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The Toyota Foundation 2017 International Grant Program

 

BACKGROUND
The grant program focuses on deepening mutual understanding and knowledge-sharing among people on the ground in East and Southeast Asia who are finding solutions to shared issues. Through promoting direct interaction among key players, the grant program aims to survey and analyse situations in target countries, obtain new perspectives and expand the potential of future generations.

PRIORITY AREAS
1. Multigenerational and Multicultural Inclusion in Communities
2. Creating New Culture: Toward a Common Platform for Asia
3. Open Field

FUNDING AMOUNT
1. One-year project: JPY 5,000,000 (approx. USD 44,500);
2. Two-year project: JPY 10,000,000 (approx. USD 89,000)

GUIDELINES
https://www.toyotafound.or.jp/english/program/data/2017IGPguideline.pdf

APPLICATION IS THROUGH ONLINE
https://toyotafound.appspot.com/#/en/D17-N-

DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED TO IPSR
1. Application form (Hardcopy); and
2. Recommendation from RC & Faculty form

Deadline of submission to IPSR Deadline of submission to funding body
6 June 2017 20 June 2017

NOTE: Please refer to the Guidelines ruled out by MOSTI before proceed to the application (as attached)

CONTACT PERSON IN IPSR
Banu: banu@utar.edu.my, ext. 848
Azahian: azahian@utar.edu.my, ext. 846