Applications Open for Canadians to Participate in Ship for World Youth

Canadians (ages 18-32) are encouraged to apply to this fully funded study aboard opportunity that includes a 2 week exchange in Japan.

Apply to participate in the Ship for World Youth 2022-2023: applications are due in mid-September.  The program includes an online exchange program from November to December 2022, then in February 2023, the overseas delegation flies to Japan for a 2 week exchange & 4 day local home stay. The program is fully funded by the Government of Japan.

NIC students can gain help on their application by contacting NIC's Office of Global Engagement ( and can learn more on