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Information for 73rd JASC 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.

Please note that applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Applicants will be notified within two weeks of a completed application on whether they have been selected for an interview.


In order to apply for the conference students must complete the following steps:

1. Complete the online application between October 12, 2020 and December 11, 2020

                a. By visiting this link and clicking submit when completed

                b. Upload required documents

                         i. Transcript
                         iii. Resume

2. Submit a $20 application fee through our online payment site

3. After submission of your written application, the Executive Committee will notify you if you have been selected for a video interview. At that time, you will be given a schedule to submit your time preferences. Please dress in smart casual or business casual.

               American Orientation: American Orientation: July 28 - August 1, 2021
               Conference Dates in Japan: August 2-August 20, 2021
               Participation Fee: $3,500


If you have any questions while completing your application, please email jasc73.aec@gmail.com or call 202-289-9088.

To view a list of potential scholarships that may help offset this fee, click here.