Hitachi Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Japan
Only the faculty members, who belong to the universities invited by the Foundation and wish to conduct their post-doctorate and cooperative research in the field of science and technology except veterinary science at Japanese universities or research institutes, will be accepted as applicants.
-They have to satisfy the following requirements.
1) Ph.D. holder
2) Below 45 years of age (as of October 31, 2011)
3) Firm position or profession in the university
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: South East Asian countries
Scholarship Description: The Hitachi Scholarship Foundation (“Foundation”) provides the scholars and researchers in Southeast Asian countries with opportunities to conduct their post-doctorate and cooperative research in the field of science and technology at Japanese universities or research institutes under the following conditions. he Foundation will support the following costs and expenses.
No financial support is provided to his/her family or dependent. 2-1 For a short-term fellowship
1) Travel expenses: Economy class round-trip airfare between the nearest airport of the grantee’s university and the airport in Japan, the travel expenses between the airport in Japan and the place of grantee’s research affiliation, and the travel expenses to visit the office of the Foundation
. 2) Maintenance allowance: ¥17,000 a day * This rate is applied to the number of nights the grantee stays in Japan.
3) Research travel allowance: At cost but up to ¥100,000
How to Apply: by Post
Scholarship Application Deadline: October 31, 2011