Fiscal Year 2014-2015

Mar. 5, 2015
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project (Group 9)
356 Japanese Youth to head for the U.S. on March 19, 2015,
to present their regional charms and Cool Japan
Mar. 4, 2015
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange
Invitation program Group 4
Five emerging U.S. animation creators
show their works at Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2015!

Press Release
Launching “...and Action! Asia: Exchange Program
for Students in Film Studies”
and holding a related event to discuss about co-production in Asias
Mar. 2, 2015
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in February, 2015
Feb. 25, 2015
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 24, 2015
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 19, 2015
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Project Group 8
263 university students head for the U.S. to present Japan’s charms
Feb. 10, 2015
Press Release
Raku: The Cosmos in a Teabowl
Exhibition begins March 29 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA
Feb. 9, 2015
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”
Dates:February 16 - 20, 2015
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 2, 2015
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in January, 2015
Jan. 7, 2015
The 120th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Brazil
Jan. 5, 2015
Message from the President
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in December, 2014
Dec. 25, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 8, 2014
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”
Dates:December 15 - 19, 2014
Dec. 5, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 3, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 2, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 1, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in November, 2014
Nov. 25, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 18, 2014
Press Release
370,000 people in 66 countries and regions
to take the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test.
The number of applicants has increased by over 30% in Vietnam and Myanmar.
Nov. 17, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 7, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange
Invitation program Group 2
Four young U.S. fashion designers to have a Japanese experience
Talk session with Japanese designers to be held on November 21!
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 4, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in October, 2014
Oct. 31, 2014
Press Release
Newly created The Spirit of Asia Award goes to
promising Cambodian female director Sotho Kulikar
The world premiere of her first feature film The Last Reel was at the TIFF 2014
Oct. 30, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project:
Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project (Group 7)
115 Japanese Youth to head for the U.S. on Nov 11, 2014,
to present their regional charms and Cool Japan
Oct. 29, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project:
Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange Group 4
Five contemporary artists to visit the U.S.
experiencing its vibrant art scene and presenting their artworks
Oct. 28, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Project
150 Japanese youth to head for the U.S. on Nov 5, 2014,
to present their regional charms
Oct. 27, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Oct. 24, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange
Invitation program Group1
Five Young Designers visiting Japan from October 30
to learn about Japanese traditional culture
Oct. 10, 2014
Press Release
The Japan Foundation Asia Center presents
CROSSCUT ASIA #01 Thai Fascination
Oct. 3, 2014
2014 The Japan Foundation Awards Awardee
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Dispatch Emerging Researchers Group 2
9 Japanese Energy and Economics Researchers
to visit Washington D.C. for policy dialogue
Oct. 1, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in September, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Sep. 30, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
19 Japanese American Young Adults, Group 3 October 13 - 23,
to visit Fukushima for tracing the history
and roots of Japanese immigrants
Sep. 26, 2014
Japanese Movie Screenings with English Subtitles at Kyoto Office
Date: October 29 - November 19, 2014
Venue: Event Hall, Kyoto International Community House (KOKOKA)
Sep. 25, 2014
"An Evening of Noh and Kyogen"
Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Venue: Kyoto Kanze Kaikan
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange Group 3
Five Young Animation Creators to visit the U.S., to show their work at New York Comic Con
Sep. 24, 2014
Program Guidelines 2015 - 2016
Sep. 10, 2014
Press Release
2014 The Japan Foundation Awards Awardees
– Sankyo Yanagiya; Peter Drysdale, Professor Emeritus, Australian National University; Japanese Philology Department, Institute of Asian and African Countries, Lomonosov Moscow State University –
Press Release
Logical Emotion: Contemporary Art from Japan
Exhibition Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Switzerland
– Opens in Zürich on October 2, 2014
Sep. 4, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Dispatch Emerging Researchers Group 1
14 Japanese Researchers to visit Washington D.C. to hold policy dialogue.
Sep. 1, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in August, 2014
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”

Dates:September 8 - 12, 2014
Aug. 26, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Short-term Dispatch of Student Scientists
23 top performers of Science Intercollegiate to visit the U.S.
Aug. 19, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Aug. 1, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in July, 2014
Jul. 28, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
50 U.S. university students, from Jul. 29 - Aug. 7, to visit Japan under
TOMODACHI INOUYE SCHOLARS Program and head for Ehime/Hiroshima
Jul. 24, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
50 U.S. university students, from Jul. 29 - Aug. 7,
to visit Japan and head for Miyagi/Ibaraki,
experiencing Japan's traditional culture and cutting-edge technology

The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 11, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
43 Japanese American Young Adults, Group 2  7/14 - 24,
to visit Japan and head for Fukushima/Kyoto,
tracing the history and roots of Japanese descendants
Jul. 10, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 9, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 3, 2014
Application Guidelines - eligibility requirements on the Japan Foundation Prizes for Global Citizenship 2014 (deadline:August 12, 2014)
Jul. 1, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
221 U.S. students to visit Japan from July 8 - 17,
experiencing charms of Japan in various locations

Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
47 U.S. high school students, the champion and high achievers of Japan Bowl, to head for Japan, discovering new charms of Japan

JFIC Library: New Arrivals in June, 2014
Jun. 25, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jun. 24, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
232 U.S. university students, including Goodwill Ambassadors of National Cherry Blossom Festival, to visit Japan from Jun. 24 to Jul. 3, experiencing a student exchange and the charms of Japanese culture
Jun. 20, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jun. 3, 2014
Press Release
The 56th International Exhibition-la Biennale di Venezia (2015)
Chiharu Shiota has been selected to represent Japan
Jun. 2, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in May, 2014
May 29, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
to invite 78 U.S. student creators for the first time
May. 20, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
May 15, 2014
Press Release
KAKEHASHI Project: Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project
23 Japanese American Young Adults, Group 1 5/19 - 29,
to visit Japan and trace the history and roots of Japanese descendants
May 1, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in April, 2014
Apr. 11, 2014
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Apr. 3, 2014
Press Release
Japan-U.S. Young Creators Exchange Group 2
Five Young Designers (Winners of Good Design Award), to head the U.S. on April 27, promoting Social Innovation
Apr. 1, 2014
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in March, 2014

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