Grants Approved for FY 2016

Arts & Culture

  • Collaborative Cataloging Japan- Media Art Collection Survey Fellowship, Professional Exchange & Workshop, and Screening Series Fall/Winter 2015-2016, $28,890
  • National Endowment for the Arts/JUSFC- Creative Artist Program, $150,000
  • National Performance Network- U.S.-Japan Connection: Building a Community, $60,000
  • New York International Children’s Film Festival- New York International Children’s Film Festival 2016 – Japanese Film Showcase, $10,000
  • Orpheus Chamber Orchestra- Orpheus with Nobuyuki Tsujii: A Cross-Cultural Partnership, $20,000
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art- International Pop, $15,000
  • San Jose Museum of Art- Tabaimo, $20,000
  • Trisha Brown Dance Company- Trisha Brown: In Plain Site” at KYOTO EXPERIMENT, $14,500
  • The International House of Japan- Japan-United States Creative Artists Fellowship Exchange, $200,038
  • The Wooster Group- The Wooster Group Tokyo Cultural Exchange December 2015, $30,000
  • University of Washington- Socially Engaged Art in Japan: Questions for Contemporary Practice and Policy, $7,015

Education & Public Affairs

  • American Association of Teachers of Japanese- Professional Development, Advocacy, and Collaboration Support for Japanese Language Educators, $33,000
  • Chicago School of Professional Psychology- Internationalization of Psychology Education through a Study Abroad Trip and Cross-Cultural Symposiums, $21,586
  • International Student Conferences, Inc.- The 68th Japan-America Student Conference (JASC), $20,000
  • Japan Center for International Exchange- US Congressional Staff Exchange Program in Japan, $70,000
  • National Bureau of Asian Research- Pacific Trilateralism: A New Narrative of Cooperation, $25,000
  • S. Association of Former Members of Congress- The Congressional Study Group on Japan, $10,000
  • USJETAA- To Enhance the Network of JET Alumni Associations, $20,000

Exchanges and Scholarship

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities- Japan Studies Institute-Japan Seminar, $70,000
  • American Association of Teachers of Japanese- The Bridging Project Clearinghouse to Encourage and Support Study Abroad in Japan by American Undergraduate Students, $28,627
  • American Association of Teachers of Japanese- Professional Development, Advocacy, and Collaboration Support for Japanese Language Educators, $33,000
  • American Studies Association- Framing the “American Century”: Wars, Migrations, Social Justice, $20,000
  • Association for Asian Studies- NEAC/AAS Grants for Japanese Studies, $113,450
  • Donald Keene Center of Japanese Culture, Columbia University, The Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission Prize for the Translation of Japanese Literature, $20,000
  • Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies- Inter-University Center for Advanced Japanese Language Studies (Yokohama): Advanced Japanese Language Training for 21st Century Academics and Professionals, $75,000
  • Japanese Delegation to the National Model United Nations Conference Project Administration Department- The 33rd Japanese Delegation to the National Model United Nations Conference 2016, $7,000
  • Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation- 2016 Foley-JUSFC Legislative Exchange Program (LEP/TLEP), $129,622
  • National Endowment for the Humanities/JUSFC- Advanced Social Science Research Fellowship Program on Japan, $115,800
  • North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources- Support of the Services of the North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources, $95,000
  • Organization of American Historians- OAH/JAAS Japan Historians’ Collaborative Project, $33,492
  • University of Hawaii Kapi’olani Community College- KAI YAMA: A Student and Faculty International Exchange that Focuses on Cross-Cultural Community and Environmental Science Relationships, $42,424

 

Global Challenges

  • Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation- The U.S.-Japan Space Security Forum, $64,500