WASEDA Research Portal

List of support program

Internal funding

Waseda University Grants for Special Research Projects (“Tokutei Kadai”)

Supporting individual researchers in the construction and maintenance of an autonomous research environment

Individual Research Allowance

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.

External funding & Collaboration

Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration

The Cross-Ministerial Research and Development Management System (e-Rad)

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.

Grants offered by foundations

Overview of JSPS Application Support Services

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 Research Fellowships for Young Scientists

JSPS’s program which gives excellent young researchers the opportunity to concentrate on research.

Publication

Support for Academic Paper Publication

Support program for expense related to submitting articles such as translation, proofreading, article publication, etc.

Humanities and Social Sciences English-language Scholarly Book Publishing Support Program

Support Program for Publication in High Impact Journals

Subsidize expenses related to the publication in “high-impact journals”.

E-Resource Portal (i.e., databases, online journals by collection, e-books by collection)

E-resources that Waseda subscribes to as well as useful websites selected by our librarians.

Waseda University Repository

International collaborative research & Invitation

Services provided by the US-Japan Research Institute (USJI)

International Collaborations supported by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

JSPS offers a variety of programs to invite overseas researchers to Japan for the promotion of international scientific cooperation.

International Scholar Services (ISS)

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.

Faculty Exchange

DAAD-Waseda University Partnership Programme

ドイツ国内の高等教育機関と早稲田大学との連携の構築・強化、および共同研究促進に対する資金援助を行います

Services provided by Overseas Bases

ブリュッセルオフィス等、世界10カ国・地域に15の拠点を有しています。各拠点ではそれぞれの規模や特性に応じた研究支援(研究者のマッチング等)を行っています。

Grant Program for Promotion of International Joint Research

Overseas Research Travel Grant Program for Master’s/Doctoral Course Students

Academic conference, Symposium & Academic society

Grants offered by foundations

Academic Society Conference Travel Subsidy and International Academic Conference Travel Subsidy

Subsidize travel expenses for academic conferences, international conferences and international symposia.

Subsidy for Holding a National Meeting

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.

Subsidies for presenting a thesis at international academic conference and for miscellaneous costs related to research activities

This subsidy is mainly for doctoral students who give a presentation at an international research conference.

Subsidy for Association Expenses

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.

Grant for Study Abroad Program Operation

Scholarly output & Management of intellectual property rights

Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration

Press release on research results Guidelines for researchers on announcing research results to the media

Support for Academic Paper Publication

Support program for expense related to submitting articles such as translation, proofreading, article publication, etc.

Support Program for Publication in High Impact Journals

Subsidize expenses related to the publication in “high-impact journals”.

Waseda University Repository

Facilities, IT & Library support

IT service navigation

We provide various IT services, rent software (anti-virus software, Office, SPSS Statistics, etc.) and various AV devices (projectors, video cameras, etc.).

Securing research time, Outsourcing & Employing research assistant

Work-Life Balance Support

Childcare and researcher support provided by Office for Promotion of Equality and Diversity.

Research support for “Life Events”

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.

Research ethics & Integrity

Office of Research Ethics

Research fund spending rules

Various application forms

Financial Management System Manual

Research Funds Manual

e-Trip

Download formats

Various application forms