The Canon Foundation in Europe grants up to 15 Research Fellowships to highly qualified European and Japanese researchers to contribute to international understanding between Europe and Japan.
Candidates are required to have obtained a PhD or MA higher degree within the previous ten years. Exceptional candidates who obtained their qualification more than ten years prior to application will also be considered. Such candidates are required to provide further supporting information in their application. Non-nationals are required to have permanent citizenship in either Europe or Japan.
The Canon Foundation welcomes applications from all fields of research. European Fellows pursue a period of research in Japan and Japanese Fellows at host institutions in Europe. Fellowships are awarded for periods of at least three months up to a maximum of one year. Deadline for applications: 15 September 2014
For further information: www.canonfoundation.org