The Japan Foundation, Sydney offers two types of funding programs.
Applications open early October – early December
Major Grants are administered by The Japan Foundation’s Head Office in Japan. Applications for the coming Japanese fiscal year (JFY, April 1 – March 31) generally open in October of the previous year. All Major Grants have strict application deadlines which differ from grant to grant. Please check individual grant information for details.
Available at various times throughout the year
Mini Grants are administered by The Japan Foundation, Sydney office. Applications for Mini Grant programs and deadlines differ according to category. Please check individual grant information for details.
Our grants and study programs are divided into three categories.