The dead-line for submission:December 2nd, 2019

The research period:From April 1st, 2020 to March 31st, 2021


Institute for Protein Research (IPR), Osaka University, invites applications for international collaborative research. The research should be conducted in the form of a collaboration with at least one of the Principal Investigators (PIs) at IPR, or it should use equipments/ experimental facilities of IPR, including solution- and solid-state-NMR spectrometers with ultra-high magnetic fields, cryoelectron microscopes, and a synchrotron beam line for biological macromolecular assemblies at SPring-8. In the fiscal year of 2020, the research period is from April 1st, 2020 to March 31st, 2021. Successful applications will receive financial support for the travel expenses, up to the amount determined at the time of acceptance based on the availability of the funds.

Each applicant should submit “Application Form” for the collaborative research along with a recommendation from at least one PI at IPR (listed in the next page). The dead-line for submission for the 2020 fiscal year is December 2nd, 2019. After review, accepted applications will be announced at the end of March, 2020. Even after the dead-line, proposals with urgent need can be submitted at any time during the 2020 fiscal year and may be approved after review, although the travel support may not be granted for such “late” proposals.