This fellowship, funded by the Japan Foundation, supports preeminent foreign scholars in Japanese studies to give them an opportunity to conduct research in Japan.
The fellowship duration is 5 months (monthly stipend and travel costs).
This year there were 14 applications, with only three being selected for funding.
Nobu's project is: Globalisation of Japanese firms. Nobu will be affiliated to the Institute of Economic Research at Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo, Japan during his fellowship.