Hosei International Fund (HIF) Foreign Scholars Fellowship
Purpose Invitations are extended to young scholars from abroad who are, at the least, enrolled in a doctoral degree program to apply to the HIF Fellowship Program to carry out non-degree research programs at Hosei University under the direction of and/or in cooperation with Hosei faculty and researchers. It is expected that joint cooperation and coordination with Hosei faculty will contribute much to the development of the university’s research capabilities.
Travel Grant and Other Perquisites
◆ An HIF Fellow can receive all or part of economy class transportation expenses for travel to and from Japan. The travel subsidy for round-trip travel is ¥300,000 maximum (or up to ¥150,000 for one way travel). To receive the inbound travel subsidy, the researcher must be living outside Japan; to receive the outbound subsidy a researcher must leave Japan within 30 days of completion of the research program.
◆ An HIF Fellow may receive assistance in his/her research from the research advisor, participate in lectures and seminars, and use other facilities of Hosei University.
◆ An HIF Fellow will be provided with shared office space, PC, and a Hosei University network ID.
◆All statements made in the application must be true and correct in every detail; if found otherwise, the grant will be withdrawn.
◆ Grantees who are concurrently awarded a scholarship from any other institution or organization in Japan will have their HIF grants suspended or reduced according to the amount received from these outside sources.
◆ The Fellow may not engage in any paid activities for a Japanese or foreign institution, while receiving the HIF Fellowship.
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