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Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University
Cooperative Research Program
Call for Applications for the Cooperative Research Program in 2020
The Kyoto University Primate Research Institute offers the Cooperative Research Program for researchers who wish to conduct primatological research through or at our institution. This program enables interested parties to use our animal collections, materials and research facilities/equipment, as well as access our field sites within Japan. Furthermore, we can provide visiting researchers accommodations at our on-campus dormitory.
If you are interested in this program, please submit an application form using the designated method described in the application guidelines.
There are three research categories: (1) Planned Research Projects; (2)
Individual Research Projects; and, (3) Continuously Accepted Research
Projects. We provide research expenses for projects accepted within the
Planned Research Projects and Individual Research Projects categories. We
recruit researchers for the Cooperative Research Program once a year, with
applications due in January. We accept applications for Continuously Accepted
Research Projects throughout the year. Each year, we support on average 120
projects involving 300 researchers through this program.
Applications are now being accepted for the Cooperative Research Program in
Please select a research category and download the designated application
Please submit your application on the Application Webpage using the link below.
The deadline for applications for Planned Research Projects and Individual Research Projects is January 15th (Wed.), 2020.
We accept applications for Continuously Accepted Research Projects
throughout the year. However, if you wish to begin your research project at
the beginning of the fiscal year, i.e. from April 2020, please apply before
Forms for fiscal year 2019
Other forms for fiscal year 2020 (After selection)