Details: Long-Term Graduate Student Proposal

Proposals that provide an opportunity to secure stable and planned beamtime for doctoral students by making the proposal valid for one to three years during their doctoral program. Submitted proposals need to go through a two-stage review process of application screening and interview. Please note that all applicants must be doctoral students at the time of the experiment and successful applicants will be provided with support for domestic travel expenses, etc*.

Applications can be submitted by budding researchers as project leaders; however, all applicants are required to obtain permission to apply from their Ph.D. supervisor, who must be included as a project team member.
Please consult with JASRI staff in advance and list the JASRI staff member(s) applicant would like to receive scientific advice/guidance from in the Co-Principal Investigator section of the application form.

* Support is only available to users from domestic universities.


Type of feePer shift*
Beamtime feeUsers are exempt from paying the fee
Program fee for non-proprietary grant-aided proposalNot required
User fee (fixed)10,720 yen

* 1 shift is 8 hours and for any proposals that are allocated by the hour, the fees are charged by the hour.

  • A variable fee will be calculated and added in accordance with the amount of liquid helium actually used.

Submission Deadline for Online Proposals

TermApprox. Deadlines
A TermAround late November
B TermAround late May

Proposal Application Templates

Please contact the below.

ContactExt. No.E-mail address
SPring-8/SACLA Users Office/JASRI+81-791-58-0961sp8jasri@spring8.or.jp