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How to join AKB48 17th Generation Audition Members

How to join AKB48 17th Generation Audition Members

AKB48 17th Generation Audition has started.

AKB48 is starting to open registration for the 17th generation audition member.

Condition: 
- Female aged 12-20 years (from SD 6th grade). 
- Can take the exam after the second exam.
- Willing to appears on TV, Web, and various other media during the selection process. 
- If you live far from Tokyo, willing to move to Tokyo or live in Tokyo immediately when selected to be a kenkyuusei / trainee. 
- Willing to attend training when selected to be a kenkyuusei / trainee. 

Application Period: 
15 December 2021 (15:00 JST) - 7 February 2022 (23:59 JST) 

Primary check (document check): 
February 13, 2022 

Second stage selection (online): 
19-20 February 2022 

Third stage selection (interview): 
March 5, 2022 (Fukuoka) 
March 6, 2022 (Osaka) 
12 March 2022 (Sapporo) 
March 13, 2022 (Tokyo) 

Final stage selection (interview): 
26-27 March 2022 

Training period: 
Scheduled for April-June 2022 

For more information visit the official web: akb48.co.jp/lp/audition17th/