SSC Overview

"We are One ! Sakura Science Club"is a website for mutual exchange among those who participated in the Sakura Science Program (Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Program in Science) including peers from your country or friends from other parts of the world, our program organizers and supporters.

Member's Voice

If you are thinking of coming back to Japan, testimonies by SSC members might help you get a rough idea of what to watch out for and how you can develop your career goals.

Updated in September 2020

Sakura Mentor

SSC Members who are in Japan now are taking on the role of mentor to answer your questions about studying or working in Japan. We hope this new system will help motivate members who wish to come back to Japan.

Updated in August 2020


Here you can find latest news and commentary related to science and technology, education, and life in Japan.

Updated in September 2020

Alumni Activities

On August 5, 2020, JST and JISTEC co-organized a web seminar on different defenses against Covid-19. The webinar was hosted by Dr. Ooi Hong-Kean, Professor at the School of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, one of the prominent organizations that was awarded the Sakura Science Plan (SSP) project. This webinar was joined by 130 viewers in 21 countries/regions around the world.

Updated in September 2020

FAQ & Contact

Here you can find answers to frequently asked questions from our members.


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