We contribute to society

CWAJ Print Show

CWAJ Print Show is a highly respected annual exhibition and sale of contemporary Japanese prints.  The first Print Show was held in 1956 and showcased a new form…

Scholarship

Scholarship is the vibrant core mission of CWAJ.   With founding members in 1949 inspired by the desire to enable Japanese students to accept their offers to study…

Education

Promotion of education and fostering multicultural friendships: these are the heart of Education Programs. The three sub-groups Foreign Students Circle, Volunteers for the Visually Impaired and English Outreach…

Scholarships & Awards

Graduate Scholarships

- For Japanese Women to Study Abroad     - For Non-Japanese Women to Study in Japan

Scholarships for the Visually Impaired

- To Study Abroad     - To Study in Japan

CWAJ Print Show Awards

- Young Printmaker Award

70th Anniversary

CWAJ celebrated the 70th anniversary of its founding, a time to reflect proudly on our seven decades of promoting education, art, community service and cross-cultural understanding. It was also a precious opportunity to look towards the future and…

Read about the Events

Find Us at Print Show

The 64th CWAJ Print Show will be held at the Hillside Forum…

When & Where

We Nurture Friendships

Cultural Programs

Our Cultural Programs are organized for the community at large as well as our members to provide enjoyable often learning experiences (lectures, visits to historic sites, concerts) for all. Programs…

Monthly General Meeting and Luncheon Programs

Our monthly luncheons offer unique opportunities for learning and education, for promoting cross-cultural values, for entertainment and for encouraging new continued friendships. If you are not a CWAJ member but…

Special Interest Groups

Special Interest Groups reflect the personal interests of the CWAJ members. We have many groups that have remained active over a long period of time. Members are free to contact…

We Can Make a Better Future

Across the globe, educated women are powerful agents of social change, transforming families, institutions and societies. CWAJ’s mission is to support higher education, nurturing future leaders who will contribute to…

Donation

Membership in the College Women’s Association of Japan offers many exciting opportunities for women to connect with Japan and with each other. Coming from 25 nations including Japan, CWAJ members…

Membership