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International Alliance Japan: call for projects to support outgoing scientific mobility to Japan and scientific collaborations with Japan

From May 16, 2019 to June 30, 2019

Japan

The Université de Lyon launches a call for projects which is split in two parts: the funding of short duration outgoing scientific mobility to Japan and the support of structuring projects organized on the Lyon Saint-Étienne site with Japanese institutions.

OBJECTIVE

  • Increase international research and training collaborations.

TARGETED PRIORITY PARTNERS

  • Universities of the Université de Lyon International Alliance: the University of Tokyo and Tohoku University;
  • Others Japanese universities (based on their areas of expertise, the number of jointly co-published scientific papers and the global rankings).

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Research professors and researchers in one of the IDEXLYON consortium institutions.

TYPES OF ACTIONS FUNDED

  • Funding of outgoing scientific mobility:
    Short-term mobility to Japan (1 to 2 weeks) to develop joint scientific and/or training projects: double diploma, co-supervise research internships, joint PhD, etc.
  • Supporting structuring projects with Japanese partners:
    Organization costs, workshops to develop research projects, summer schools, symposiums, etc.

SELECTION

  • Application files will be examined by an ad hoc committee.

MODALITIES OF APPLICATION AND CALENDAR

  • The procedure of the call and the application form are available for download on this page;
  • Application deadline: June 30, 2019.