HU-UoM Joint Research Workshops Fund 2024

University News | November 22, 2023

Hokkaido University and The University of Melbourne (UoM) has established a matching fund to support joint research workshops organised by the researchers of both universities in March 2022. For the details of said Fund 2024, please visit the relevant websites and guidelines.

Application Period:

November 20, 2023 (Mon.) to February 16, 2024 (Fri.) | 18.00 Melbourne time


a joint research workshop which is held on either of the universities, between 1 April 2024 and 31 March 2025, and organised by a faculty or postdoctoral fellow in any fields of research of the universities


SmartyGrants (research grant application system) on the UoM website

– A co-application needs to be made by a research team with at least one HU researcher and one UoM researcher as PIs.
– Involvement of early career researchers and doctoral students is highly recommended.
– 1,500,000 JPY or equivalent to sending side and 500,000 JPY or equivalent to host side of the workshop will be provided; UoM researchers will receive financial support only from the UoM chancellery, and HU researchers will receive only from HU’s Institute for International Collaboration.
– Upon applications for the Workshops Fund with The University of Melbourne, a certain endorsement from the applicants’ affiliations shall be required.


(Institute for International Collaboration, Hokkaido University)