JAUW International Fellowship Program 2020 in Japan (fully Funded)


Deadline : March 31, 2020

Japanese Association of University Women (JAUW) is now calling for Applications for its 2020 International Fellowships. Japanese Association of University Women (JAUW), established in 1946, is a member of GWI,  the world’s leading organization for women. JAUW shares IFUW’s mission together with its 50+ member associations around the globe.

Objective of this Program
To allow promising researchers/graduate students in any field to spend a period of time in residence in a graduate/research institute etc. in Japan.

  1. The program will allow maximum of 2 recipients, each winning between Yen500,000 and up to Yen1,000,000 to support transportation to and from Japan and cost for her stay in Japan.
  2. The period of stay in Japan under this award is for 4 to 6 months between October 2020 and March 2021.
  3. The program cannot be extended in any event.
  1. Applicants must be of non-Japanese women in the age below 45.
  2. Applicants must live outside Japan at the time of application.
  3. Applicants must hold a Master’s Degree or above.
  4. Applicants need to identify an institution/university in Japan where to conduct research.They need to have contacted and obtained a consent from a host at the identified institution/university before application. JAUW won’t extend any help regarding this matter.
  5. Applicants must submit application forms according to the Instructions.

For details of this program, please see the INSTRUCTIONS, which is downloadable from below.

  • INSTRUCTIONS for 2020 JAUW International Fellowship Application, (pdf)

To apply, you have to use the designated forms, downloadable from here : 

    • 2020 Personal Registration Information (Electric Data Format), (pdf) &word (docx)
    • 2020 Application Form Part 1 (Personal Data), (pdf) &word (docx)
    • 2020 Application Form Part 2 (Proposal & Related Data), (pdf) & word (docx)
    • 2020 Form of a Letter of Acceptance (pdf) & word (docx)
      (Be sure to ask your host professor etc. to use this form when writing a Letter of Acceptance. Other forms shall not be accepted.)
    • 2020 Form of Certificate of Health, (pdf)

To apply contact internationalfellow@jauw.org 

For more information, visit JAUW INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP.