RFBR–Japan 2017 (Medicine) Competition of Basic Research Projects in Association with the Japan Medical Research Foundation

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RFBR–Japan 2017 (Medicine) Competition of Basic Research Projects in Association with the Japan Medical Research Foundation
Start: 15 June 2016 End: 19 September 2016 Application deadline: 15 June 2016 - 15 September 2016 Dates: 3 April 2017 - 31 December 2019 Website: http://www.rfbr.ru/rffi/ru/international_announcement/o_1956115 Review: 15 March 2017

Start: June 15, 09:19

End: September 19, 09:20

Proposal submission deadline: 15.06.2016 – 15.09.2016

Project implementation period: 03.04.2017 – 31.12.2019

Website: http://www.rfbr.ru/rffi/ru/international_announcement/o_1956115

Competition for basic research projects in association with the RFBR and the Japan Medical Research Foundation (JMRF)

The competition aims to enhance international cooperation in basic research and provide financial support for joint basic research projects of Russia and Japan.

The competition only allows basic research projects mutually agreed upon by the private individuals on part of Russia and Japan. The private individuals on part of Russia and Japan need to agree upon the content and title of research and submit it to the competition: Russian participants – to the RFBR, Japanese – to the JMRF.

The project title in English must be identical in the proposals of Russian and Japanese participants.

Competition themes (knowledge area (04) "Biology and Medical Sciences" of the RFBR classifier):

  1. Neurosciences
  2. Immunology and rheumatology
  3. Medical ecology
  4. Regenerative medicine and degenerative diseases.

Proposal submission deadline: 15.09.2016 (in electronic format via the KIAS system), 26.09.2016 in printed format to the RFBR
Proposal pendency deadline: First quarter of 2017
Project implementation period: 3 years (2017–2019)

Information for Japanese partners:

An identical proposal with an identical English title should be submitted to the Japanese Medical Research Foundation. For detailed information on proposal submission, requirements, and forms of competition documents, please contact the competition coordinator on part of Japan:
Mr.Ikuro Nakamura,
Secretary General,
Japan Medical Research Foundation (JMRF).
e-mail:. info@jmrf-nanbyou.org
tel.: +813-3580-8532

Potential partners:

Any other Japanese universities and scientific institutions are welcome to take part in the implementation of a joint project within the competition.

For detailed information on this and other competitions, please refer to the International Offices of SPbPU (Department of International Scientific and External Economic Relations): tel. 8 (812) 324-06-44; e-mail: ss.antonov@spbstu.ru,k.belyaevskaya@spbstu.ru anton.evdokimov@spbstu.ru