JETAABC is the British Columbia / Yukon chapter of JETAA-International, the alumni association for participants of the Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme
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JETAABC Photobook Project - Natsukashii!

JETAABC Photobook Project – Natsukashii!

NATSUKASHII!  THE JETAABC PHOTOBOOK PROJECT (AND GIFT CARD DRAW) JETAABC is putting together a JET Programme photobook…and we want your help! So, dust off those photo albums and old hard drives for your photos of your life on JET! The photobook will showcase all that is great about the JET Programme, and we’re specifically looking...
2014 JET Programme Application Now Available

2014 JET Programme Application Now Available

The application form for the 2014 JET Programme is now available online at: http://jetprogramme.ca/ If you experience technical difficulties with the online application form, please email: techsupport@jetprogramme.ca. For questions pertaining to the application content and eligibility, contact the JET Desk at the Embassy of Japan in Ottawa at: jet@ot.mofa.go.jp The deadline to apply is November 29, 2013.
2014 MEXT Research Student Scholarship Guidelines and Applications Available

2014 MEXT Research Student Scholarship Guidelines and Applications Available

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) of the Government of Japan offers Research Student Scholarships to foreign students who wish to study at a post-graduate level at Japanese universities. Guidelines and application forms for the MEXT Research Student Scholarship are now available. The deadline to apply for the scholarship is May...
Sakura Days Japan Fair - Call for Volunteers

Sakura Days Japan Fair – Call for Volunteers

JETAABC is looking for genki gals and guys to volunteer at our table (and get FREE entry) at the annual Sakura Days festival at Van Deusen Gardens.  The event will be held April 6 & 7. For those new to the event, it’s a celebration of Japanese food, culture, music, and the noble cherry blossom....
JETAA Canada 2013-2014 Country Representative - Call For Platforms

JETAA Canada 2013-2014 Country Representative – Call For Platforms

This is call for platforms for the JETAA Canada 2013-2014 Country Representative.  If interested, email your platform to Carrie Fischer at clfische@gmail.com by March 4, 2013.  Read on for details.   JETAA Country Representative – Canada – 1 year term from April 2012 to April 2013 – Job Description   The country representative’s responsibilities are...
Annual General Meeting 2013

Annual General Meeting 2013

あけましておめでとうございます! Akemashite omedeto gozaimasu! It’s time to kick off Heisei 25-nen and the Year of the Snake! JETAABC is pleased to invite all JETAABC members and their guests to the Annual General Meeting and Shinnenkai 2013. Date: Friday, January 18th, 2013 Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm Location: YWCA Hotel, 733 Beatty St (Between Robson St...
Share Your Wow! Japan Photo Contest

Share Your Wow! Japan Photo Contest

Calling all photography lovers! “Share your WOW! Japan photo contest” is a contest of photos taken in Japan. In this contest run by the Japan Tourism Agency, share your photos to best fit any one of following themes; “Cool!”, “Delicious!”, “Happy!”, “Beautiful!”, “Funny!”, or “Miracle!”. Winners in each category will be determined by the number...

25th (2013) Annual BC Japanese Speech Contest

The Annual BC Japanese Speech Contest  contest recognises achievement among British Columbia and Yukon residents learning Japanese as a foreign language.
Career Event - BUILDING YOUR BRAND & HITTING THE MARKET

Career Event – BUILDING YOUR BRAND & HITTING THE MARKET

Stuck after your return from JET? Not sure where your next career move will be?
JETAABC Ceramics Class at HiDé Ceramic Works

JETAABC Ceramics Class at HiDé Ceramic Works

Back by popular demand! Come learn how to make Japanese-style ceramics from ceramicist Hide Ebina, who has created many pieces of ceramics for popular local izakayas in Vancouver as well as art pieces for other organizations.
September JETAABC Newsletter Now Available!

September JETAABC Newsletter Now Available!

Visit Japan, with Hello Kitty.

Visit Japan, with Hello Kitty.