Selection:The applications will be reviewed by the selection committee, consisting of specialists appointed by the Foundation, based on 1) glycoscience field, 2) originality, 3) scientific merit and 4) feasibility. One or two projects will be selected in the newly established category “exploratory glycoscience” (see guidelines for further detail).Application: Applicant must 1) make online registration from here, and also 2) submit a set of application documents by post. Please obtain application guidelines and form in your preferred format.
Deadlines: All the applications should arrive at the Foundation between July 1 and September 1, 2011 (Tokyo Time). Decision letters will be airmailed no later than February 20, 2012, and the successful proposals will be funded in March, 2012.