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Japanese Society Activity for the Recruitment Guidance of Alternatives to Animal Experiments Research Grants
11th Mandom International Research Grants on Alternative to Animal Experiments.

  Grants Body
  Japanese Society for Alternatives to Animal Experiments (JSAAE)
  Researchers around the world, mainly focusing on Asia, who are members of the JSAAE and engaged in research in the following area in public or private universities or research organizations of national or non profit-making bodies.
  Research Description
  Research relating to alternatives to animal experiments (1. Cosmetics field of research or 2. Others field of research)
  Please send a document containing the following information, preferably in MS Word, either as email attachment or sent via ordinary post: 1) Name of applicant; 2) Date of birth; 3) Age; 4) University/research organization; 5) Contact details (address, telephone number, fax number, email address); 6) Degree qualification and date conferred; 7) Specialist research field; 8) Research career(the academic background, the business career, going abroad to study, and the public project participation, etc. after college.); 9) Title of research for which Grants is sought; 10) Purpose of the said research; 11) Plan of the said research; 12) The use of Grants; 13) Expected results
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  Send Application to


1-1 Keyakidai, Sakado, Saitama 350-0295 Japan
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Josai University
Tel +81-49-271-7685
Fax +81-49-271-7522
E-mail sokimura(at)josai.ac.jp
Please replace (at) with @ when you send e-mail
  Selection Panel
  Planning Committee of the JSAAE
  Selection Criteria
  Compliant with the principles of the 3Rs (Replacement, Reduction, Refinement). Research specially focusing on Replacement (no animal experiments by the Grants).
  Amount of Grants
  500,000 Japanese Yen (JPY) to 2,000,000 JPY per project; total Grants available: 2,500,000 JPY per annum.
  Grants Period
  One year from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019
  Obligations of the Successful Applicant
  The grant recipient shall not use the Grants received for other purposes other than those mentioned in the application.
A research report on the Grants research must be submitted within two months of the end of the Grants period. The research report must be accompanied with a statement of expenditure detailing how the Grants was spent.
And the research results of the Grants research must be presented at the annual meeting of the JSAAE in 2019, and the interim report might have to be presented at the annual meeting of the JSAAE in 2018.
Also, the results of the research must be submitted to the AATEX journal or other journal relating to alternatives to animal experiments within twenty-four months from the end of the Grants period. When submitting the results, it must bear the title "Research Grants by the Mandom International Research Grants on Alternative to Animal Experiments." And, when the paper was published, this reprint must be presented to us. However, if the submission cannot be addressed within the specified period of time, we oblige to the information of the journal's name and the presentation of the copy of submitted paper when the paper was accepted at a future date.
If any of these obligations are not fulfilled, any and all problems shall be settled by mutual consultation between parties.
  Selection and Grants Schedule
September, 2017, to the end of January, 2018: Application open for bids (deadline: January 31, 2018, postmark accepted).
February 1, 2018 to March 31, 2018: Deliberation and selection of successful bids.
Early of April, 2018: Announcement of successful bids, completion of Grants procedures (The payment of the grants becomes it among May).
April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019: Grants period.
  Further Information and Document Submission
  As with application (email or fax is preferablel).
  Other Information
  All personal data obtained through the Grants application shall be used strictly for the purpose of selection for this Grants bid only.


Office of JSAAE

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Tel: +81-3-5981-6011
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