Grants for maritime and ship-related projects

Deadline: 
tis, 31 dec 2019
Deadline: 
No deadline, applications accepted all year around.
Category: 
Research projects

The Nippon Foundation invites applications for its grants for maritime and ship-related projects. These support ocean-related projects.

Grants may be awarded to the types of projects outlined below:

•projects that contribute to the formation of a new international order of the seas by promoting mutual understanding and multilateral cooperation on ocean issues;

•international capacity and network building projects that promote cooperation among ocean experts;

•projects that foster sustainable regional development through multilateral cooperation;

•projects that promote public understanding and appreciation of the ocean through international activities;

•other original and innovative international projects related to the ocean.

Regional or international non-profit organisations, including educational and research institutions, worldwide excluding Japan may apply.

Projects generally have a duration up to five years.