INVITATION PROGRAM FOR JAPANESE AMERICAN STUDENTS
Sponsored by : Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Period : From June 23 to July 3, 2018
Purpose 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 : 4
Qualification : Japanese American High school students
(graduating 8th grade students up to 12th grade students are eligible to apply)
*High school students with multi racial background are highly encouraged to apply.
Individuals who hold American Nationality and who do not hold Japanese Nationality
Individuals who have strong interest in Japan
Individuals who lack opportunity and need assistance to learn about Japan, and
Individuals who were not previously invited to Japan by the Ministry of Foreign
Affairs of Japan on the same program
Location of Home-Stay : “Kanto” area
Expenses to be Covered : Round-trip air ticket (Economy class) between US-Japan**
**Airport Tax, Fuel surcharge included
Transportation fee within Japan
Hotel and meals, Excursion fee, Insurance
Expenses 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 *** : June 23 Departure from the United States
June 24 Arrival at Narita
June 25 Visit Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan/Tokyo Tour
June 26 Visit Japanese High School
June 27 Trip to Kansai Area
June 28 Trip to Kansai Area
June 29 Trip to Kansai Area/ Home Stay
June 30 Home Stay
July 1 Home Stay
July 2 Tokyo Tour
July 3 Departure from Japan
***Subject to change. To be confirmed later.