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Membership benefits
  • Lectures by distinguished speakers including Nobel laureates
  • Networking: communicate & connect with other researchers in the US Alumni Association (currently 1,200 U.S. alumni and growing)
  • Eligibility for the BRIDGE fellowship, which supports revisiting Japanese institutions to reconnect with researchers in Japan
  • Eligibility to apply for the new JSPS AA Seminar Program, which supports academic seminars hosted by association members to promote US-Japan research collaboration and strengthen and advance research networks. 

To become a member...

There is currently no cost to join the association.  Simply follow the link below to submit or update your information in our member database.  New members will be contacted with a member ID number once membership is confirmed by the JSPS Washington Office.  Please note that this ID is different from your JSPS Fellowship ID used during the fellowship.

Note: If you have submitted your information to the JSPS AA website after February 1, 2015, your previous information has been imported into the current database.  Please select the option to "Update my information" when asked to confirm your information.  An email will be sent to the email address that we have on file for you containing your new JSPS AA member ID and a link allowing you to see and update your information in the database.


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