Kurita Water and Environment Foundation (KWEF) supports Young Scientists of Asian nationality who are conducting research in their own countries. The focal research area is water-related Environmental Science and Technology.
1. Research Subjects Supported
Research subjects related to water environment in the applicant’s country can be applied. Examples of appropriate research subjects are; water/wastewater treatment, water quality analysis, sustainability of water environment sanitation, water ecosystem, agricultural water use, industrial wastewater treatment.
2. Research Period for 2019
From October 1st, 2019 to September 30th, 2020
3. Amount of grant
Maximum amount is 400,000 yen per an adopted research.
*KWEF does not provide the grant money directly to the grantee. KWEF will transfer the grant money in US dollars to a bank account of the institution which the grantee belongs. The institution must provide the bank account information that KWEF can transfer the grant money in US dollars from Japan, manage the grant money and submit the expense report to KWEF.
*The grant money should be used for the direct expenses of the research program, such as the purchase of equipment and reagent, outsourcing analysis costs, travel costs associated with fieldwork. If necessary, an appropriate charge for the institute overhead expenses can be taken from the grant money.
Indonesia National Selection Committee:
Prof. Tjandra Setiadi Pusat Studi Lingkungan Hidup ITB
Prof. Yulinah Trihadiningrum, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh November
Prof. Setijo Bismo, Universitas Indonesia
Assoc. Prof. Agus Jatnika Effendi, Institut Teknologi Bandung
For information:
The best researchers of KARG 2017 are invited to Tokyo on August 30, 2019.
Indonesia: Mr. Bayu Taruna Widjaja Putra (University of Jember)
Thailand: Ms. Bongkotrat Suyamud (Mahidol University)
Vietnam: Ms. Pham Thi Thuy Phuong (Institute of Chemical Technology, HCM)
From April 1st, 2019 to May 15th, 2019 (JAPAN standard time)
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