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2015 US JSPS-AA Bridge Fellowship Awardees Announced

posted Jul 7, 2015, 2:50 PM by US JSPS Alumni   [ updated Jan 9, 2016, 5:07 PM ]
The JSPS Washington Office has announced the names of the 2015 US JSPS-AA Bridge Fellowship Program Awardees.  This year's award conferees are:
  • Dr. Hiroshi Matsui, City University of New York – Hunter College
    (Host researcher: Kiyotaka Shiba, Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research)

  • Dr. Niwako Yamawaki, Brigham Young University
    (Host researcher: Takeshi Sato, Saga University)


  • Dr. Michael William Richmond, Rochester Institute of Technology
    (Host researcher: Mamoru Doi, The University of Tokyo)
Congratulations to these individuals and best wishes on their upcoming research in Japan.  More details about their specific research topics and plans will appear in a forthcoming JSPS-US Alumni Association web site blog entry.

The BRIDGE Fellowship Program is provided exclusively for members of the US-JSPS fellows alumni association who have conducted research activities in Japan under the Postdoctoral Fellowships for Foreign Researchers or other JSPS programs. It gives them an opportunity to create, sustain and/or strengthen research collaborations with Japanese colleagues.  (Click 'here' more information about the Bridge Fellowship Program)