MIRAI Program 2021/2022

2021/10/26
 The Government of Japan will invite undergraduate/graduate students and young professional from Central Asia and Caucasus region to participate in the MIRAI (meaning ‘Future’ in Japanese) Program.
 Please read the MIRAI 2021/2022 Outline carefully before applying, and fill out the online entry forms from the below link and upload the necessary documents. The application deadline is 7 November 2021.
Please note that visiting Japan may not be implemented due to the situation of COVID-19 or unforeseen events.

[Theme]
 Rule of Law
 
[Participants]
 Undergraduate/graduate students majoring in law and young law professionals (lawyers, prosecutors, government officials etc.) from 8 countries of Central Asia and Caucasus region aged from 20 to 30 years old.
 
[Schedule]
 The program is implemented in English and consists of two parts:
(1) Online pre-exchange program (two times in January and/or February, to be announced later)
(2) Program in Japan (6 days in February or March 2022. All participants are required to attend the online pre-exchange program before they leave for Japan. Program in Japan includes visiting Tokyo and one more city and discussions with Japanese young students and think-tanks as well as lectures on Japanese culture and history.)
 
[Outline of the Program]
 “MIRAI 2021/2022” is a short-term youth exchange program to invite graduate/undergraduate students and young professionals from Europe, Central Asia, and the Caucasus for intellectual exchange among students from across Japan and Europe as well as promoting mutual understandings among them.
*MIRAI: Mutual-understanding, Intellectual Relations and Academic Exchange Initiative
https://www.mofa.go.jp/files/000371655.pdf
 
[Application] 
 https://reg31.smp.ne.jp/regist/is?SMPFORM=mftj-ldobsc-45cc2250db62de6aafbbabf8ba408cea
  *Application deadline: 7 November 2021
 
[Inquiries]
 Please contact Cultural and Public Relations Section of the Embassy of Japan in Armenia by e-mail.
 Email: embjp@yv.mofa.go.jp
 (Please mention "MIRAI Program 2021/2022 (your name)" in the subject line.)