• Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) is an integrated organization of science and technology in our country that establishes an infrastructure for the entire process from the creation of knowledge to the return to the society.
    Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) is an integrated organization of science and technology in our country that establishes an infrastructure for the entire process from the creation of knowledge to the return to the society.

News

  • Integrated Database Workshop: AJACS Online 13

    November 28, 2022

    Integrated Database Workshop: AJACS Online 13
    The Department of NBDC Program held the “Integrated Database Workshop: AJACS Online 13” on November 24, 2022.
    Under the theme of “Getting to know, learn and use the chemical compounds and metabolome databases,” we conducted two lectures: (1) Using chemical compounds databases: PubChem, …
  • Symposium of Database Togo (Integration) 2022 held online

    October 24, 2022

    Symposium of Database Togo (Integration) 2022 held online
    The Department of NBDC Program held the Symposium of Database Togo (Integration) 2022 online on October 5, 2022 and attracted many participants from various organizations. We planned presentation sessions for the adopted projects of the Database Integration Coordination Program (DICP) and poster presentations by those involved in database development …
  • JST and the National Research Council of Canada signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC)

    October 17, 2022

    JST and the National Research Council of Canada signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC)
    The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) for research collaboration on 3rd October 2022 at the Kyoto International Conference Center.
    The objective of this MOC is for both parties to cooperate to support joint research and …
  • Information on Japan (JST) - Canada (NRC) Joint Call

    October 12, 2022

    Information on Japan (JST) - Canada (NRC) Joint Call
    [Closing date]April 03, 2023 17:00 (JST)
    JST is accepting proposals for Japanese-Canadian collaborative research projects in the field of "AI-based solutions for well-being, better living environments, and social connection for aging populations". …
  • The Second Marie Sklodowska Curie Award application is now open

    September 30, 2022

    The Second Marie Sklodowska Curie Award application is now open
    [Closing date]December 12, 2022 12:00 (JST)
    For the second Marie Sklodowska Curie Award, we will accept applications on behalf of researchers or by the researchers themselves from September 30–December 12, 2022. …

Overseas Branch Offices

The JST overseas offices are strategically located to capture the latest science and technology trends in their respective regions, actively promote the global activities of JST-funded Japanese researchers and leverage global networks to enhance and internationalize Japan's S&T.

  • Paris Office

    We are JST's first-established overseas office, responsible for a wide range of countries within Europe and Africa. We negotiate and coordinate with relevant organizations and support the growth of JST's European operations, where science cooperation is often multi-layered and complex. We also play a vital role in transmitting local information back to JST headquarters, and are actively expanding our network of related organizations in order to improve Japan's S&T presence in Europe.

    • Paris Office
    • Paris Office

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  • Beijing Office

    The Beijing office communicates with Chinese government agencies in the coordination of international joint research programs, and supports activities such as the Japan-China University Fair & Forum and "Japan Window" - a website and public social media account providing information about Japan in Chinese language. We cooperate to hold the China-Japan Science and Technology Forum, and work to enhance JST's presence by participating in central and local government events.

    • Beijing Office
    • Beijing Office

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  • Washington D.C. Office

    At the Washington, DC Office our mission is to strengthen scientific cooperation between JST and our counterpart organizations, between JST and local scientists and researchers, as well as to study and analyze STI policies and R&D trends in the US. The office has also helped support various scientific collaborative arrangements with other countries in the Americas.

    • Washington D.C. Office
    • Washington D.C. Office

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  • Singapore Office

    South and Southeast Asia, home to more than 2 billion people, have achieved remarkable growth in recent years. Located among areas of diverse culture and history, the Singapore office strives to connect Japanese universities, research institutes and companies with these areas for the promotion of JST's operations in Asia. We are actively promoting student exchange program Sakura Science in addition to collaborative research programs offered by JST including e-ASIA, SATREPS, and CHIRP.

    • Singapore Office
    • Singapore Office

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  • India Liaison Office

    The India Liaison Office supports JST's Japan-India Collaboration Hubs for International Research Program (CHIRP), the Sakura Science Plan, SATREPS and other international cooperation projects with India. We build scientific networks, expand JST's presence, and investigate local science and technology trends. We are working to become a nexus of exchange between universities, research institutes and companies in Japan and India/South Asia.

    • India Liaison Office
    • India Liaison Office

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