Calls for Proposals FY 2022 [Pre-announcement] Japan-UK 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 Innovation and Clinical Research Center Project, Neurological and Psychiatric disorders, Aging and Dementia
Submission Deadline Summer 2022-Autumn 2022 (tentative)
Office of International Collaboration, Division of International Strategy, Department of International Strategy
E-mail: sicorp "at" (Replace "at" with "@")

Public offering content

Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) is going to launch a Joint Call with the Medical Research Council (MRC).

For further information, please refer to the call text published on the MRC website and the AMED website as the call has opened.

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

Solicitation Period

Summer 2022-Autumn 2022 (tentative)


Last updated 07/19/22