This is an open competition for projects that carry out an exchange program showcasing the technological advances that are being implemented to address pressing social issues common to the U.S. and Japan in order to deepen the economic, scientific, and technological cooperation, promote sustainable economic growth, and strengthen people-to-people ties between both countries.
Even in developed countries such as the U.S. and Japan, there still exists social challenges that have yet to be resolved.
As an example, in Japan, the nature of its super aging society and a continuous decline in population have led to a shrinking workforce, resulting in contracted economic growth, especially in rural areas.
1) Not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/nongovernmental organizations
2) Public and private educational institutions
3) Public international organizations and governmental institutions
5) Projects up to 24 months.
Utilize This Offer
Award - Ceiling: US$75,000 / Floor: US$5,000
The Embassy will only consider grants that are geared toward Japanese audiences.
Applications are due no later than 11:59pm on March 31, 2020.
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