Grant Applications and Guidelines


NTU NUS - Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

NTU/NUS - Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
We are pleased to inform you that the NTU/NUS - JSPS Joint Research Projects and Joint Seminars FY2021 is now open for application.
The Japan society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) and the National University of Singapore (NUS)/Nanyang Technological University (NTU) carry out bilateral cooperative in accordance with their mutual agreement on international scientific collaboration. The aim of this programme is to form sustained networks evolved from individual scientist exchanges including young scientists, in the areas of Natural Science, Humanities and Social Sciences.
The duration of the research project is 2 years, and the amount awarded is up to S$38,000 per project per year. The research seminar on the other hand is for 1 week and the support for this is up to S$38,000.
Please click here​ to download the application form and guidelines.
The NTU funding for the above would be fully supported by RSO (100%).
Applicants should submit the following to ACR Office by email to Rachel Yee ( and Belinda Lim ( by 14 August 2020.
1) Fully signed and endorsed scanned/softcopy of Application form for (a) Joint Research Project or (b) Joint Seminar
2) A short CV from each NTU/Japanese Member on the research team (2 to 3 pages each)

3) Completed Application Excel list
Kindly note that the Japanese Team should also be submitting a concurrent application to JSPS. Applicants submitted to only a single organisation (i.e. to either NTU or JSPS only) will not be considered.