Trilateral Research Initiative
Ahead of and beyond COP26, the British Council is working with partners worldwide to launch an innovative and creative programme of engagement to bring people together to connect and collaborate through arts, culture, education, science and the English language to find solutions to and take action on climate change.
For details : COP26 Trilateral Research Initiative
Japan Society for Promotion of Science (JSPS) Summer Programme
JSPS Summer Programme is implemented as a component of the Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research in Japan. It provides opportunities for young researchers from North American and European countries to receive an orientation on Japanese culture and research systems and to pursue research under the guidance of host researchers at Japanese universities and research institutes over a period of two months during the summer. Guidance video about JSPS Summer Program
Cancelled: Recruitment of UK students for FY2021 JSPS Summer Programme
We regret to inform you that due to the Covid-19 situation we have decided not to recruit UK students for FY2021 programme．
If you are interested in other fellowships or grants offered by JSPS, please visit their website.
(Below you can find information on the previous call for application.)