Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) has commenced this year's search for recipients of the annual "Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers."

Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) has commenced this year's search for recipients of the annual "Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers."

The purpose of the program is to increase motivation among young researchers contributing to research and development (R&D) in agriculture, forestry, fisheries and related industries in developing countries, which is being promoted by Japan for the benefit of these countries.

For detailed information, including the Guideline, Instructions and Application Forms for applicants, please visit our website as follows:

http://www.jircas.affrc.go.jp/english/young/yi2014_index.html