Invitation Program for Japanese American Students

(June, 2020)

Sponsored by                         :  Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
Period                                     :  From June 20 to June 30, 2020
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 
                                                   *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 20        Departure from the United States
                                                   June 21        Arrival at Narita
                                                   June 22        Visit Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan/Tokyo Tour
                                                   June 23        Visit Japanese High School
                                                   June 24        Trip to Kansai Area
                                                   June 25        Trip to Kansai Area
                                                   June 26        Trip to Kansai Area/ Home Stay
                                                   June 27        Home Stay
                                                   June 28        Home Stay
                                                   June 29        Tokyo Tour
                                                   June 30        Departure from Japan
       ***Subject to change. To be confirmed later.

Deadline for application submission: April 10, 2020.

Application Form
Consulate General of Japan Guide for the United States