Invitation Program for Japanese American Students (high school)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan is sponsoring the “Invitation Program for Japanese American Students” (a 12-day trip to Japan).  The purpose of this program is to “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”.

Detailed information is provided on the Consulate General of Japan website:  http://www.honolulu.us.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_en/invitationprogram2017.html

The deadline to submit the application is: Friday, April 21, 2017.

Please contact Vice Consul Ayuka Ibe at (808) 543-3111 for more information.