Deadline:

 03 August 2018.

Location:

 

 Japan.

(Partially Funded)

Description

A grant opportunity “Exploring New Values for Society”

The main topic of Research Grant Program 2018, titled “Exploring New Values for Society”, supports ambitious projects that adopt a panoramic view of the world and look generations into the future in order to seek new values for society by fundamentally exploring novel philosophies and arts to address difficult issues to be faced by future society; issues that are on a global scale; issues that transcend generations; and nascent problems that will only fully manifest themselves in the future.

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The Toyota Foundation is a grant-making foundation whose goal is to contribute toward the realization of a more people-oriented society and a resulting increase in human happiness. We provide grants in support of research and operations in order to identify a diverse array of social issues, with a focus on areas of human and natural environment, social welfare, and education and culture. From the outset, the Toyota Foundation has provided grants with an eye to supporting projects based on foresight, a participatory orientation, and an international perspective.

Specializations for studying on this opportunity:

  • Humanities.
  • Social Science.
  • Social Work.
  • Sociology.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

 Two years, beginning May 1, 2019.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • In principle, project teams of three persons or more are eligible for the grant. (Proposals by teams of two persons or less shall be accepted in cases where it is difficult to organize a team of three persons due to reasons such as the novelty of the social issues targeted by the project.)
  • Project representatives must be 45 years old or under on the day of the beginning of the grant.
  • No restrictions are placed on proposals with regard to the areas of research or the methods employed; nor is there any limitation with regard to the nationality or place of residence of the project representative or participants, or their affiliation (or lack thereof) with a university, research institute, NPO/NGO, or other organization.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Total Amount of Grants: 60 million yen.
  • Grant Amount per Project: Up to 8 million yen.

How to Apply

First Step: read proposal guidelines here.

Second Step: full the project proposal form here.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Sarra Messili /Algeria

Reviewed by” Lenah Hafez/ Egypt
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MARJ3 Scholarships team