Nakatani FoundationNakatani Foundation

Program Outline

Nakatani Award

 Nakatani Award

The Nakatani Award is to award researchers who have achieved excellent work (Grand Prix) and those who are conducting uniquely creative research (Incentive Prize) in the field of biomedical engineering measuring technologies.  
Grant Program for Biomedical Engineering Research

 Grant Program for Biomedical Engineering Research

Subsidizes the development of biomedical engineering measuring technologies to encourage activities for the development of leading technologies in the field.  
Grant Program for Research Study

 Grant Program for Research Study

Subsidizes the research study of technology trends, either by an individual or a group, to encourage the development of biomedical engineering measuring technologies.  
Grant Program for Technology Exchanges

 Grant Program for Technology Exchanges

Subsidizes part of the expenditures for technology exchanges, training and studying abroad in the field of biomedical engineering measuring technologies.
The grant program also helps invite overseas researchers to come to Japan for a short visit or for study up to 2 years.  
Scholarships for Graduate Students

Scholarship for Graduate Students

Scholarship for graduate students who are seeking a doctoral degree in the field of biomedical engineering measuring technologies in Japan.
(Scheduled to start in FY2017)
Grant Program for Global Research Internship(Nakatani RIES Fellowship)

 Grant Program for Global Research Internship
(Nakatani RIES Fellowship)

Provides opportunities for undergraduate students to experience high-technology research internships in cross-cultural environment. The grant program promote the development of globally-engaged researchers in the future.  
Grant Program for Science Education Promotion

 Grant Program for Science Education Promotion

Places great value on children’s genuine curiosity to ask the question “why”, and supports efforts that help children discover an interest in science, and develop logical thinking and creativity.