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66th Japan-America Student Conference Reception

August 20, 2014 | Embassy of Japan

66th Japan-America Student Conference Reception

On August 20, 2014 the Embassy of Japan in the US hosted a reception for the delegates of the 66th Japan-America Student Conference (JASC).


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Upcoming JICC Event

Exhibit: Japanese Soul Art

September 25 - October 17 | 9am-5pm | JICC

Exhibit: Japanese Soul Art

Shodo Master Koki Sugita has been practicing shodo (Japanese calligraphy) since 2005, when he lived in a shrine in an attempt to understand the true nature of the Japanese spirit.


Employment Opportunity:
Administrative Assistant Political Section

Employment Opportunity:
JET Program Office Temporary Staff


Current Situation of Foods in Japan [PDF]




Culture and Education

Studying in Japan


MEXT Scholarship Information


Japan Information and Culture Center

The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) is a part of the Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of Japan in Washington D.C. The JICC's goal is to promote better understanding of Japan and Japanese culture by providing a wide range of information and events to the American public.


Japan Exchange and Teaching Program

The Japan Exchange & Teaching (JET) Program is Japan's largest and most reputable cultural exchange program, bringing individuals from countries around the world to act as language teachers in public schools and translators/interpreters in local government offices.