Grants for the 2020 Research Grant Program Determined!
This grant program supports projects tackling social issues arising from rapid development of advanced technologies such as AI and IoT. For details, please visit our Japanese site at https://www.toyotafound.or.jp/special/2020/advanced.html
*"Co-Creating New Society with Advanced Technologies" application forms are only available in Japanese.
|Call for Proposals
||October 1st to early December,2020(tentative)
|Total Amount of Grants
||40 million yen
|Grant Amount per Project
||Up to 10 million yen
|Length of Grant
||One to three years, beginning April 1, 2021
||Formal decisions on the awarding of grants will be made at the Toyota Foundation Board of Directors Meeting scheduled to be held in March 2021, based on the deliberations of a selection committee composed of outside experts.
Proposal Guidelines and Proposal Form Samples
※The application closed on December 4, 2020. Thank you for your interest.
Japanese document only.
Comments by Selection Committee Chair
Comments by the Selection Committee Chair on Co-Creating New Society with Advanced Technologies 2020
||Practical Application of a Fraudulent Accounting Detection AI Model for Sound Capital Market Formation: Fusion research that adds the perspective of a practitioner to the three areas of accounting, law, and statistics
||Faculty of Business Science, University of Tsukuba/Associate Professor
||Community Development Using Advanced Technology in a Depopulated and Aging Area: Action research on supporting the elderly using social robots as part of a comprehensive community care system
||Longevity Long-term Care Division, Izu City Hall, Shizuoka Prefecture/Chief Examiner
||A Vision of “MELSIT”: Co-constructing models of multidisciplinary “ELSI Talents” (MELSIT) and collaborative designing for the next MELSIT development
||Research Center on Ethical, Legal and Social Issues, Osaka University/Specially Appointed Fellow
||Study of the Global Situation of Drug-Resistant Bacteria and the Impact of Introducing an AI-Based Bacterial Diagnosis Assistance System into Clinical Laboratories
||GramEye Inc./Director,(Faculty of Medicine, Osaka University)/(Undergraduate)
||Research on Practical IoT Education Curriculum at Kosen
||The Promotion of eSport Science: Toward the social implementation of next-generation sport created by the fusion of sport science and ICT
||Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences/Research and Development Center for Sport Innovation,University of Tsukuba/Assistant Professor