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Welcome to one of Japan’s oldest English-speaking women’s business and social networking organization

FEW CSS 5 28 2016-338-2Joining For Empowering Women (FEW) in Japan means access to a diverse community of resources and information, broad-ranging professional and personal development-focused events programs, valuable promotional opportunities, and an extensive network of inspirational and influential female professionals with a shared interest in connection and empowering one another.

We welcome women from all nationalities, professions and backgrounds. Our four membership categories provide various benefits and a range of options to suit all women in Japan. Non-resident overseas members are also welcome.

If you have any questions about FEW, would like further details on membership, or are interested in purchasing a membership as a gift for a female friend or colleague, please contact our membership director:


Which membership category is right for you ?   

Six Months
One Year
Two Years
Regular For all professional women employed, or currently not working who do not fit the description for the following three categories. ¥10,000 ¥18,000 ¥33,000
Long Distance For former FEW members who have moved overseas, women based overseas who travel to, or have business interests in Japan; members who live outside the Kanto Area. X ¥6,000 ¥11,000
Associate For those women who are full-time students or interns at time of joining FEW (Copy of full-time student ID card or proof of internship from employer required) ¥5,000 ¥9,000 X
NPO/NGO NPO/NGO membership is open to any NPO, NGO or other accredited charitable organization with an outlook that fits the mission of FEW, with “any female staff member who works full­ time for the organization, receives payment from or whose income is largely dependent on their work with the organization” serving as representative.” Click here for full details. X ¥9,000 X

**Please note that FEW conducts all of its meetings and events in English only.

All membership categories are for a the stated period of time calculated from the 1st of the month in which dues are paid. Membership dues cannot be pro-rated and are not refundable nor transferable.

What are our member benefits?
There are many reasons to join FEW. Visit our Member Benefits page for a full list