Study Abroad Expo Encourages Students to Discover U.S. Opportunities

Embassy Tokyo hosted its annual “America EXPO” college fair at Ochanomizu Sola City on September 7. Over 90 U.S. colleges and universities participated in the event. Approximately 2,000 students attended 13 separate seminars covering a range of topics including scholarships, employment opportunities after studying in the United States, as well as studying abroad as a high school student.

Chargé d’Affaires Joe Young gave remarks to encourage students to study in the U.S. Later he took time to interact with students, alumni, and university representatives. Two high school students were awarded scholarships.