Japanese lanterns hanging from cherry trees at dusk


CSGJ student programs foster research, travel and understanding between Canada & Japan

About our student programs

Six students each holding a piece of white paper with Japanese characters on them

This program supports education reform in Japan and beyond through the promotion of evidence-based policy initiatives with global impact.

Ten students who participated in 2019-20 Kakehashi Project stand around a program banner

This exchange program promotes understanding of Japan in North America. “Kakehashi” means “bridge,” symbolizing the hope that participants will form lasting relationships and serve as bridges between nations and cultures.

CSGJ students in seminar room wearing masks

Our diverse group of student leaders support the mission of CSGJ by fostering a greater understanding of contemporary Japan.