CULCON is a binational advisory group to the U.S. and Japanese governments and is composed of two panels. For information and news about the Japan CULCON Panel, please visit: https://www.jpf.go.jp/culcon/
Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC)
The Commission is a grant-making agency that supports research, education, public affairs and exchange with Japan. For more information on JUSFC please go to our website here.
U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation (USJBF)
The US-Japan Bridging Foundation awards scholarships to U.S. undergraduate students to study for one semester or academic year in Japan. For more information on USJBF please go to our website here.
The U.S. CULCON Secretariat and related organizations shares offices and a great deal of organizational history. This is a helpful comparison of CULCON, the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC) and the U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation (USJBF):
For a PDF of the the mission statements, membership, contact information, etc., please click here.