Kurita Water and Environment Foundation (KWEF) supports scientists of Asian nationality who are conducting research in their own countries. The focal research area is water-related Environmental Science and Technology.
1. Research Subjects Supported
Research subjects related to water environment in the applicant's country can be applied. Examples of appropriate research subjects are; water/wastewater treatment, water quality analysis, sustainability of water environment sanitation, water ecosystem, agricultural water use, industrial wastewater treatment.
2. Research Period for 2020
From October 1st, 2020 to September 30th, 2021
3. Amount of grant
Maximum amount is 400,000 yen per an adopted research.
Criteria for Applicants who can apply
Kurita Water and Environment Foundation (KWEF) supports scientists of Asian nationality who are conducting research in their own countries with following criteria.
1) The applicant must reside in Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia other Asian Countries
2) The applicant must conduct research at university, college, or associated institute(except private sectors) and should be master’s degree candidate or higher.
3) The applicant should be under 40 years of age or fresh graduate not more than 3 years after the graduation of PhD program or master program.