Abe Fellowship Program for International Multidisciplinary Research 2017


Abe Fellowship Program for International Multidisciplinary Research , and applications are submitted till September 1, 2016. The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) are inviting applications for the Abe fellowship program. The fellowship is awarded to the citizens of the United States and Japan as well as to nationals of other countries to pursue research in the social sciences and related disciplines. The program provides Abe Fellows with a minimum of 3 and maximum of 12 months of full-time support over a 24-month period. Members of the American research community must spend at least one-third of the fellowship tenure in Japan. Members of the Japanese research community must spend at least one-third of the fellowship tenure in USA. Full details:

School(Institutions/ Country): | Anywhere in the world. USA and Japan (Members of the American research community must spend at least one-third of the fellowship tenure in Japan. Members of the Japanese research community must spend at least one-third of the fellowship tenure in the U.S. )

Level: undertake research programme at an American or Japanese institution.

Field(s): Fellowship is awarded for international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern. Applicants are invited to submit proposals for research in the social sciences and related disciplines relevant to any one or any combination of the four themes below. The themes are:

  • Threats to Personal, Societal, and International Security
  • Growth and Sustainable Development
  • Social, Scientific, and Cultural Trends and Transformations
  • Governance, Empowerment, and Participation

Deadline : September 1, 2016.

Funded By: The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP)

Beneficiaries(Target Groups):  2016 Abe Fellowship Program is targeted for citizens of the United States and 

Japan as well as to nationals of other countries who can demonstrate strong and serious long-term affiliations with research communities in Japan or the United States.

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

No. of awards: Approximately 13 awards are made in a given year.

Scholarship Tenure : The program provides Abe Fellows with a minimum of 3 and maximum of 12 months of full-time support over a 24-month period. Fellowship tenure must begin between April 1 and December 31 of a given year. Fellowship tenure need not be continuous, but must be concluded within 24 months of initial activation of the Fellowship.

Value of Scholarship : The amount of the Abe Fellowship is not fixed. It varies widely, depending on the details of the research plan and on whether the award includes salary replacement.

Description

The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan

Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) announce the annual Abe Fellowship Program competition.

Funding for the Abe Fellowship Program is provided by CGP.

The Abe Fellowship is designed to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern.

 The program seeks to foster the development of a new generation of researchers who are interested in policy-relevant topics of long-range importance and who are willing to become key members of a bilateral and global research network built around such topics.

It strives especially to promote a new level of intellectual cooperation between the Japanese and American academic and professional communities committed to and trained for advancing global understanding and problem solving.

Eligibility

‣ This  Abe Fellowship Program is open to citizens of the United States and Japan as well as to nationals of other countries who can demonstrate strong and serious long-term affiliations with research communities in Japan or the United States.

 Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or the terminal degree in their field, or have attained an equivalent level of professional experience at the time of application.

 Previous language training is not a prerequisite for this Fellowship. However, if the research project requires language ability, the applicant should provide evidence of adequate proficiency to complete the project.

 Applications from researchers in professions other than academia are encouraged with the expectation that the product of the fellowship will contribute to the wider body of knowledge on the topic specified.

 Projects proposing to address key policy issues or seeking to develop a concrete policy proposal must reflect nonpartisan positions.

Notification:

 Decisions are announced by the end of November.

Scholarship Application Method 

 Applications are submitted via online using this Application Form

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 Scholarship Applications are due on September 1, 2016.

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

 It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

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