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College Women's Association of Japan
The College Women's Association of Japan (CWAJ) is a not-for-profit volunteer organization of Japanese and non-Japanese women interested in education, cross-cultural exchange, and friendship. Offering opportunities for women from all over the world to share unique cultural experiences with their Japanese peers, CWAJ provides a long-term link with Japan as well as the immediate benefits of a wide range of activities in and around Tokyo.You will find more information and our 2014 Annual Report ( English and Japanese) in About Us section.

Announcing our 2015 CWAJ Scholars

Scholarship Committee proudly presented the 2015 Scholarship recepients at the May 13 Luncheon. The SA, NJG and SVI-SJ scholars attended, while the FRS recipients, unable to attend due to academic requirements were introduced through a self-introduction sent to us and read by the Coordinator. Special guests such as H. E. Mdam Ambika Bhattarai,the Nepal Ambassador's spouse, Robin S. Cromer, U.S. Embassy Tokyo, Mariko Sakurai, 1981 SA Scholar, Junko Kato, 1986 SA Scholar, Linda Schnetzer, President TAC-WG, and Chikara Sano, Donor, attended the Luncheon.

Please read the  Scholar's Profiles here to learn more about them and also enjoy the May Luncheon Report, " the Beautiful Tones of Scholarship" here.

One of our scholars, Dr. Samata Tamrakar, is a doctor from Nepal. she will be taking an extended leave to return to Nepal to assist earthquake victims with her medical skills.

On behalf of our scholars, we would like to thank the many, many members who had a part in Scholarship this year, not only the officers but all members of the Selection Committee as well as everyone who promoted CWAJ's Scholarship Program in the community, worked on the Print Show, purchased a Print, or made a donation. We could not have done this without you.

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Upcoming & Ongoing Events/Activities 
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PEP Kids in Fukushima
Asobijutsu in Fukushima
(Please click on the images for more photos!)
Spring hike in Oze National Park

Ceramics group trip to Karatsu
Goodbye and Baby Shower 2015May 2015 Good-bye and Baby Shower
  • Luncheon:  Next luncheon is September 28, Monday at the Tokyo American Club in Azabudai.
    What did you miss at our luncheon in June? Look here for the past luncheon report.

  • Education Program in Fukushima: On March 22, the English program for children in Fukushima was piloted in a fun program at PEP KIDS in Koriyama.

  • The Donation/Sponsorship Campaign is well underway!                                                      ,                                                          
  • Adventures of Ai: In the summer of 2014, the Board endorsed a proposal to have CWAJ listed as a charity for The Adventures of Ai project. For further information, please click here.

  • Scholarship: 2015 CWAJ scholars were introduced during the May Luncheonn
    Click here for 2015 Scholars' profiles. 2015年度CWAJ奨学生生
    here for a slideshow of CWAJ Scholars Now, 1972-2012.
    Click hereto the Scholarship Committee page for more (members only)