Events

NorAlumni Japan, in conjunction with our network of organizations and corporate sponsors, runs various events each year in both Japan and Norway. These events offer the opportunity to get involved wherever you are.

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European Research(ers’) Day in Japan
December 11, 2015 : 4-6-28 Minami-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo

European Research(ers’) Day in Japan

The European Research(ers’) Day (ERD) is the very first edition of an event organised by EURAXESS Links Japan with the support of the Delegation of the European Union to Japan, which aims to bring together the European research (and thus researchers) community active in Japan.   Join a one-day workshop featuring presentations and posters by European researchers, discussion(…)

Workshop on Internship – getting students ready for international business
December 8, 2015 : Royal Norwegian Embassy, Tokyo

Workshop on Internship – getting students ready for international business

Would you like to explore how an internship can prepare yourself for an exciting working career? NorAlumni Japan is gathering students and companies to share experience from internship and to discuss how internship can be further developed. International students with a “Global mindset” are increasingly attractive to companies improving competitiveness in demanding international markets. Would(…)

Nordic Lifestyle Market -a quiet day-
December 6, 2015 : 5 Chome-53-70 Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo 150-8925

Nordic Lifestyle Market -a quiet day-

Farmer’s Market @UNU is holding a Nordic Lifestyle Market on December 5th and 6th outside UN’s University at Shibuya. Nordic furnitures and other goods will be sold. The Norwegian coffeehouse Fuglen is also among one of the participants. Time: 10:00 – 16:00 For more information, visit Farmer’s Market @UNU website.  

The Japan Prize Foundation: 2016 Research Grant
November 30, 2015

The Japan Prize Foundation: 2016 Research Grant

Eligible areas of research:  Areas concerning “substances, materials, production” Areas concerning “biological production and biological environment” Areas concerning “clean and sustainable energy” Target: (1) Individuals who will be of the age of 35 or younger, on April 1, 2016 (however, those 36 or younger may also apply, if there has been a hiatus in their(…)

JSPS – Funding for visiting researchers to Japan
November 25, 2015

JSPS – Funding for visiting researchers to Japan

The Research Council of Norway recommends each year three Norwegian senior researchers affiliated to Norwegian research institution to “funding for visiting researchers” in Japan. The scholarships are open to applicants in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and technology. Deadline: 25.11.2015 13:00 CET For more information, visit the Research Council of Norway homepage. (In Norwegian)   The visiting(…)

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