JAOS Study Abroad Award

Now accepting testiominals about study aborad experiences 'JAOS Study Abroad Awards'


The Study Abroad Council will hold the JAOS Study Abroad Award Ceremony for the first time on November 12th. In order to produce a large number of human resources who will be active globally and contribute to Japan through study abroad experience, we will raise awareness of studying abroad on the anniversary of study abroad. 

There are 2 types of awards: Nomination type- nominees are selected from those who are social activists, celebrities, youtubers, business owners, entrepreneurs, and athletes. Open recruitment- anyone who has been abroad may apply. 

What to prepare for the Open Recruitment Type: 

  • Theme/topic “Overseas Study experience that had a big impact on your life” 

  • Around 1,000 words 

  • One minute self introduction video 

Deadline: Saturday, September 10, 2022

Excellence award (3 winners) will receive a cash prize of 100,000 yen, special award (6 winners) will receive a cash prize of 30,000 yen. 

Your experience will support the study abroad of more students who will be responsible for the future of Japan. 

For details, please see the JAOS linked page below