Fiscal Year 2014-2015

Mar. 31, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Mar. 23, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Mar. 18, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in March, 2015
Mar. 12, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Raku: The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl
Exhibition presenting 450 years of Raku ware to be held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Dates: March 29 - June 7, 2015
Mar. 6, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 83 was published. (Mar. 1)
Mar. 5, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Worth Sharing - A Selection of Japanese Books Recommended for Translation Vol.3 Japan's Love
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 Asia

Mar. 3, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Mr. Sunagawa's Wrestling Coaching in Sudan report
Mar. 2, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in February, 2015
Feb. 27, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Feb. 26, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Feb. 25, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 24, 2015
About Us
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. 18, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
A King Comes to Central America!
Commemorative Event to Open the Japan-SICA Friendship Year 2015
Live Performance by Ichiro Mizuki in Costa Rica

Live performance: February 28, 2015
Talk show and mini-live performance: March 1, 2015
Feb. 13, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in July 2014 (Okinawa Programs)
* Status Report: Invitation in October 2014 (Design)
* Status Report: Dispatch in October 2014 (Animation)
Feb. 12, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Dispatch in March 2014 (Basic Programs)
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
About Us
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”
Dates:February 16 - 20, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in February, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Dispatch in June 2014 (Young Professional Community Advocates from Japan)
* Status Report: Dispatch in March 2014 (Basic Programs)
Feb. 6, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Japan-India Dialogue 2014: Distinguished Visitors Program 2014
Between Nationalism and Internationalism: The Political Philosophy of Rabindranath Tagore

Dates: March 18, 2015
Venue: Iwasaki Koyata Memorial Hall, International House of Japan
Feb. 5, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

*Status Report: Dispatch in April 2014 (Design)
Feb. 4, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Japan Foundation Fellow Lunch Seminar
Japanese Washi and Woodblock Print

Dates: March 6, 2015
Venue: The Japan Foundation, JFIC Space “Keyaki” 2F
Feb. 2, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in January, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

*Status Report: Dispatch in March 2014 (Student Creators exchange)
*Status Report: Dispatch in April 2014 (Fashion)
Jan. 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Jan. 29, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jan. 28, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Invitational Group Tour Program for Art Journalists 2014: Group 2
Dates: March 5-11, 2015
Jan. 23, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jan. 15, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
E-learning material NIHONGO Starter
Jan. 7, 2015
About Us
The 120th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Brazil
Jan. 6, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jan. 5, 2015
About Us
Message from the President
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in December, 2014
Dec. 26, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in January, 2015
Dec. 25, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 24, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Dispatch in January 2015 (Young Professional Community Advocates from Japan) (Jan 18 – 25, 2015)
Dec. 12, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in November 2014 (Young Professional Creators exchange)
Dec. 10, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in October 2014 (Japanese American Young Adults Invitation Program)
Dec. 9, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Dec. 8, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”
Dates:December 15 - 19, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in December, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 82 was published. (Dec. 1)
Dec. 5, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 3, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The 56th International Speech Contest in Japanese: Call for Applications for 2015
Deadline: April 24, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 2, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 1, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in November, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Cultural Cooperation Project in Visual Arts RUN & LEARN: New Curatorial Constellations in four countries in Southeast Asia
Dates: December 2, 2014 - February 28, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Invitation Program for Curators from Central Europe
Symposium: “Central European Contemporary Art”

Dates: December 12, 2014
Nov. 28, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Nov. 27, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in November 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group) (Nov 9 – 19, 2014)
* Dispatch in November 2014 (Okinawa Program) (Nov 8 – 21, 2014)
* Dispatch in November 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group) (Nov 16 – 23, 2014)
Nov. 25, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
KAKEHASHI Card: a new tool to enhance communication
Nov. 20, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in May 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group)
Nov. 19, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Tawaraya Sōtatsu exhibition: collections in the U.S. and Japan, including Waves at Matsushima, shown together as well as works by Sōtatsu-related artists
Dates: October 24, 2015 - January 31, 2016
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in October 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group) (Oct 19 - 29, 2014)
* Invitation in September 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group) (Sep 6 - 14, 2014)
* Dispatch in October 2014 (Okinawa Program) (Oct 18 - 31, 2014)
* Dispatch in October 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group) (Oct 5 - 12, 2014)
* Dispatch in September 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group) (Sep 7 - 17, 2014)
Nov. 18, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Wrestling Coaching in Sudan
First Training Period: November 3 - 27, 2014
Second Training Period:Scheduled for February 2015
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
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 13, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Two Librarians of the Beijing Center for Japanese Studies, Obtain a Librarian Certification of Japan
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japan's official pariticipation to the Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh 2014
Dates: December 1 - 31, 2014
Nov. 11, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in June 2014 (Okinawa Program Group 1)
Nov. 10, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in November 2014 (Young Professional Creators exchange)
* Dispatch in November 2014 (High School exchange and University exchange) (Nov 5 – 15, 2014)
* Dispatch in November 2014 (Student Creators exchange) (Nov 5 – 15, 2014)
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!
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 5, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Dispatch in November 2014 (Young Professional Creators exchange) (Nov 9 – 16, 2014)
* Dispatch in November 2014 (High School exchange and University exchange) (Nov 11 – 21, 2014)
Nov. 4, 2014
About Us
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
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
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
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in November, 2014
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
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in October 2014 (Young Professional Creators exchange)
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
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
Call for Papers
Assessment and Evaluation in Language Education (AELE) No. 4 (2015)
Cooperative Institute for Assessment and Evaluation in Language Education
About Us
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
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in October, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japan Invited to Latin America's Largest Arts Festival
Dates: October 8 - 26, 2014
Press Release
The Japan Foundation Asia Center presents
CROSSCUT ASIA #01 Thai Fascination
Oct. 8, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Drums Wadaiko Performances in Iran: Marking the Start of Japan Culture Week
Dates: October 9 - 10, 2014
Oct. 7, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in July 2014 Basic Programs(Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project)
Oct. 6, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Oct. 3, 2014
About Us
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. 2, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in October 2014 (Japanese American Young Adults Invitation Program)
Oct. 1, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in September, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in July 2014 (Japanese American Young Adults Invitation Program)
Sep. 30, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
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
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

Dispatch in October 2014 (Young Professional Creators exchange)
Sep. 26, 2014
About Us
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
About Us
"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
About Us
Program Guidelines 2015 - 2016
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Dispatch in November 2013 Basic Programs(High School exchange and University exchange)
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Call for Applications: Performing Arts Japan (PAJ)
Deadlines: Oct. 27, 2014 for North America; Oct. 30, 2014 for Europe
Sep. 19, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 81 was published.
(Sep. 1)
Sep. 17, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in July 2014 Basic Programs(Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project)
* Status Report: Invitation in July 2014 (Japan Bowl)
Sep. 12, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in July 2014 (TOMODACHI INOUYE SCHOLARS)
* Status Report: Dispatch in January 2014 Basic Programs (High School exchange and University exchange)
Sep. 10, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Logical Emotion: Contemporary Art from Japan
Exhibition Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Switzerland

Switzerland: October 2, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Poland: February 12 - April 26, 2015
Germany: May 22 - July 26, 2015
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. 8, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
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. 3, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in September, 2014
Sep. 1, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
“Galloping Horses like Dragons: The Soma-Nomaoi Festival and Soma-yaki” Exhibition in Paris
Dates: September 2 - 13, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in August, 2014
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”

Dates:September 8 - 12, 2014
Aug. 29, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Wadaiko - Kenichi Koizumi Trio - Africa Concert
Dates: August 30 - September 8, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Aug. 28, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Dispatch in September (Short-term Dispatch of Student Scientists)
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. 22, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in May 2014 (Japanese American Young Adults Invitation Program)
* Status Report: Invitation in June 2014 (TOMODACHI INOUYE SCHOLARS)
Aug. 21, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
First American retrospective for Kazuo Shiraga and Sadamasa Motonaga—central figures of the Gutai group
Dates: February 8 - July 19, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in June 2014 (TOMODACHI INOUYE SCHOLARS)
Aug. 20, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in May 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group 6)
* Invitation in July 2014 (Young Public Intellectuals Group 7)
Aug. 19, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Aug. 15, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Grant Listings for Intellectual Exchange Conferences 2014-2015
Aug. 14, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Aug. 11, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in June 2014 (National Cherry Blossom Festival)
Aug. 5, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in August, 2014
Aug. 1, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in July, 2014
Jul. 31, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
National Theatre Okinawa to Perform in South America
Male dance troupe performance brings new perspectives to Ryukyuan arts
(Aug. 20 - 29, 2014)
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Jul. 30, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Invitation in June 2014 (Student Creators Exchange Program)
Jul. 30, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in July 2014 (Okinawa Program Group 2) (Jul. 14 - 24, 2014)
Jul. 29, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Invitation Program for Next Generation Curators of Southeast Asia
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in June 2014 (Basic Programs) University Students Group 5 (Jun. 24 - Jul. 3, 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
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
Opening of the New Level “Elementary 1 (A2)” on the Japanese Language Study Support Site “MARUGOTO Plus”
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in July 2014 (Japanese American Young Adults Invitation Program Group 2) (Jul. 14 - 24, 2014)
Jul. 25, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in July 2014 (Basic Programs) University Students Group 6 (Jul 28 - Aug 7, 2014)
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
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 22, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
ALFP Fellows for 2014 have been selected.
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in July 2014 (TOMODACHI INOUYE SCHOLARS) (Jul 28 - Aug 7, 2014)
Jul. 15, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Invitation Program for Curators from India and Open Seminar
Dates: August 8, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Status Report: Dispatch in October 2013; Basic Programs (High School exchange and University exchange)
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
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 9, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 8, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation Japan-U.S. Youth Exchange Project (Jul 8 - 17, 2014)
* Invitation Japan Bowl (Jul 8 - 17, 2014)
* Invitation Okinawa Program Group 1 (Jun 9 - 19, 2014)
* Dispatch Young Professional Community Advocates from Japan (Jun 8 - 15, 2014)
* Invitation Japanese American Young Adults Invitation Program Group 1 (May 19 - 29, 2014)
Jul. 3, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The Japan Foundation Invitational Group Tour Program for U.S. Educators 2014
Dates: June 27 - July 5, 2014
About Us
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
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in June, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in July, 2014
Jun. 30, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Invitational Group Tour Program for Art Journalists 2014
Dates: July 30 - August 5, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Jun. 26, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Venice Biennale Japan Pavilion
The first renovation work in 50 years is completed.
Jun. 25, 2014
About Us
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. 23, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
MEDIA/ART KITCHEN in YAMAGUCHI and AOMORI
YAMAGUCHI: July 5 - September 28, 2014
AOMORI: July 26 - September 15, 2014
Jun. 20, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jun. 17, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation in June 2014 (TOMODACHI INOUYE SCHOLARS) (June 16 – 26, June 23 – July 03, 2014)
Jun. 13, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation U.S. Young Public Intellectuals to Japan (March 2 - 12, 2014)
* Invitation U.S. Young Public Intellectuals to Japan (February 10 - 20, 2014)
Jun. 12, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The exhibition Hokusai in Paris
Part 1: October 1 - November 20, 2014,
Part 2: December 1, 2014 - January 18, 2015
Jun. 9, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in June, 2014
Jun. 5, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 80 was published.
(Jun. 1)
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Curators’ Workshops in Southeast Asia
Dates: Jun 16 - 18, Jun 26- 28, 2014
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
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in May, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Japan Foundation Fellow Lunch Seminar
From Selling Tea to Selling Japaneseness: The Rise of the Iemoto

Date: July 10, 2014 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Venue: JFIC Space "KEYAKI" The Japan Foundation 2F
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Artist and Curator selected for the Japan Pavilion at the 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale
May. 30, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Invitation American Student Creators to Japan (June 9 - 19, 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. 27, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The Fifty-Fifth International Speech Contest in Japanese Awards' recipients are now announced
May. 26, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Silent Film Screening, with Katsuben and Musical Accompaniment, to Tour Switzerland and Spain
Dates: May 30 - June 8, 2014
May. 20, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
May. 16, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Commemorative Project for the 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Switzerland:
Touring Japanese Film Festival in Switzerland to present a talk by director Kenji Nakanishi
Dates: May 20-22, 2014
Venue: Museum Rietberg (Zurich)
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in May, 2014
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. 14, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The Fifty-Fifth International Speech Contest in Japanese
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
2014 Intellectual Exchange Programme between Japan and Europe in AlsaceJapanese Study Seminar - Tokyo Call for participation
Dates: September 22 - 23, 2014
Venue: Centre Européen d'Etudes Japonaises d'Alsace
May. 1, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in April, 2014
Apr. 30, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Apr. 25, 2014
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
E-learning material NIHONGO Starter, co-produced by the Japan Foundation and The Open University of Japan, becomes available on the JMOOC platform
Apr. 11, 2014
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Apr. 9, 2014
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Youth Exchange Project for 4,600 Japanese and American Students
"KAKEHASHI Project -The Bridge for Tomorrow-"

* Dispatch Japanese Students to the U.S. (Mar 16 - 29, 2014)
* Dispatch Japanese Student Creators to the U.S. (Mar 3 , Mar 17- 28, 2014)
* Dispatch Japanese Young Professional Creators to the U.S.(Design) (Apr 27 - May 4, 2014)
* Dispatch Japanese Young Professional Creators to the U.S.(Fashion) (April 13 - 20, 2014)
Apr. 8, 2014
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
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
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Summary Report : Symposium “Cultural Communication - New Communication Tools and the Future of International Relations”
Apr. 1, 2014
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in March, 2014

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