The Japan-America Society of Washington DC is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit, nonpartisan educational and cultural organization for individuals and corporations with an interest in Japan and US-Japan relations. Founded in 1957, the Society promotes greater understanding and networking between Americans and Japanese through its many cultural, public affairs, and educational programs. Serving the six million residents of the Nation's Capital region, the Society also sponsors programs of national significance, including the Japan Bowl®, the Sakura Matsuri, and the Annual Dinner.
Our office will be closed from December 22 to January 4 for the Holidays.
Lunch Time Yoga in Japanese
Every Wednesday, January 7 - February 4
Calligraphy Shodo Workshop (6 Sessions)
Monthly Kimono Class
Tuesday, January 20 at 5:30 & 6:30 pm @ JASW
Seijin-shiki Photo Shoot
Friday, January 23 from 1:00 to 19:00 pm
J-Book Club: Sayonara, Gangsters
Monday, January 26 at 6:30 pm @ JASW
Looking for Japan-in-a-Suitcase Volunteers!
28th Annual Dinner & Silent Auction with Guest Speaker Dr. George R. Packard
Thursday, December 4, 2014
A major national public affairs gathering that honors distinguished leaders from America and Japan.
March 23 - 27, 2014
Five of Japan's most recent
and best films, each in a
different genre, reflecting the
the richness and diversity of today's Japanese cinema
Tanaka & Green Scholarships
The Japan-America Society of Washington DC is pleased to announce the establishment of the Tanaka and Green Scholarships to support short-term academic study (one semester or one academic year) at colleges and universities in Japan. The application deadline for the 2014-2015 academic year is July 15, 2014.
Japanese Language School - Winter 2015
English Language School - 冬期講座 2015