The Japan Foundation Program Guidelines FY2008-2009

The Japan Foundation Program Guidelines
Fiscal Year April 2008 – March 2009

The Japan Foundation, offers various grants to individuals and organizations.
These grants are intended for Japan-related projects in the fields of culture,
arts and education.

The Program Guidelines for fiscal year April 2008 – March 2009 is now available
at the Japanese Studies Program (JSP). Please note that only individuals can
apply for the Japanese Studies Fellowship Program, Graduate Program on Japanese
Language and Culture (M.A. / Ph.D. Courses) and the Japanese Language Program
for Researchers / Postgraduate Students. The “Grant Program for Cultural
Presentation Abroad” and the “Grant Program for Cultural Cooperation” are for
individuals / organizations. Other programs are designed for institutions /
organizations. The Japanese Studies Fellowship Program (social sciences and
humanities) is highly competitive; it is open to preeminent scholars,
experienced researchers and cultural specialists.

The Guidelines must be read carefully and should one wish to apply, he/she will
have to request for the application form for a specific program from the Japan
Foundation, Manila. Duly accomplished forms with complete supporting documents
must be submitted not later than THURSDAY, 29 NOVEMBER. Successful applicants
(individuals/organizations) will be announced by April 2008.

For more information, please check the Japan Foundation homepage at

To avail of the program guidelines, please post/fax/e-mail (
a letter of request to:

The Japan Foundation, Manila
12/F, Pacific Star Bldg., Makati Ave., Makati City
tel. # 811-61-55 to 58 / fax # 811-61-53

Deadline for the submission of the letter of request: Thursday, 15 Nov. 2007.

Hiroko Nagai-Yabut, Ph.D.
Japanese Studies Program
3/F Social Sciences Building
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Telefax: 426-6001 local 5248