The Leading House ETH Zurich and the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) jointly fund the exchange of young scientists between Japan and Switzerland. The instrument funds 3 to 6 months research stays in the partner country. Swiss researchers can apply to ETH Zurich for a stay in Japan and Japanese researchers to JSPS for a stay in Switzerland.
Eligibility: PhD Students, young postdocs and in exceptional cases also Master students from Swiss universities, Universities of Applied Sciences and research institutes are invited to apply. The call is open to all scientific disciplines including social sciences and humanities.
Funding: Grants will cover travel costs and a monthly living allowance for a research stay at a Japanese university or research laboratory.
Deadline: 17 May 2019
Detailed information on the call and the application form are available on ETH Global website.