Joint Information Session for Fellowship and Exchange Programs for Study/Research in Japan

Hybrid Information Session by Hokkaido University Europe Office in Helsinki and Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Stockholm Office together with Turku University Center for East Asian Studies.

This hybrid information session will provide Finnish students and researchers with information on exchange, fellowships, and research funding programs available from JSPS, Hokkaido University, and other public institutions for study and research in Japan.

Hokkaido University Europe Office in Helsinki and JSPS Stockholm together with Turku University organize this hybrid information session and welcome all students and researchers in Finland planning study/research in Japan!


Date and Time: 1 December 2021, 14:15-16:00

Place for in-person: Turku University, Educarium lecture hall 2 (EDU 2, address Assistentinkatu 5)

Online Platform: Zoom (Link to the event:; Meeting ID: 904 560 2885; Passcode: Hokkaido)


  1. Opening Remark by the Director of Center for East Asian Studies at Turku University, Prof. Lauri Paltemaa
  2. The Embassy of Japan: Scholarship Programs for Students (online, in Finnish)
  3. JSPS Stockholm Office: Fellowship Programs for Postdocs and Researchers in Finland (in-person and online, in English) by Mr. Shinji Ide, Deputy Director, JSPS Stockholm Office
  4. Hokkaido University Europe Office in Helsinki: Exchange and Fellowship Programs for Undergraduate and Graduate Students and Early-Stage Researchers (in-person and online, in English) by Mr. Takehiro OKABE, Deputy Director, Hokkaido University Europe Office in Helsinki
  5. Closing Remark by Dr. Annamari Konttinen, CEAS, Turku University
  6. Coffee and Tea

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