JASC Membership

Membership in The Japan America Society of Chicago is open to all individuals, corporations, and organizations interested in US – Japan relations. While most events are open to the general public, members of the Japan America Society of Chicago receive additional benefits listed below.

As a benefit of membership in the Japan America Society of Chicago, enjoy discounts at the following:

Corporate Membership | Individual Membership

Corporate Membership Benefits


Corporate Platinum Member

$10,000

With the Corporate Platinum Membership, you receive the basic corporate benefits plus:

  • Unlimited number of employee representatives
  • Complimentary admission to select programs
  • Opportunity to host/sponsor customized program
  • Link on JASC website – corporate member section & logo link under premiere members
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • One-on-one opportunities to meet select speakers/leaders

Corporate Gold Member

$5,000

With the Corporate Gold Membership, you receive the basic corporate benefits plus:

  • Unlimited number of employee representatives
  • Complimentary admission to select programs
  • Link on JASC website – corporate member section & logo link under premiere members
  • Invitations to exclusive events

Corporate Silver Member

$2,000

With the Corporate Silver Membership, you receive the basic corporate benefits plus:

  • 7 employee representatives
  • Link on JASC website – corporate member section & small logo link under premiere members
  • Invitations to exclusive events

Corporate Bronze Member

$700

With the Corporate Bronze Membership, you receive the basic corporate benefits plus:

  • 2 employee representatives
  • Link on JASC website

Corporate Member

$450

With the Corporate Membership, you receive the basic corporate benefits plus:

  • 1 employee representative
  • Basic link on JASC website

Corporate Supporter

$300

(Available only to non-resident companies and companies with Chicago offices of less than 5 total staff)

With the Corporate Supporter Membership, you receive the basic corporate benefits plus::

  • 1 employee representative
  • Link on JASC website

Basic Corporate Benefits

  • NEW – Opportunity to post job openings at your company/organization on the JASC website “Job Board Page”
  • Opportunities to meet distinguished scholars, industry leaders, artists, etc.
    involved in US-Japan and cross-cultural relations
  • Invitations to exclusive events such as the Annual Meeting and Gala
  • Member rates for programs, seminars, exhibits and lectures
  • Member rate for language classes
  • E-mail announcements of programs

Individual Membership Benefits


JASC Circle Member

$1,500

With the JASC Circle Membership, you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • Three individual ($100) gift memberships for guests of your choice
  • Free admission to select programs
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • Priority seating at select events
  • One-on-one opportunity to meet selected speakers/leaders
  • 1 additional ticket to events at Member price

Gold Individual Member

$1,000

With the Gold Individual Membership, you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • Two individual ($100) gift memberships for guests of your choice
  • Free admission to select programs
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • Reserved seating at select events
  • 1 additional ticket to events at Member price

Silver Individual Member

$500

With the Silver Individual Membership, you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • One individual ($100 gift membership for a person of your choice)
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • Reserved seating at select events
  • 1 additional ticket to events at Member price

Bronze Individual Member

$250

With the Bronze Individual Membership, you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • Reserved seating at select events
  • 1 additional ticket to events at Member price

Individual Member (2 Years)

$140

With the Individual Membership (2 Years), you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • 1 additional ticket to events at Member price
  • 2 year membership

Individual Member (1 Year)

$80

With the Individual Membership (1 Year), you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • 1 additional ticket to events at Member price

Young Professionals Committee (YPC) Member

$50

(Available to non-student members under the age of 30)

With the YPC Membership, you receive the basic member benefits plus:

  • Special programs tailored to YPC members

Student and Non-Resident Member

$25

With the Student / Non-Resident Membership, you receive the basic member benefits


Basic Membership Benefits

  • Opportunities to meet distinguished scholars, industry leaders, artists, etc. involved
    in US-Japan and cross-cultural relations.
  • Invitations to exclusive events such as the Annual Meeting and Gala.
  • Member rates for programs, seminars, exhibits and lectures.
  • Member rate for language classes.
  • E-mail announcements of programs.