Information for Applicants
JASC seeks a diverse delegation that represents a cross-section of the United States' academically accomplished student population. Full-time university students are strongly encouraged to apply. No previous experience with Asian Studies or the Japanese language is required as the Conference is conducted in English. JASC does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, religion, marital status or sexual orientation.
In order to apply for the conference students must complete the following steps:
1. Complete the online application
b. Fill in the forms and be sure to save your progress as you go
c. Upload required documents
i. A personal statement
ii. A 300-500 statement of purpose
iii. A 300-500 short answer essay
iv. Your resume
2. Send an official copy of your transcript
3. Have 1 (required) or 2 (suggested) recommenders submit letters of recommendation on your behalf
Transcripts and letters of recommendation can be sent to:
International Student Conferences
1211 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 420
Washington, D.C. 20036
4. Submit a $20 application fee through our online payment site—be sure to include a note that states the donation goes towards your application fee. Refer a friend, and your application fee will be waived!
If you have any questions while completing your application feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-289-9088.
Final Deadline: December 31, 2014
Conference Dates: July 30, 2015-August 23, 2015
Participation Fee: $3500