Calls for Proposals FY 2016 e-ASIA Joint Research Program (e-ASIA JRP) – Joint Call for “Health Research: Infectious Diseases, Cancer Research”


Status of Grants/Funding Opportunities Grants/Funding Opportunities
R&D phase Basic Study, Applied Study, Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study, Clinical Trials
Key Fields Other programs(1st)
Submission Deadline 02/28/17 Tue
Division of International Collaboration, Department of International Affairs
E-mail: e-asia "at", Replace "at" with "@".
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Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) is pleased to announce a call for proposals for FY 2016 e-ASIA Joint Research Program (e-ASIA JRP) in “Health Research: Infectious Diseases, Cancer Research”. research area.

  Research field Project size Research period Number of projects to be selected
1 Infectious Diseases

24 million yen/project as direct expenses

(full 3-year period)

3 years


0-2 projects
2 Cancer Research

24 million yen/project as direct expenses

(full 3-year period)

3 years


0-2 projects

Program summary

The e-ASIA JRP was formally inaugurated on June 28, 2012 and the prospective member organizations are public funding institutions of 10 ASEAN member countries + 8 (Australia, Japan, New Zealand, China, India, Korea, Russia, USA).

The e-ASIA JRP pursues, in the prioritized fields for members (Health Research, Biomass and Plant Science, Disaster Prevention, etc.), state-of-the-art technologies and science as well as solutions to common issues to realize innovative and robust economies and societies in the region.

Program Details


Japan-based applicants

Please refer Application Guideline I. Eligibility for Japan-based applicants.

Solicitation Period

12/23/16 Fri - 02/28/17 Tue

Proposals must be submitted by e-mail to the e-ASIA JRP Secretariat by 17:00 (Thai Standard Time, UTC+7) on 28th February 2017.

Yoshihide Kobayashi (Mr.)
e-ASIA JRP Secretariat
E-mail: easia_secretariat"at", Replace "at" with "@".

Japanese applicants also must submit a project title, a summary of the project, and detailed budget information in Japanese with their application forms through the online application system, “e-Rad” by 17:00 (Japanese Standard Time) on 28th February 2017.


Last updated 12/23/16