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641 S St NW Suite 200

1.800.833.6243

admissions@yfu.org

Japan Business Society of Detroit

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Japan Business Society of Detroit

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Eligible Countries

Japan

Please refer to individual country pages for program duration and departure times.

Programs

Summer

Deadline

7-Jan

Eligibility

  • 2 partial scholarships for students attending high school in one of the following Michigan counties: Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw, or Wayne. 

  • Children of JBSD Foundation members or students of Japanese descent are not eligible. 

  • Preference will be given to applicants who have not previously traveled to Japan. 

  • Students will be responsible for a $1,000 program tuition contribution.

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Age Requirements

Applicants must meet the age requirements defined on the Japan webpage.

Complete Application Includes

  • Complete Online Application

  • 1 Teacher Recommendation

  • 3 Short Answer Essay Questions

  • $75 Application Fee (non-refundable)

  • Parent-student agreement

  • Health certificate

  • School certificate

  • 5 Candid photo

  • 1 Headshot

Application Fees

$75 (non-refundable)

Orientation

Japan scholarship winners will participate in a special mandatory Japan Pre-Departure Orientation.

Notes

  • All students must fly to and from Japan together.

  • Scholarship programs are subject to change or cancellation without prior notice.

PLEASE KEEP A COPY OF THIS PAGE AND YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS FOR YOUR REFERENCE.

If applying for multiple scholarships, please indicate each scholarship's name and code on your application. All scholarship recipients are required to travel on the YFU group travel dates, and to complete the entire program. For more information regarding YFU and the scholarship selection process call 1.800.TEENAGE or refer to the Scholarships Overview section of this web site.