Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) is accepting propoals for the Strategic Basic Research Programs FY2021 (CREST, PRESTO and ACT-X).

Please see the following HP for the details.
URL:https://www.jst.go.jp/kisoken/boshuu/teian-en.html
 

Schedule (Term1): FY2021 Existing Research Areas

  • Application deadlines:
    PRESTO/ACT-X : Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 12:00 noon, Japan time
    CREST : Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 12:00 noon, Japan time
     
  • Notification of document screening results: Middle of June – Early in July
  • Interview period: Early in July – Middle of July
  • Research start: October, 2021 or After

Schedule (Term2): FY2021 New Research Areas

  • Application deadlines:
    PRESTO/ACT-X: Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 12:00 noon, Japan time
    CREST: Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 12:00 noon, Japan time
     
  • Notification of document screening results: Middle of July – Early in August
  • Interview period: Late in July – Middle of August
  • Research start: October, 2021 or After

Contact:

Department of Innovation Research
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
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