We are now accepting applications for the 2020 Japanese American Leadership Delegation (JALD) invitation program to Japan. The JALD program provides the opportunity for a select group of Japanese American leaders from across the United States to travel to Japan to engage with Japanese leaders. Applications must be submitted via email, fax, or mail to your local consular office by Friday, September 13, 2019. Please see the links below for a list of consular offices in the United States. Applicants residing in Oregon or Idaho should submit applications to the Consular Office of Japan in Portland. The itinerary for the 2020 delegation will include travel to Tokyo and Shizuoka. Transportation, hotel and meals will be provided. Individuals selected must be able to travel to Japan from March 6 – 14, 2020, and attend a mandatory orientation in Los Angeles from January 31 to February 1, 2020. For more information, please see the following:

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