Address: The Nippon Foundation Bldg.,4F, 1-2-2, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052, Japan
Year Founded: 1984
Outline of Activities
The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation works to enhance friendly relations between Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland and Japan, promotes exchange between the peoples of the six countries, enhances international understanding, and works for peace.
The foundation gives grants to organizations, institutions and citizens of Japan and the Nordic countries in order to fulfill the objectives set out above. In particular, it aids in the promotion of education and R&D in the natural sciences, medicine, the humanities and social sciences. Finally, it supports exchange within these fields.