IFIE

Ishikawa Alumni Association

For all of you who continue to love Ishikawa

An Endeavour started by Ishikawa Prefecture in 1998, the Ishikawa Alumni Association aims at continuing exchanges between Prefectural inhabitants and foreign nationals who have resided in Ishikawa either as students or trainees.

As of February 28th 2011, there are 2,655 registered members from 77 countries. As a member, you can get the newest information about Ishikawa Prefecture from our multilingual magazine “Ishikawa Express,”email news and Ishikawa Links on our homepage.

Members and non-members can also use the Message Board on the Ishikawa Alumni Association Website to exchange information and deepen friendships.

 

To Ishikawa Alumni Association Home

To become a member

( 1 ) Criteria

Foreign Nationals who are residing or have resided in Ishikawa Prefecture as one of the followings:

  • Exchange Student
  • Trainee
  • Researcher
  • Coordinator for International Relations (CIR)
  • Assistant Language Teacher (ALT)
  • Or those who have resided in Ishikawa in a similar position as the ones listed above.
  • ( 2 ) Application Process

    You can download and fill out the Ishikawa Alumni Association Application Form (PDF File) and send it to the Alumni Office listed below.

    Download Application Form

    Adobe Reader is required to view PDF files.

    Member Information

    Here is an overview of registered members of the Ishikawa Alumni Association.

    Number of Registered Members by Country
    As of 31st March 2017
    Country/Area Members Country/Area Members Country/Area Members
    Argentina 11 Haiti 1 Serbia 2
    Australia 337 Honduras 1 Singapore 47
    Austria 16 Hungary 4 Slovakia 4
    Austria/UK 2 India 18 South Africa 2
    Bangladesh 31 Indonesia 56 Spain 8
    Belgium 8 Iran 3 Sri Lanka 1
    Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 Iran/Japan 1 Sweden 40
    Brazil 35 Israel 5 Switzerland 112
    Brunei 1 Italy 292 Switzerland/France 1
    Bulgaria 4 Japan 4 Switzerland/Japan 1
    Cambodia 15 Kenya 2 Syria 1
    Cameroon 1 Korea 436 Taiwan 58
    Canada 82 Laos 10 Tanzania 1
    Canada/France 1 Lithuania 1 Thailand 78
    Chile 3 Luxembourg 6 Turkey 43
    China 759 Malaysia 42 UK 98
    China/Hong Kong 49 Mauritius 1 UK/Canada 1
    Colombia 1 Mexico 6 UK/Italy 1
    Cote d'Ivoire 1 Mongolia 12 UK/Japan 1
    Croatia 2 Myanmar 4 Ukraine 2
    Czech Republic 5 Nepal 5 Unregistered 43
    Denmark 27 Netherlands 3 USA 425
    Denmark/Japan 2 New Zealand 5 USA/Canada 1
    Egypt 2 Palestine 1 USA/Hong Kong 1
    Ethiopia 1 Panama 1 USA/Japan 3
    Fiji 1 Peru 2 USA/Korea 2
    Finland 11 Philippines 32 USA/Mexico 1
    France 71 Poland 12 USA/Peru 1
    Germany 72 Portugal 1 USA/Switzerland 1
    Germany/Brazil 1 Rep. Ireland 7 Uzbekistan 1
    Germany/Japan 1 Romania 2 Venezuela 3
    Germany/Korea 1 Russia 113 Vietnam 44
    Greece 2 Senegal 1 Zambia 1
    USA/Romania 1 Pakistan 1 Trinidad and Tobago 1
            Total 3,780

    To Apply/For Inquiry

    Ishikawa Alumni Association Office (inside Ishikawa Foundation for International Exchange)
    3/F Rifare Bldg.,1-5-3 Hon-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-0853
    TEL:(076)262-5932  FAX:(076)222-5932
    E-mail:doso@ifie.or.jp
    URL:http://iaa.ifie.or.jp/ (English)
    You can select to view the Japanese page from this link.