Information for Applicants
JASC seeks a diverse delegation that represents a cross-section of the United State's 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 750 word autobiographical essay
ii. A 350 word statement of purpose
iii. A relevant writing sample
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
a. At least one of the letters should be from an academic source
b. Transcripts and letters of recommendation can be sent to:
International Student Conferences
1150 18th St. NW, Suite LL2
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.
If you have any questions while completing your application feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-289-9088.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2013
Early Deadline: February 1, 2013
Conference Dates: July 29th, 2013-August 24th, 2013
Participation Fee: $3500