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Franco-Japanese joint scholarship program
by Fondation Pasteur Japon and the French Government 2021（2021-2022）
（French Government Scholarship Program）
The Fondation Pasteur Japon organizes, in cooperation with the French Embassy in Japan, the Franco-Japanese joint scholarship program for Japanese students who wish to conduct research activities at the Institut Pasteur for the purpose of developing Franco-Japanese cooperation in the field of medical science research.
The application requirements for this year are as follows, so please apply by the deadline.
[Required Qualification of the applicant]
(For the list of laboratories of the Institut Pasteur, please refer to the following website of the Institut Pasteur)
https://research.pasteur.fr/en/teams-heads/ (English) or
Other elements are subject to the guidelines of the French Government Scholarship Program.
[Number of dispatched students]
Up to 2 persons per year
[Dispatch period and scholarship (only for those who can start in 2021)]
There are three options:
＜Scholarship for Master's program students＞
This is a scholarship for students who wish to enter a French Master's program.
＜General scholarship for PhD students: Regular stay type＞
This is a scholarship for students wishing to stay in France and receive research guidance as a part of their doctoral program. Registration at a French university is mandatory.
＜Scholarship for doctoral students who conduct research training＞
This is a scholarship for doctoral students who belong to a doctoral program at a Japanese university and conduct research training in France for a minimum of 15 days up to 6 months.
The student will conduct research training for up to 6 months at the Institut Pasteur. There is no obligation to enroll in a French university.
In any of the above cases, social insurance premiums shall be borne in full by French government.
The round-trip economy class airfare between Japan and France shall be borne, within the limit of 1, 200 euros, by the Fondation Pasteur Japon.
[Obligations in order to receive a scholarship]
Throughout the period of dispatch, the student must concentrate on research based on the research plan prepared at the Institut Pasteur under instructions from the supervisor of the scholarship.
Submit an interim report 3 months and 6 months after the start of the dispatch period, and a report on the research results (research outline) to the Fondation Pasteur Japon within two months after the end of the dispatch period (in Japanese and French or English)
Pursuant to the French government scholarship guidelines for international student application
(see http://science-japon.org/fr/bgf/0/ ) .
[Selection schedule and result notification]
[Application documents to be submitted to the Fondation Pasteur Japon]
Please send a set of the PDF copy of the application documents to the French Embassy and the documents that should be submitted to the Fondation Pasteur Japon to the following e-mail address:
Secretariat, Fondation Pasteur Japon: firstname.lastname@example.org
From September 20th 2020 to November 20th 2020
Secretariat, Fondation Pasteur Japon (Hideo Nakamura or Keiko Oya )
2nd floor, Gallery Center Building, 6-3-2 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061,
For any inquiries about the content of the present application guidelines, please feel free to contact us by e-mail.