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

Date & Time

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm



Offered by

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Registration Closed / Past Event


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.

This information session is geared towards:

  • 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.