Terms Of Use

Site Policy

Regarding use of this website

Hakuho Foundation will handle personal information it collects on its own or acquires from applicants in the awards and programs offered by the Foundation and information concerning the executives and employees of companies associated with the Foundation appropriately and in strict accordance with all related laws, industry standards and internal regulations.


  1. We make every effort to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date. However, the user assumes all responsibility for the use of the website. Under no circumstances will Hakuho Foundation be liable for damages associated with the use or inability to use the website.
  2. The content of this website and its URL may be changed or cancelled without prior notice. Your kind understanding is appreciated.
  3. Except where conditions for utilization have been set down elsewhere in these terms and conditions, Hakuho Foundation will not be restricted in regard to publishing, broadcasting or otherwise utilizing any information, materials, etc. sent to the Foundation by email, etc. via this website. However, in such case as such information falls under the category of personal information, without the consent of the individual concerned we will utilize such personal information only to the extent required to meet the purpose of utilization of the information.


  1. All aspects (graphical, text, etc.) of this website are copyright of Hakuho Foundation and may not be distributed, reproduced, downloaded, amended, offered for secondary use or diverted without permission from the Foundation.
  2. All trademarks and other intellectual property rights associated with this website belong to Hakuho Foundation and their use without permission from the Foundation is prohibited.
  3. Posting links to this website without prior written permission from Hakuho Foundation is prohibited. To post a link to this website, please contact the Foundation by email. In addition, while it is possible to access other websites (third-party websites other than those of our business partners and the Foundation) using links posted on this website, the Foundation assumes no responsibility for the content, information accuracy or functions of the websites that we link to. Likewise, the Foundation is not responsible for any incident that may occur on the websites that we link to.


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