Japanese Language


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The Japan Foundation’s Japanese-Language Education Programs are still accepting submissions until December 1, 2014. Click here for more information.

– Long-Term Training Program
– Short-Term Training Program
– Advanced Training Program
– Graduate Program on Japanese Language and Culture
– Japanese Language Program for Specialists

The Japan Foundation, Toronto’s Japanese Language Local Grant Program deadline has been extended until December 1, 2014. Click here for more information.

– Japanese Language Speech Contest and Activities Support Grant
– Staff Expansion Grant
– Teaching Material Purchase and Japanese-language Education Resource Centre Establishment Grant
– Conference Grant
– Publication Grant
– Partial Support of Participation in Educational Meetings
– Other Original Proposals



Japanese-language education support overseas is one of the central activities of the Japan Foundation. It plays a key role in promoting Japanese-language education in Canada through its various activities:




      • For inquiries about Japanese language courses please contact Jessica Carman at jcarman@jftor.org
      • For all other inquiries, please contact Noriko Saito at nsaito@jftor.org

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