Vulcanus in Europe and Keys to Japan are two highly demanded opportunities for European companies.

VULCANUS IN EUROPE – Host a Japanese intern and get a new input into your R&D projects
For EU-based industrial companies

The EU-Japan Centre is inviting applications from EU companies to host Japanese trainees for 8 months (August 2018-March 2019).

The trainees come from leading Japanese universities and are students in engineering, biology, chemistry, or other scientific/high-tech fields.
They will be able to communicate in your company’s local EU language.

EU Company’s advantages: a valuable addition to the R&D workforce and an insight into the Japanese culture, extremely useful for successful business with Japan.

  • Application deadline: 23 September 2017

KEYS TO JAPAN – Compete for Sponsorship of your market entry plan for Japan
For EU / Cosme SMEs

Through its “Keys to Japan” competition, the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation supports EU / COSME SMEs with a sponsorship worth €7,000 for the draft of a market entry plan/feasibility study tailored to your specific needs in Japan and delivered by the prestigious Japan Market Expansion Competition (JMEC).

  • Deadline to apply 31 July 2017, 17h30 Tokyo local time.

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