2. Grants for Conferences

Grants for Conferences

GRIPS-UTokyo Workshop


Extending from last year’s momentum, GRIPS-UTokyo Workshop aims to

● raise GRIPS’ profile and expand GRIPS’ domestic/international networks by working with UTokyo;

● provide roundtable meetings to promote exchange opinions among local governments, NGOs/NPOs, academia, the private sector, international organizations, and various other organizations;

● invite and attract the top empirical social scientists to lead the discussions.


Overall description:

● Open call for anonymous submission of empirical papers on policy issues;

● Keynote shortlists papers/speakers based entirely on quality and topic;

● Junior scholars and Ph.D. candidates are encouraged to submit papers for competition.

● Paper submitters are invited to Obento with the keynote and selected presenters;