□ Fiscal Year 2020 Call for Research Proposals <1st Term>
■ for the Strategic Basic Research Programs (CREST, PRESTO and ACT-X)
●Extension of Application Deadline
Considering the serious situation of COVID-19, the application deadline and screening schedules <1st Term> for Strategic Basic Research Programs FY2020 (CREST, PRESTO and ACT-X) will be extended as below.
For the 2nd Term Call (FY2020 New Research Areas) and AMED’s “Advanced Research and Development Program for Medical Innovation with the Strategic Basic Research Programs (AMED-CREST, PRIME)”, please notice that these schedules will NOT be changed.
※FY2020 application call and selection of research proposals are for research areas started in FY2018 and FY2019 (1st Term) and new research areas to be started in 2020 (2nd Term). And, the period is divided into two as <1st Term> and <2nd Term>.
Please see the following HP for the details.
●Deadline <1st Term：FY2020 Existing Research Areas>
PRESTO・ACT-X: Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 12:00 noon, Japan time
CREST: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 12:00 noon, Japan time
Department of Innovation Research, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)