Launch by the French Embassy in Japan of the second edition of “Exploration Japan”

The Department for Science and Technology and the Department of Cooperation and Cultural Action of the French Embassy in Japan are launching the 2nd edition of the “Exploration Japan” program, which offers mobility support for French researchers to carry out an exploratory mission to Japan in 2017.

The aim of this program is to enable French researchers to deepen their knowledge of the research carried out in Japan in their area of expertise and to meet key Japanese actors to initiate new scientific collaborations between our two countries. The 2017 call for proposals is open to all fields of science, the exact and natural sciences and the humanities and social sciences.

Schedule of Selection Process:  

 Deadline for submission of projects: * 31 January 2017 *  

 Communication of results: mid-February 2017

 Period of missions in Japan: April to December 2017

The detailed description of the call for proposals and the application form can be downloaded on the website of the French Embassy in Japan

Submission of projects at the following address: