KAKEN - Service Information: Data Types

Data Types Availability Contents * Note
Adopted Project FY1965 -

Initial information at the time of adoption for each fiscal year.

The amount of budget at the time of adoption is filed as ‘Budget Amount’.

Depending on data type and year, it may include data other than those of initial information.

It does not include the information on Co-Investigators (Kenkyū-buntansha).

Information before 1995 is based on MEXT Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Adopted Projects and Open Application Directory.

As additional projects were not listed in the above document, they may not be recorded in here.

Granted Project FY2016 -

Information on the Granted Project for each fiscal year.

It includes the information on Co-Investigators (Kenkyū-buntansha).

From 2016, we start updating this information at the time when the grant decisions are made.
Research-status / Annual Research Report FY1985 -

Information on Annual Research Report and Research-status Report that record a project’s annual achievements at the end of a fiscal year.

You can search the publication lists from Research Summaries and the relevant projects.

Information on Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (A) projects before 1992 is not filed.

Information on Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (B) projects is not filed.

Final Research Report FY2008 - FY2012 Information on the new style Final Research Report since 2008. The main texts are also available in PDF format.  
Interim / Ex-post Assessment Report FY2011 -

It includes: Interim Assessment Report, submitted in the third year of Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Research in a Proposed Research Area) projects; and Ex-post Assessment Report, submitted at the end of Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Research in a Proposed Research Area) projects or Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas projects.

The main texts are also available in PDF format.

 
Self- evaluation Report FY2008 - FY2010

Information on Self-evaluation Report, which was introduced in 2008.

The main texts are also available in PDF format.

The report used to be submitted in the third year of a project in the following categories: Grant-in-Aid for Specially Promoted Research; Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Priority Areas (Planned Projects); Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research; Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists; and Grant-in-Aid for Creative Scientific Research.

Self-evaluation Report was abolished in 2010.
Final Research Report Summary FY1985 - FY2007

Information on Final Research Report Summary, which used to be submitted at the final fiscal year of a multi-year project.

Final Research Report Summary is only available for ‘categories’ that required the submission of Final Research Report.

Final Research Report Summary was abolished in 2007.

Annual Schedule for Updating KAKEN

                       
Mid- to late April Update carried out based on the information on tentative grant decisions (Adopted Projects data)
Mid-August to early September Update carried out based on the information on Granted Projects (Granted data)
Early November to late December Update carried out based on the information from Research-status Reports and Annual Research Reports
Mid-January to within the fiscal year Update carried out based on the information from Final Research Reports

* The timing for updating may be different from the above schedule.