We summarize research support information in Waseda to support research activities of researchers on this website.
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This university-wide program is intended to give a global boost to daring and pioneering research by PIs so as to help them cultivate universal wisdom and create new social value without fear of failure.
Supporting individual researchers in the construction and maintenance of an autonomous research environment
A research fund issued to each department in order to support the individual academic research conducted by Tenured Faculty, Assistant Professor (without tenure) and the assistant.
The Faculty Activity Acceleration Allowance provides supplementary support for activities funded by university fiscal resources, covering research expenses (such as general consumables, funds for preparation for research and educational activities aimed at acquisition of new external funding, and expenses to improve research lab environment).
A cross-ministerial system enabling online management of research and development work through the Competitive Funding System run by Japanese ministries and agencies and other open research funding systems.
The International Office offer the following application completion support services to those wishing to apply for the international collaboration programs offered by the JSPS, namely the Core-to-Core Program, the Japanese-German Graduate Externship, the A3 Foresight Program (Japan, China and Korea), and the International Joint Research Programs (JRPS, PIRE, ORA, G8-RCI) .
JSPS’s program which gives excellent young researchers the opportunity to concentrate on research.
Support program for expense related to submitting articles such as translation, proofreading, article publication, etc.
Subsidize expenses related to the publication in “high-impact journals”.
E-resources that Waseda subscribes to as well as useful websites selected by our librarians.
There are some services of supporting your OA publishing in Waseda University.
Financial support for the creation/further development of collaborative partnerships and the promotion of joint research between Waseda University and institutions of higher education in Germany.
JSPS offers a variety of programs to invite overseas researchers to Japan for the promotion of international scientific cooperation.
The Overseas Researcher Program provides researchers at overseas institutions with an opportunity to conduct research under the guidance of a faculty member at Waseda University.
Programs to send Waseda University faculty to partner universities that have specially established faculty exchange frameworks.
Waseda University has 15 offices, such as the Waseda Brussels Office, in 10 countries and regions around the world. Each office features unique characteristics and services (such as researcher match-making) to support Waseda researchers and their overseas partners.
Grant program defraying costs of overseas travel for Waseda researchers and their overseas counterparts to promote international joint research.
Grant program designed to support research at overseas institutions for Waseda’s upper-level undergraduates and graduate students.
Subsidize travel expenses for academic conferences, international conferences and international symposia.
If a nation-wide academic association involving our university’s Tenured Faculty will hold a nation-wide research meeting/conference at our university, we will subsidize the expenses associated with the event.
Support for the activities of a large scale academic association to which our university’s Tenured Faculty belongs, and where we have a secretariat office at our university.
We provide various IT services, rent software (anti-virus software, Office, SPSS Statistics, etc.) and various AV devices (projectors, video cameras, etc.).
In order to secure research time for researchers, this system allows them to pay for non-research work on their behalf from their direct expenses.
The purpose is to provide support to concentrate on research for principal investigator who have acquired research funds over a certain size or young research principals who have acquired a specific research subject.
Childcare and researcher support provided by Office for Promotion of Equality and Diversity.
This support is for researchers of Waseda University who are on maternity or childcare leave; it is intended to support the continuation of their research activities by allocating research support staff and research assistants.