• Pacific Rim Int'l Camp

    《PRIC 2017》Guidelines

    PRIC2017 Camper & Staff Entry Has Been Closed


    NPO Pacific Rim International Student Camp

    Nippon Television Network Corporation


    Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

    Nagano Nature Conservation Office, Ministry of the Environment

    Nishikatsura-cho Yamanashi Prefecture

    National Camping Association of Japan

    The Yomiuri Shimbun


    Mitsubishi UFJ Foundation(planned)

    K2 Japan Corporation


    Schedule​ for Campers from Abroad

    From 07 to 22, Aug 2017


    National Takato Youth Center(TYC)

    The Independent Administrative Institution National Institution for Youth Education National Olympics Memorial Youth Center (NYC)


    Yamanashi Prefecture


    The host organization will bear all necessary expenses during the camp program, including room, board, and transportation, as well as the round-trip airfare to Japan. The campers are asked to provide for local travel expenses to the airport of departure in his country, expenses for obtaining an entry visa to Japan, and any other
    personal expenses.

    Number of Participating Campers

    Total 42: 30 from Japan, 12 from overseas


    Applicants should be male students from one of the participating countries and region between 14 and 18 years of age as of August 1, 2017. Successful candidates must be able to speak and understand English, as they will be discussing the life and culture of their country in English. They must be available for the entire duration of the program and must follow the arrival and departure dates set by the host organization. They are expected to have a strong desire to learn about other people, cultures, and countries with a positive attitude throughout the program. Preference is given to students who have never stayed in Japan before.

    Countries and Region​

    Around the Pacific Ocean;
    those representatives are Australia, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, New-Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and the United States.


    The local leaders are PRIC executive committees and a counselors suitable for international camp.
    In addition, we may invite professional leaders for special programs.