Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) International Top Young Fellowship (ITYF)

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Current state: Approved
Country: Japan
Contact Person: Masaki Fujimoto
Institution: JAXA
Application Due Date: Saturday, August 31 2013
Web Link: http://www.jaxa.jp/employ/index_e.html


Fellowship (ITYF) was established as a prestigious new fellowship 

program in 2009. The ITYF is designed to attract outstanding, highly 

motivated, early-career researchers in any of the space science fields 

covered by the Institute of Space and Astronautical Sciences (ISAS) to 

work in Japan for 3 (extendable to 5) years. An excellent remuneration 

package is offered, including research budget (including travel 

expense) so that the fellow can extend their international profile, as 

well as developing collaborations within Japan.


The most recent call for JAXA International Top Young Fellowship

applications, for FY2013, has been issued.

The application deadline is 31 August 2013. Please see the below the link for further details.




Please feel free to forward this information to those who might beinterested in it.


Masaki Fujimoto