WASEDA Research Portal

Internal funding

WASEDA research acceleration program for early-stage principal investigators

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.

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.

Faculty Activity Acceleration Allowance

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).