Visegrad Group (V4)-Japan Joint Research Program

Advanced Materials Joint Call
22 January 2015 | 10 April 2015
|Connecting Japan and the V4 Countries through Excellent Research Collaboration|

œThe V4-Japan Advanced Materials Joint Call is now open

The deadline for submission of proposals is 10 April 2015, 10:00 am GMT, i.e. 7:00 pm Japanese time.

œThe V4-Japan Joint Research Program

This program is a mechanism for formulating and supporting research projects that involve scientists from the V4 countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia) and Japan.


For this first Joint Call in the field of Advanced Materials, each project consortium should consist of at least 3 partners: one from Japan and two from two different V4 countries participating in the Joint Call. Proposals eligible for this first call are those that follow the gJapan+2 V4 countriesh (1+2), gJapan+3 V4 countriesh (1+3), and gJapan+4 V4 countriesh (1+4) models. Proposals that follow the bilateral model of gJapan+1 V4 countryh (1+1) will not be eligible.

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Joint Call Text (PDF 1MB), Application Forms (Word 1MB)

œCall Secretariat (Please contact the Call Secretariat for general information)


œFunding Organizations and Enquiries (Please contact your corresponding funding organization for information on national/regional rules and regulations)

The Visegrad Group (V4) countries

International Visegrad Fund (IVF) International Visegrad Fund (IVF)
Ms. Lenka Buckova
E-mail: E-mail(IVF)
Phone: +421 259 203 811
Czech Republic(flag) Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic (MEYS)
Ms. Tereza Čížková
E-mail: E-mail(MEYS)
Phone: +420 234 811 360
Hungary(flag) Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (OTKA)
(National Office for Research, Development, and Innovation (NKFIH), as of 31/12/2014)
Dr. Elod Nemerkenyi
E-mail: E-mail(OTKA)
Phone: 36 1 219 8757
Poland(flag) National Center for Research and Development of Poland (NCBR)
Ms. Krystyna Maciejko
E-mail: E-mail(NCBR)
Phone: +48 22 39 07 489
Slovakia(flag) Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS)
Ms. Katarina Bibova
E-mail: E-mail(SAS)
Phone: +421 2 5751 0136


Japan(flag) Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
Ms. Yumiko Miyashita, Mr. Dai Minowa
E-mail: E-mail(JST)
Phone: + 81 (0)3 5214 7375

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