JSPS Information Session with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Date & Time

Wednesday, 25 January 2023
13:00 to 14:00



Offered by

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Registration Opens

Monday, 16 January 2023 - 9:00am

Are you interested in research, collaboration and travel opportunities in Japan?

  • Hundreds of funding opportunities are available to all fields (social-science, humanities, STEM, multi-disciplinary) for research at all Japanese Universities and public research institutions.
  • Pre-PhD students (summer and short-term fellowships)
  • Postdocs (summer, short and long term fellowships)
  • Faculty fellowships at junior, mid-career and senior levels (short and long term)
  • If you want to know more, don’t miss this opportunity to learn about funding options directly from the alumni and staff of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)*.

*JSPS is the largest research-funding agency in Japan, under the auspices of the Japanese Ministry of Education.

Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, January 16th at 9:00 AM.

This session is open to incoming or continuing UBC graduate students. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2 - 3 business days at the e-mail associated with your community.grad.ubc.ca account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at graduate.pathways@ubc.ca.

Please email us if you are registered and no longer able to attend this event.


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email graduate.pathways@ubc.ca, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.