Call for Applications - Japan Studies Postgraduate Workshop

Application deadline:  Friday 26 January 2024
Workshop date: Thursday 15 February 2024
Workshop venue: The Australian National University, Canberra

The ANU Japan Institute invites applications for a Japan Studies postgraduate workshop. The workshop is aimed at Australia-based students undertaking Japan-related theses (Masters or Doctoral level). It will provide an opportunity for such students to present their work-in-progress and receive feedback from peers and faculty, and also to hear from graduates about career pathways in and beyond Japan Studies. The number of participants  in the workshop will be capped at approximately seven.  

The cost of domestic flights, airport transfers, two-nights’ accommodation (for participants residing outside of Canberra) and dinner will be covered by the ANU Japan Institute with support from the Australia-Japan Foundation at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.  

  • Application deadline: Friday January 26th, 2024 
  • Eligibility: Domestic and international students enrolled in Australian universities undertaking Japan-related theses (all disciplines) at Masters and Doctoral levels

If you meet this criteria and wish to apply to participate in the workshop, please send an abstract of your thesis (300-400 words) and a two-page CV to our administrative assistant Sakura Tatewaki: 

For enquiries contact Dr Lauren Richardson:





The Australian National University, Canberra



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