【Increasing World Population】
World’s population has been growing rapidly: 3 billion in 1960, 4 billion in 1974, 5 billion in 1987, 6 billion in 1999, and more than 7 billion on October 2011. The United Nations announced that by 2050, it will reach more than 9.5 billion, and 86% of the population will be in Asia, Africa, and Middle East.
※Ref：World’s population estimate , UN
【Issues The World Will Face in The Future】
As the population grows, economy in the region will expand, which will result in higher energy consumption. Ultimately it will lead to higher output of CO2, causing global warming, desertification, and various other environmental changes. The world will also face food and water supply shortage triggered by the above mentioned changes.
Through the Japan Trip organized by ISOTOPE Foundation、applicants will learn innovative technologies and ideas through companies visits that has unique products and strategies that can contribute to global concerns.
【Japan Trip Program】
Students will experience tour of the company building, learn business models and products of the company and talk with the employees.
– Euglena Corp – Leader in cutting edge technology in the fields of Biometrics and Bioenergy.
– Mitsubishi Corporation – Global leader in various fields: cars, appliances, televisions etc
– Google Japan – Japanese Branch of Google HQ
■Culture exchange with Japanese High School students
■Home stay with Japanese families in Yokohama
|Senso Temple||Kiyomizu Temple|
|Tokyo Sky Tree||Wearing Kimono Experience|
【Memorandum for Offering】
|Purpose||To cultivate future business talents who can be bridges between Japan and the United States and other countries.|
|When||June 26 – July 4, 2015|
|Total Costs for
the Japan Trip
|※1. NRCTJ is an organization which has the tax-exempt 501(c)(3).
The Costs for the Japan Trip is a tax deductible.
We will send the instruction after the announcement of result to each participant.
|Due Date||Thursday April 30, 2015|
|How to Apply||The applicant needs to submit the application form by April 30, 2015 Air mail or email.
Air Mail to: NECTJ
|Announcement of Result||Sunday, May 3, 2015|
|Documents which need to submit||See 「Documents List」|
【The Costs Includes the Following】
Round Trip Economy Class airfare from NY or LA to Tokyo including airfare tax and fuel surcharge.
■Accommodation expense in Japan
■Transportation fee in Japan
Japan Rail Pass (Tourist class)
Insurance Company: Travel Insured Insurance International
Plan : World Trip Protector Plus
|Trip Cancellation||Up to 100% Trip Cost*|
|Cancel for Any Reason**||Up to 75% Trip Cost*|
|Trip Interruption||Up to 150% Trip Cost*|
|Interrupt for Any Reason||Up to 75% Trip Cost*|
|Reimbursement of Miles or Reward Points||$250|
|Travel Delay (6 hours)||$1,000 ($200/day)|
|Missed Connection (3 hours)||$500|
|Accident & Sickness Medical Expense||$100,000|
|Emergency Medical Evacuation and Repatriation||$1,000,000|
|Accidental Death and Dismemberment- 24 Hour||$10,000|
|Baggage & Personal Effects||$1,000***|
|Baggage Delay (12 hours)||$300|
All admission as per the itinerary
|50% of the total the costs||Due Friday, May 15, 2015|
|Final Payment－Total amount less first and second deposit||Due Friday, June 5, 2015|
|Adjustment – Any additional expenses incurred during the trip||Due Friday, July 24, 2015|
■Check (To NECTJ)
Pay to :NECTJ
Address : c/o United Nations International School 24-50 FDR Drive, New York NY 10010 USA
For : Japan Trip Costs
We will mention the website after the after the announcement of result to each participant.
|$500.00||$500.00 is non-refundable.|
|Between May 15, 2015 –
June 4, 2015
|The applicant cancellation penalty will be 50% of the trip|
|After Friday, June 5 2015||The applicant cancellation penalty will be 100% of the trip.|