Support the future

The CiRA foundation offers membership to individuals and corporations supporting our mission to deliver iPS cell technologies to patients. Membership fees will be used towards public interest purposes and administration costs.

Your continuous support will enable us to provide at reasonable cost iPS cells for clinical use to industries delivering new medicines to patients.

Membership fee
  • Individuals

    60,000 yen per fiscal year

  • Corporations

    120,000 yen per fiscal year

Membership period

Membership applications are welcome at any time of the year. However, the membership period starts every April and ends March of the next year. Current members will receive a letter for renewal every March.

Supporting member's card

After payment of the membership fee and the approve of the CiRA Foundation, you will receive the receipt of the fee and the supporting member's card with your name. The card is valid for the membership period above.

How to apply

Please contact us below about the membership application and membership rules.

CiRA Foundation, Philanthropy Office
Fumitaka Watanabe, Aiko Tokunaga

Appreciation to members
  • 1 Thank-you letter
  • 2 Donor wall display*
  • 3 Event invitation*

* Please understand that we cannot provide all members a donor wall display or event invitation due to space limitations.

About other continual donations

We will start accepting donations and continual donation by credit card on the Internet from May 2020 for continual support with an different from the membership support. please wait for a moment.