The 5th Year In, Year Out, Let's Share the Japanese New Year Experience with our friends all over the world

Organizer:National Institution for Youth Education

2014.12.30 (Tue)   to January 2, 2015 (Fri) / Application Deadline: December 4, 2014 (Thu) /Place:Olympics Memorial Youth Center (Yoyogi, Shibuya, Tokyo)

Let's experience Japanese New Year together!
New Year, New Friends

Date : Dec. 30th, 2014 (Tue) to Jan. 2nd, 2015 (Fri)

Requirements : You must be able to attend all events on the schedule (including overnight stays).

【For foreign participants】
You must have a status of residence for Japan and be able to hold at least a simple conversation in Japanese. You can be a student going to a university, junior college, graduate school, vocational school, or Japanese language school. ALTs are also welcome.
【For Japanese participant】
You must be a Japanese citizen attending a university, junior college, graduate school, vocational school, or high school.
Place : Olympics Memorial Youth Center
Participation Limit : 300 people
Application Period : November 4th (Tue) to December 4th (Thu)

How to Apply : 

You can apply by internet ( or through the mail.

Fee : 5,000yen (Includes accommodations, meals, and activities fee)
※However, lunch on January 1st will be the responsibility of the participant

※The entire program will be done in Japanese.

For more detail, please visit the following website.
The flyer can be seen at

National Institution for Youth Education – New Year's Event Section
(Hours: 10:00-17:00)
Address: 〒151-0052 Tokyo-to, Shibuya-kun, Yoyogi Kamizono-cho 3-1
TEL 03-6407-7756