Calls for Proposals FY 2023 e-ASIA Joint Research Program (e-ASIA JRP) – Joint Call for “Climate Change and Health Research"

Change log

9 Mar. 2023
NSF, Sri Lanka participated in the call for proposals as a guest partner.
20 Feb. 2023
New information was added at the Public invitation briefing section.


Status of Grants/Funding Opportunities Grants/Funding Opportunities
R&D phase Basic Study, Applied Study, Nonclinical Study/Pre-clinical Study, Clinical Study, Clinical Trials
Key Fields Innovation and Clinical Research Center Project, Cancer, Infectious disease
Submission Deadline 03/30/23 Thu
Division of Research Programs, Department of International Strategy
E-mail: e-asia "at" (Replace "at" with "@")

Public offering content

The Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) is pleased to announce a call for proposals for FY 2023 e-ASIA Joint Research Program (e-ASIA JRP) in the fields of “Climate Change and Health Research“ as shown below.

# Research area Project size (excluding indirect costs) Research period Number of projects to be selected
1 Climate-related Infectious Diseases

Up to 7.5 million yen per year for each project

36 months

Jan. 2024-Dec. 2026

0-3 projects
2 Climate-related Cancer

Up to 7.5 million yen per year for each project

36 months

Jan. 2024-Dec. 2026

Program summary

The e-ASIA Joint Research Program (hereinafter referred to as the “e-ASIA JRP”) aims to develop a vibrant and collaborative research community in Science and Technology, to promote innovation in asian region, and to contribute to the region’s economic development. As part of the program, the following Member Organizations of the e-ASIA JRP have agreed to implement a joint call for proposals of multilateral cooperative research activities.

Participating Member Organizations (listed in alphabetical order):

  1. Australia: National Health and Medical Reseach Council (NHMRC)
  2. Cambodia: Ministry of Health (MOH) 
  3. Indonesia: Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology (DIKBUDRISTEK)  
  4. Japan: Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED)
  5. Lao PDR: Ministry of Health (MOH)
  6. Thailand: Program Management Unit for Human Resources & Institutional Development, Research and Innovation (PMU-B)
  7. United States of America: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
  8. United States of America: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious
    Diseases (NIAID)

Guest Partner
Sri Lanka: National Science Foundation (NSF)

Aim of Joint Call and Research Area

The aim of the joint call is not only to contribute to the development of regional science but also to overcome public health and medical problems in East Asian countries through multilateral collaboration. The e-ASIA JRP 12th Call in the field of Climate Change and Health Research is to invite applications that will address the health impacts of climate change in East Asian countries specifically focus on Infectious diseases and/or Cancer research area.

Program Details


Japan-based applicants

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

Solicitation Period

01/13/23 Fri - 03/30/23 Thu

Lead PI must submit Proposals by e-mail to the e-ASIA JRP Secretariat by 17:00 (Thai Standard Time, UTC+7) on 30th March 2023.

Emi Kaneko (Ms.)
e-ASIA JRP Secretariat 
E-mail: easia_secretariat"at", Replace "at" with "@".

Japanese applicants must also submit a project title, a summary of the project, and detailed budget information in Japanese with the application forms (Form 1J2J) through the online application system, “e-Rad”, by 17:00 (Japanese Standard Time, UTC+9) on 30th March 2023.

Public invitation briefing

Session ended.

Here is the link of recorded video on NSTDA's YouTube channel.

An online "Information session: e-ASIA 12th Joint Call for Proposals" is scheduled as follows. Event will be run in English.

Date: Mon 27 Feb. 2023, 12:00-13:30  (GMT+9)  (Platform: Cisco Webinar)




Last updated 03/09/23