Overseas Research Grant Program

For Applicants in Countries expect Japan,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand,Vietnam, 2023(Applicaiton closed)

Kurita Water and Environment Foundation (KWEF) supports scientists of Asian nationality who are conducting research in their own countries with following criteria.

1. Criteria for Applicants who can apply  

 First of all, all applicants are required to peruse "Letter of Understandings (form#: KWEF-23APL-F04)", hereinafter “the “LOU”, in which you can learn conditions and obligations if your application would be qualified at KWEF selection committee in the coming July.
[Additional requirement:]
  1) The applicant must conduct research at university, college, or associated institute in Thailand (except private sectors).
2) The applicant should be under 40 years of age.
3) The applicant must submit a letter of recommendation written by a Japanese professor. (free form)
When you can accept all the conditions and obligations in the LOU and the additional requirements, you are eligible to apply.

2. Application period

Starting on April 1st, 2023 (Japan Standard Time)
Closing on April 21th, 2023 (Japan Standard Time) 

3. Selection

All applications will be reviewed by the KWEF selection committee.
Only qualified applicants is receiving a qualification notice in the end of August by letter, followed by final decision at KWEF Board.
Qualified application information is also being posted on KWEF website in September.

4. Conditions and Obligations of the Grant Recipients:

Refer to “the LOU“ (form#:KWEF-23APL-F04)

5. How to apply

1) Download an attachment form "Outline of Research (form# : KWEF-APL23-F06) through the following download URL [save the form in the first]
2) Complete your explanation of your research in the downloaded form.
3) Input necessary information and upload your completed "Outline of Research" in KWEF Web application site.
* The Web application site goes live at 0:00 on April 1st, 2023 (JST), and expires at 24:00 on April 21st (JST) for your country.(expect Japan,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand and Vietnam)
4) Notes:
 * Application is acceptable only through the KWEF Web application site.
 * KWEF shuts down acceptance of application after expiration of the Web application site.
 * No registered information is changeable once after your completion of application in the Web application site (your submitted information automatically goes to KWEF selection committee)
 * Application has to be done by applicant herself/himself

Application for Countries expect Japan,Indonesia,Malaysia,Thailand,Vietnam,2023

Goes live at 0:00 April, 1st 2023

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164-0001 Japan

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