The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) decided to start new projects within the framework of the e-ASIA Joint Research Program.
JST and 6 funding agencies from 4 countries jointly opened the call for research projects in the fields of “Advanced Interdisciplinary Research towards Innovation” and “Alternative Energy.”
A total of 23 proposals, 6 in the field of “Advanced Interdisciplinary Research towards Innovation” and 17 in the field of “Alternative Energy” were submitted in response to the joint call. Based on an expert evaluation conducted in each country, JST and the other funding agencies jointly decided to adopt four projects, two in the field of “Advanced Interdisciplinary Research towards Innovation” and two in the field of “Alternative Energy.”
The research period is scheduled to be three years.
Department of International Affairs, JST
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