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JST, Information on Japan (JST) - US (NSF) Joint Research Commencing in FY2021

 On November 24, 2020, The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) announced that JST and The US National Science Foundation (NSF), in order to promote international research interaction and ex-change among researchers in Japan and US, are jointly accepting proposals for Japanese-US collabora-tive research projects.

 The S&CC(Smart and Connected Communities) program supports integrative research that ad-dresses fundamental technological and social science dimensions of smart and connected communities and pilots solutions together with communities. Importantly, the program is interested in projects that consider the sustainability of the research outcomes beyond the life of the project, including the scalabil-ity and transferability of the proposed solutions.

Japan-side: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 19:00 (Japan time, UTC+9)
US-side: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 17:00 (submitter's local time in US)