United Nations and the Nippon Foundation of Japan announce Fellowship Programme

The United Nations and the Nippon Foundation of Japan announce opening of applications for the fellowship programme. The objective of the fellowship is to provide opportunities for advanced education and research in the field of ocean affairs and the law of the sea, and related disciplines including marine science in support of management frameworks, to Government officials and other mid-level professionals from developing States, so that they may obtain the necessary knowledge to assist their … [Read more...]

The Nippon Foundation Fellowship for pursuing Master’s Degree in Comparative and International Disability Policy

Comparative and International Disability Policy (CIPD) has recently established the Institute on Disability and Public Policy (IDPP) for the ASEAN countries commencing in August 2011 in the corporation of the Nippon Foundation that will make available full fellowships including tuitions, books, required assistive technology and other support services to a small group of individuals with disabilities to pursue graduate studies (Master’s level).  This agenda will be accessible completely online, … [Read more...]

Fellowship Grants under the Nippon Foundation Fellowships for Asian Public Intellectuals

The Nippon Foundation's Fellowship Program for Asian Public Intellectuals (API) provides grants to successful applicants to carry out a project during the fellowship period (1-12 months) in a country or countries (currently confined to Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand. NGO activists, social workers, public servants, researchers, academics, media professionals, artists etc committed to working for the betterment of society can apply for these fellowship grants. The program … [Read more...]

Sasakawa Peace Foundation, The

The Tokyo-based Sasakawa Peace Foundation has a mission to work towards the international community for the welfare of human kind and contribute towards peace. For this purpose, it carries out activities such as research, human resource development, international conferences, exchange, dissemination and cooperation with other organizations across the world. NGOs can seek funding from this Foundation during any part of the year. It has several funding programs providing support to … [Read more...]