Center for Optical Research and Education provides grant-in aid for
creative projects on a wide range of subjects related to optical science
and technology that are expected to attract worldwide interest or bring
substantial benefits to society. Research results under the grant-in-aid
scheme will be disclosed to the public to encourage further development.
In principle, the grant-in-aid are provided for a period of two years. However, this period may be modified according to the progress, evaluation or significance of the research project.
The grant-in-aid scheme has an annual budget of up to Y5 million.