JFKL is the gateway for Malaysian applicants to the Japan Foundation’s grant programmes that are open globally. Details of the programmes can be found on the Japan Foundation headquarters’ website. Below is a summary of programmes that will provide you an idea of our working areas.
Applications for 2019/2020 are now open.
Download full Program Guidelines here (pdf/44 pages/2.78MB).
|Arts and Cultural Exchange|
|1||Grant Programme for Dispatching Artists and Cultural Specialists
This programme provides financial support to artists and Japanese culture specialists who participate in cultural events overseas.
*The Invitee must apply for themselves from Japan for this programme.
|Q-DACS||Japanese individuals and organisations||1st round: December 3, 2018
2nd round: June 3,
|2||Exhibitions Abroad Support Programme
This programme provides financial support to museum and art institutions overseas for the organisation of Japan-related exhibitions.
|Q-EAS||Overseas organisations||Dec 3, 2018|
|3||Support Programme for Translation and Publication on Japan
This programme provides financial support to foreign publishers for translating and/or publishing Japanese books.
|Q-TPS||Overseas organisations||Nov 20, 2018|
|Japanese Studies Overseas and Intellectual Exchange|
|4||Japan Foundation Japanese Studies Fellowship Programme
This programme provides foreign Japanese Studies scholars with opportunities to conduct research in Japan.
|RJS-FW||Overseas individuals||Dec 3, 2018|
|5||Grant Program for Japanese Studies Projects
This programme provides grants toward various Japanese studies projects implemented by overseas organisations.
|RJS-KP||Overseas organisations||Dec 3, 2018|
|6||Grant Programme for Intellectual Exchange Conferences
This programme provides grants for international conferences and other dialogue activities on global issues and/or strengthening ties between Japan and other countries.
|RIE-RC||Japanese and overseas organisations||Dec 3, 2018|
|Strengthening Cultural Exchange in Asia|
|7||Grant Programme for Promotion of Cultural Collaboration
This programme provides grants for expenses incurred by Japanese/ASEAN organisations that are involved in collaborative projects.
|AC-CC||Japanese and overseas organisations||1st round: Dec 3, 2018
2nd round: June 3, 2019
|8||The Asia Center Fellowship Programme
This programme provides fellowship opportunities to Japanese/ASEAN specialists that are involved in collaborative projects or research activities.
|AC-FS||Japanese and overseas individuals||1st round: Dec 3, 2018
2nd round: June 3, 2019