How to Join AJS

Membership Privileges

  • Can enhance understanding issues related to Japan-US issues by participating in AJS’s programs with the opportunities of directly meeting experts, professionals and business leaders both from Japan as well as US.
  • Can have special and unique experiences such as lectures by US Ambassador (who is the Honorary President of AJS) and high ranking officers of the U.S. Embassy, New Year Party at the US Ambassador’s residence or visits to U.S. Military Bases.
  • Can enrich new personal network through AJS’s functions for the members.
  • Can participate in programs of other America-Japan Societies in Japan and in the U.S.
    Please see the special issue of our newsletter (published in June, 2020) for more information on the AJS regular activities.

How to Join AJS

Anybody who is interested in mutual understanding/friendship exchange between Japan and US and wishes to become a member, shall fill the Membership Application form and send it to the AJS office with your photo.

The application requires one current sponsor member’s recommendation signature on it. In case there is no sponsor, please leave it blank and send the application to us.

The Application Form will be reviewed by the Membership Committee and the final confirmation letter will be sent to you later by mail. Please note that we cannot return your resume regardless of the results.

Membership Categories

Corporate Membership

Categories Annual Fee
Gold (3 units)
(register up to 9 employees as the members)
Silver (2 units)
(register up to 6 employees as the members)
Bronze (1 unit)
(register up to 3 employees as the members)

Individual Membership

Categories Annual Fee
Individual Sustaining Member ¥25,000
Regular Individual Member ¥20,000
* Individual Associate ¥10,000
(Age 40 and under or a family member of either of above two individual member)
* Former AJS Student Member ¥3,000
(Age 30 and under including former interns)
* Student Member ¥2,000
(Undergraduate and Graduate Students)
* Overseas Member ¥5,000
(Overseas residents)

If Student Associate member wishes to continue membership, ¥3,000 annual rate will apply until age of 30
No fees needed for Intern students of the Society
* shows Non-Voting Right

Application Form

Office Address:

  • Mail

    The America-Japan Society, Inc.

    JMF Bldg. Akasaka01 8F
    1-11-28, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052

  • Email


Tel: 03-3588-6344  
Fax: 03-3588-6355