Grants

« Grants For Arts, Culture & Intellectual Exchanges

The Japan Foundation Annual Grant And Fellowship

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).

No. Program Inquiry Code Eligibility Deadline
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,

2019

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