Seminar on Funding Schemes for International Research


■Background and Purpose
Amidst globalization of research, joint research between Japan and overseas is still limited. This seminar has been organized with the purpose of promoting international research, and in particular joint research between Japanese and Foreign researchers. In the first half of the seminar, Japanese funding for international research will be explained. In the latter half, Foreign Grants to which researchers in Japan can apply will be introduced. Researchers from Kyushu University who were successful in applying to these funding will give their testimonials.  
Date & Time: November 5 (Tue), 13:00-17:00 (Networking 17:00~19:00)
Venue: Jonathan KS Choi Cultural Center, Ito Campus, Kyushu University
Access & Map: (Building no. 75)
Target: Researchers, URA, Support Staff etc.(100 pers.)
Language: Japanese & English
For detailed program see poster
13:00 Opening Address
13:10-15:00 Session 1:Introduction of Japanese Funding for International Joint Research
Explanation of funding mechanism by JST, JSPS and JICA and testimonials by 
Kyudai awardees.
15:15-16:45 Session 2:International Funding for International Joint Research
Explanation on Horizon Europe and Human Frontier Science program and
  Testimonials by Kyudai awardees.
16:45 Closing address
17:00-19:00 Networking Session 
Participation in this seminar is free, but please register at the following site.
Organizers: Academic Research and Industrial Collaboration Management Office of Kyushu University, Kyushu University International Affairs Division, Industry Collaboration Planning Office
Cooperation: Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Delegation of the European Union to Japan, Japan Agency for medical Research and Development(AMED).
Support:Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Contact Information
Academic Research and Industrial Collaboration Management Office of Kyushu University
Grant Support Group
Person in Charge: Dr. Harold Kusters

Contact Information

Research Alliance Group

  • Providing consultation services to those inside and outside KU
  • Public relations planning and promotional events

     Tel:092-802-5127 Fax:092-802-5060

  • Promoting domestic and international I-A-G collaboration
  • Promoting comprehensive collaboration research and joint research department, etc.

 Tel:092-802-5135 Fax:092-802-5060

Intellectual Property and Startup Support Management Group

  • Discovering intellectual properties and patent application
  • Marketing and licensing intellectual properties

     Tel:092-802-5137 Fax:092-802-5145

  • Supporting creation of great KU startups
  • Cultivating entrepreneurial talents in KU

 Tel:092-802-5143 Fax:092-802-5145

Research Planning and Research Support Group

  • Collection and analysis of policy information
  • Analysis of current status of university / benchmarking
  • Support for research strategy formulation
  • Support for acquiring research funding and development of academic research
  • Support for planning, coordinating, applying and implementing research projects

 Tel:092-802-2162 Fax:092-802-2164

    • Industry Collaboration Planning Office, Research Planning Division, Research General Affairs Section

    • General affairs concerning academic research


     Tel:+81-92-802-2320 Fax:+81-92-802-2391

    • Industry Collaboration Planning Office, Planning Section

    • Supporting general affairs concerning I-A-G collaboration


     Tel:+81-92-802-5064 Fax:+81-92-802-5059

    • Research and Industrial Collaboration Promotion Department, Grant Support Office, Grant Support Section

    • Supporting subsidies's application etc., for Scientific Research grants


     Tel:+81-92-802-2327 Fax:+81-92-802-2390

    • Industry Collaboration Planning Office, Funded Research, Contract Section

    • Supporting joint research & sponsored research


     Tel:+81-92-802-5067 Fax:+81-92-802-5059