The V4–Japan Joint Research Program is a mechanism for formulating and supporting concrete research projects carried out on multilateral basis between the V4 region (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) and Japan.
The deadline of the first call for proposals is 10 April 2015; the subject of the joint call for proposals is advanced materials. Eligible applicants are consortia of public or private research organizations or small- or medium-sized enterprises from V4 countries and from Japan. Preference will be given to projects forming consortia representing all four V4 countries. Maximum grant is €100,000 per project.
Detailed information can be found on the following website: http://visegradfund.org/grants/japan/
Advanced Materials Joint Call PDF (735 KB)
Joint Guidelines For Funding V4-Japan Joint Research Projects PDF (1 670 KB)
Contact person for Hungary:
Dr. Előd Nemerkényi
National Research, Development, and Innovation Office
Phone: (00 36) 1 219 8757
Fax: (00 36) 1 219 8756