Commission & Secretariat

The Commission is composed of ten members, five Americans and five Japanese, who are appointed annually by their respective governments. Two members on each side represent the government while the remaining members come from the private sector. The Commission plays an important role in devising plans and setting policies regarding Japan-U.S. exchanges.

Commission Members


Sanno Grand Building 207, 2-14-2 Nagata-cho,
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 100-0014
TEL: +81-3-3580-3231 FAX: +81-3-3580-1217

Next to Akasaka-Mitsuke Station, Sanno-shita Exit (Exit 11) - Marunouchi Line, Ginza Line
5 min walk from Nagata-cho Station - Hanzomon Line, Yurakucho Line, Namboku Line
7 min walk from Tameike-sanno Station - Namboku Line, Ginza Line

Office Hours

The day-to-day operations of the Commission are carried out by a Secretariat with the following divisions:

Executive Director / Executive Office

Hours Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:30

Fulbright Grant Program

Hours Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:30

General Affairs

Hours Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 17:30

EducationUSA Advising Center

NOF Tameike Building, 8F, 1-1-14, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 107-0052