Saturday, April 17, 2021

Southlake Sister Cities Accepting Applications for 2011 Youth Ambassador Trip to Japan

Calling All Adventurous Students! Applications for the 2011 Youth Ambassador Trip to Tome, Japan are being accepted now!

Are you interested in traveling the world and seeing new places?  Would you like to learn more about Japanese culture?  Then Southlake Sister Cities has the perfect program for you!

Each July, Southlake Sister Cities sends a group of youth ambassadors to Tome, Japan.  Students will experience Japanese culture first-hand, while they live with host families during their week-long stay.  While in Tome, students will visit museums, temples and schools; enjoy traditional Japanese cuisine and experience life in a Japanese town.  A City of Southlake chaperone will also accompany the students on their trip.

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To become a 2011 Youth Ambassador, students must complete an application and submit a short essay on why they would like to visit Tome, Japan.  A recommendation from a Teacher or Counselor and Principal approval are also required.

Applications for the 2011 Youth Ambassador Trip can be found online at  For more information about Southlake Sister Cities or the Youth Ambassador Trip, please call (817) 748-8311 or send an email to