The grant is offered through the support program for women researchers in the Asia region.
Every year, Ochanomizu University calls for one or two non-Japanese researchers who are active in Asia as researchers or leaders in various fields and wish to return to Ochanomizu University for research. The grant is for up to 2,000,000 yen to conduct research at Ochanomizu University. For details, refer to the application guidelines at the link below.
The program provides former international students, who have returned home and are active in education, academic research, or public administration, the opportunity to conduct short-term joint research at a Japanese university. (Ochanomizu University accepted one student in FY2011).
Application guidelines, a list of universities, and research results are available on the JASSO website. For details, see the link below.
The program dispatches the former academic advisors of international students who have returned home and are engaged in education or research at a university or research institution in order to provide research guidance to the former students in their home country. For details, see the link below.
The program invites leading researchers of Japanese language to Japan for to provide an opportunity to conduct research into Japanese language and Japanese language education while living in Japan. For details, see the link below.