The RNA Society of Japan

6th JSPS Ikushi Prize: Call for Nominations

Mar 31, 2015

PosterThe president of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) asks the President of the RNA Society of Japan to nominate an outstanding doctoral student who can be expected to contribute to Japan’s future scientific advancement for the 6th (FY2015) JSPS Ikushi Prize. Student Members are encouraged to apply for the nominee.
JSPS Ikushi Prize Top

1. Program Outline

Program Outline
Application Details (in Japanese)

Application Forms (in Japanese)

2. Eligibility

Applicants must be Student Members of the RNA Society of Japan at the time of Application and Nomination. They must be enrolled in a University doctoral program on 1 May, 2015 and be under 34 years of age on 1 April, 2015.

Overseas Student Members enrolled in University doctoral programs in Japan are also eligible.

3. Number of Nominees

Maximum number of successful applicants nominated by the President of the Society: 1

The Nominee shall be selected by the pre-selection committee. The committee is comprised of the following council officers:
Shinichi Nakagawa (Chair), Mutsuhito Ohno, Haruhiko Siomi (Alphabetical order)

4. Application Forms

Applicants should submit their application forms as attachment files of an e-mail to the General Affairs Secretary.

Download and complete the following Application Forms (in Japanese) in MS Word format and convert them to PDF format.

(1)日本学術振興会 育志賞推薦書(様式2) (※enter ③ through ⑩)
(2)推薦理由書A,B(様式3) (※Signature is not necessary upon application)
(3)研究の概要等(様式4)

5. Application Deadline

Noon of Monday, May 22, 2015 (Japan Standard Time)

6. Responsibility of the Nominee

The successful applicant shall submit application documents as scheduled separately.

7. Applications and Questions should be addressed to

Hidehito Kuroyanagi
General Affairs Secretary of the RNA Society of Japan
e-mail:

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