Hey guys, Jacob here. I graduated sum cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in Japanese and Asian Studies. Learning Japanese in a smaller school, there were not many opportunities to speak Japanese until I went to Japan. However, I had a strong foundation built up by excellent tutors with experience in Japan. With their help, I was able to receive a scholarship through the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, and Technology (MEXT), despite having little to no speaking experience in Japanese. …Find Out More About Me!