Teraoka Seiko Co., Ltd: 

Learn about Japanese business culture through the internship program with Teraoka Seiko Co. Ltd. (Teraoka) at its office located in Tokyo, Japan.  The internship will provide an OSU student with opportunities to enhance the ability to use functional Japanese and to experience the Japanese business culture at work.  Interns will be in a position assigned by Teraoka’s personnel section. Company website

Period: 3 months, from mid-May 2020 through early August 2020
Salary: Unpaid internship for a full time position (living expenses provided: room and board, allowances for transportation to/from work and some meals)
Travel Assistance: $500+ (ask for details)
Deadline: February 20, 2020
  • Undergraduate student enrolled full-time at The Ohio State University 
  • Available for the internship period: mid-May through early August 2019
  • Studied at least two years of Japanese language with a grade of B or better, or equivalent 
  • In overall good standing with GPA of at least 3.00
  • Hold U.S. passport
  • Enroll in travel health insurance program during the internship period in Japan 
Application: Online link
Reference form: Online Link
The Institute for Japanese Studies (IJS) is serving as a local contact office for the Teraoka-OSU internship application, to receive applications and check eligibility, but not to select the interns for Teraoka. IJS will transmit all eligible applications to Teraoka, and Teraoka will be solely in charge of selecting its interns.