Annually, the Canon Foundation in Europe grants up to 15 Fellowships to highly qualified European and Japanese researchers. European Fellows are expected to pursue a period of research in Japan whereas Japanese Fellows are expected to do their research in Europe. Canon Foundation Fellowships are for a minimum period of three months up to maximum of one year. All fields of research are acceptable. There are no limitations or restrictions. Applicants do not have to be currently enrolled or employed at the time of applying. Applicants should have obtained at least a Master's or PhD degree within the last ten years of applying to the Canon Foundation. Application should include the following documents: Research plan including an estimate of total costs; A confirmation from your host institute that research or work facilities will be made available to you; 1 copy of your doctoral certificate or your highest academic degree or professional qualification obtained; 1 list of your academic publications or professional achievements in chronological order containing information on all authors, place and year of publication and page references. Visit the fellowship web page for further details.