Archive for July, 2013

Fall 2013 Bridging Scholars on Google Maps

July 31, 2013 – 

Congratulations once again to the 71 recipients of Bridging Scholarships for Study Abroad in Japan from colleges and universities across the United States!

You can click the points on the interactive Google Map below to see the Bridging Scholars’ names … » READ MORE

New Project Director to Facilitate JETAA Capacity Building

July 11, 2013 – 

The U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation (USJBF), is pleased to announce that Laurel Lukaszewski has been hired as Project Director for its new initiative “Strengthening the JETAA Network and Connecting Next Generation Leaders.” Funded by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership … » READ MORE

Congratulations to our 1st Grondine Scholar, Derek Yamashita!

July 8, 2013 – 

Our 1st Grondine Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Derek Yamashita!

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Derek is a rising junior at the University of California, Santa Barbara majoring in Global and International Studies with a minor in Japanesse.  He will be spending a full academic … » READ MORE