Calls for Proposals Early-stage Overseas FY 2018 Japan-Spain Joint call for Strategic International Collaborative Research Program (SICORP)


Status of Grants/Funding Opportunities Pre-announcement
R&D phase Basic Study, Applied Study, Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study
Key Fields Other programs(1st)
Submission Deadline
Division of International Collaboration, Department of International Affairs
E-mail: sicorp "at", Replace "at" with "@".
Please contact us, preferably by e-mail using the above contact information.

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Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) is launching a joint call with the Secretary of State for Research, Development and Innovation (SEIDI) of Spain in this March. The target research area is the field of “Nanomedicine”. Please refer to the application guidelines published on AMED website in this March.

Program summary

SICORP provides support for international joint research projects on the basis of equal partnership in countries,regions,and fields of cooperation that have been designated as particularly important by the Ministry of Education,Culture,Sports,Science and Technology (MEXT) on the basis of intergovernmental agreements,in collaboration with funding agencies in the countries concerned.

The aim of this program is to contribute solutions to challenges facing world today and to bolster Japan’s scientific and technological capabilities through collaboration with a broad range of countries.
This program, with a view to disseminating excellent research results of our country to the world, expects to achieve synergies and develop mutually by collaborating with foreign countries and regions in science and technology that can be a source of our competitiveness.

Program Details

How to Apply

Japan-based co-applicants submit the proposal documents via e-Rad according to the application guidelines published on AMED website in this March.


Last updated 03/07/18