# of Recipients:
November 1, 2023
To support outstanding scholars in the field of Japanese Studies by offering the opportunity to conduct research in Japan.
Applicants must be American citizens; must be doctoral candidates in the humanities or social sciences; and have achieved ABD status by the time the fellowship begins; must be in good health; must be proficient in either Japanese or English; must secure all affiliation arrangements; must be able to stay continuously in Japan for the term of Fellowship.
Selection will be based on the committee criteria.