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Information for 74th 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 29, 2021 and December 17, 2021

                a. By visiting this link and clicking submit when completed

                b. Upload required documents

                         i. Transcript
                         ii. Resume
                         iii. Letter of Recommendation (optional)

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:August 3rd, 2022
               Conference Dates: August 4th-August 26th, 2022
               Participation Fee: $3,500


If you have any questions while completing your application, please email jasc74.jmarkley@gmail.com or call 217-220-63868.

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