to support the presentation of a series of jōruri music performances in connection with a symposium on the work of the classical Japanese playwright Chikamatsu Monzaemon held at Columbia University in October 1997
to enable architect Hiroshi Watanable to conduct a course on Japanese environmental art and design at the Japan Study Center, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University.
To enable architects Arata Isozaki and Fumihiko Maki to serve as visiting lecturers in a seminar program on Japanese environmental design held at the Japan Study Center, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University
to provide support for the exhibition Shinjuka: The Phenomenal City, shown at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, December 1975-February 1976, and circulated thereafter to other cities in the United States by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.
To provide support for the development of a program of study in the United States for teachers and administrators of primary and secondary schools in Japan in connection with Japanese Educators Project