• Program objectives

          The Hakuho Japanese Language Research Fellowship Program aims to enhance the fundamentals of research into the Japanese language instruction and to promote the deepening and practicalization of such research both in Japan and abroad by inviting leading international researchers to Japan to conduct residential research.

  • Eligibility

      Researchers to which all of the following apply.

         - Engaged in research into the Japanese language og Japanese language instruction.

         - University professors or associate professors with outstanding research results, or other persons with equivalent research backgrounds.

         - Non-Japanese nationallity.( Japanese nationals who have resided outside of Japan for 10 years or more and are active in the academic community of their country of residence will also be considered)

         - Those able to visit Japan alone. ( The grant is intended for researchers. Accompanying family members cannot be accommodated)

  • schedule

       Application period: September 3 - October 31, 2012

       Notification of results: Mid-January 2013 ( tentative )

       Fellowship period: October 1, 2013 - September 30, 2014 ( Long-term fellowships: 1 year, short-term fellowship: 6 months )

  • Receiving organizations

 National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics

Ochanomizu University

Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

Waseda University

  • Contact

Hakuho Japanese Language Research Fellowship Program Secretariat

Sanbancho KS Bldg, 2 Sanbancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0075, Japan

Tel: + 81-(0) 3-3263-8695 Fax : + 81-(0) 3-3263-8687

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