INVITATION PROGRAM FOR JAPANESE AMERICAN STUDENTS(June/July, 2015)PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONSponsored by : Ministry of Foreign Affairs of JapanPeriod : FromPurpose of This Program : Provide Japanese American students with an opportunity to learn various aspects of Japan (politics, economy, society, history, culture, language, etc.).Promote mutual understanding and exchanges between Japanese and Japanese American younger generations.Number of Participants : 5Qualification : Japanese American High school students*High school students with multi racial background are highly encouraged to apply.Individuals who hold American Nationality and who do not hold Japanese NationalityIndividuals who have strong interest in JapanIndividuals who lack opportunity and need assistance to learn about JapanIndividuals who were not previously invited to Japan by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan on the same programLocation of Home-Stay : “Kanto” areaExpenses to be Covered : Round-trip air ticket (Economy class) between US-Japan****Airport Tax, Fuel surcharge includedTransportation fee at San Francisco () as well as within JapanHotel and meals, Excursion fee, InsuranceExpenses not to be Covered : Passport issuance fee, transportation between your home and its nearest airport, communication expenses, expenses of mini bar and other hotel services, expenses of anything used for your private purpose.Provisional Itinerary *** : Pre-departure Orientation at San FranciscoDeparture from San FranciscoArrival at NaritaTokyo TourVisit Japanese High SchoolTrip to Kansai AreaTrip to Kansai AreaTrip to Kansai Area/ Home StayHome StayHome StayVisit Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan/ Tokyo TourDeparture from Japan***Subject to change. To be confirmed later.Application Deadline :For further information, please contact Ms. Megumi Otsuka/ Mr. Scott Ritchie of the General Affairs Section at 543-3111.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Summer Japan Exchange Program
See below for an excellent opportunity for Japanese Americans to travel to Japan this summer. Apply by May 1.