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Call for Contestants - Japanese Language Speech Contest

This year's competition will be held on March 8 in Edmonton

By Akiko Sharp
Organizers, contestants, and judges from the 2019 Alberta District Japanese Speech Contest

 
Screening for the Alberta District Japanese Language Speech Contest

University of Calgary
(スピーチコンテスト学内選抜大会)

The Alberta District Japanese Speech Contest will be held on Sunday, March 8, 2020 in Edmonton.  Every year, about 10 selected students from the University of Calgary enter the Provincial Japanese Speech Contest, and in the past many have received top honours and prizes. Today we would like to announce the opening of the competition for the 2020 Japanese Speech Contest.

More information about the Alberta District Japanese Speech Contest.

Please submit your script and recording (with applicant name and category of entry clearly indicated) to both your Japanese instructor and Akiko Sharp (asharp@ucalgary.ca). 

Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Monday, February 3, 2020.
 


 
Screening Process: The Committee will review all submissions (script and recording) and select the most qualified applicants to proceed to the Alberta District Japanese Language Speech contest. Decisions will be sent by Friday, February 7.

The Committee reserves the right to make final decisions as to who will proceed to the Alberta District Japanese Language Speech Contest and in which category they will compete.

The first prize winners are entitled to participate in the Canada National Japanese Speech Contest, being held Saturday, March 28 2020 in Ottawa.