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 We support your application for KAKENHI

Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research, or KAKENHI, is Japan’s leading competitive funds for the development of scientific research in all fields, from basic to applied.

Research projects will be selected through a peer-review process involving multiple researchers close to the applicant’s field of expertise. And the selection rate is around 30%. If you are well prepared, there is a good chance that your project will be selected.

Now, let’s get started preparing!

Primary Information

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Website

This JSPS site explains almost all about KAKENHI. The information is vast, but please take a look at it.

How to apply for KAKENHI? – secondary information

Please check the NanoLSI Office’s email of August 7, 2020, at 3:00 pm for a password to access the following information.


Handout of NanoLSI KAKENHI Seminar FY2019

This material explains the KAKENHI application process.


And this material and two videos explain how to write a KAKENHI application form.

Handout of NanoLSI KAKENHI Writing Seminar FY2019

NanoLSI Support for KAKENHI Application

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