Canon Foundation in Europe Research Fellowships

Deadline: 15 September each year
Open to: highly qualified European and Japanese researchers
Fellowship: ranges from 22,500 Euro to 27,500 Euro per year and pro-rata for different periods

Annually, the Canon Foundation in Europe grants up to 15 Fellowships to highly qualified European and Japanese researchers. The European Fellowship holders pursue a period of research in Japan whereas the Japanese Fellows do their research at host institutions in Europe. The Fellowships are awarded for periods of minimum three months and maximum one year. The Fellowships are awarded regardless of discipline and existing employment positions.

Canon Fellows are free to choose their host institution in Japan and Europe.


Candidates who hold a doctorate or at least a Master’s degree (eligible during the ten-year period following the successful completion of the degree).


Download the application form here.
Applications must be submitted in full to he Secretariat of the Canon Foundation in Europe:
Canon Foundation in Europe
Bovenkerkerweg 59-61
1185 XB Amstelveen
The Netherlands


The financial support for Research Fellows ranges from 22,500 Euro to 27,500 Euro per year and pro-rata for different periods. The Canon Foundation gives priority to those who plan to travel to Europe or Japan rather than prolong a current stay.

Research Fellows are expected to arrange their own accommodation, visa arrangements etc


Canon Foundation in Europe
P. O. Box 2262
1180 EG Amstelveen
The Netherlands
Tel. +31 20 545 8934
Fax. +31 20 712 8934
E-mail: [email protected]

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