Admission Procedures

Admission Procedures

If you are a foreign applicant from abroad, please submit 1) English application form to the executive office ( along with 2) your CV, 3) selected publication list and 4) a brief summary of your research activities. If you are a student, 5) a recommendation letter from your supervisor and 6) your student ID card are also required.

If you are a foreign applicant reside in Japan, a reference from a councilor or an honorary member is required. Please submit Japanese application form and send it to the executive office. (Please refer to the page "入会案内" on Japanese website

Please allow 30 days for application review and approval notification

Annual Fees

JPY 8,000 ( appox. US$80; depending upon the exchange rate)

* Invoice will be sent at the time of approval notification. If you reside overseas, membership fee must be paid by credit card (VISA, MasterCard, UFJ, NICOS, Diners). If you want to send the payment by other method, please contact to the executive office.


You become a member officially when your application has been approved and payment of the annual membership fee has been completed.

You will be notified of your membership number immediately after the admission procedure has been completed. Please make sure to always provide your membership number on any communication with the association.
Please complete the procedures quickly as the association must enter your membership number if you are submitting a presentation for the Annual Meeting.
If it does so happen that you have not been assigned a number by the time you submit your presentation, please enter "99999" in the space designated for your membership number.

※Please note that the registration fee for Annual Meeting is set separately from the membership fee.

Admission applications

English application form is available on PDF file. Agreement with the association´s "Handling of Personal Information" is a condition of admission.

PDFAdmission Application Form

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Executive Office, Japanese Cancer Association
International Medical Information Center,
Shinanomachi Rengakan, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0016, Japan