Original Kanji Contest
Congratulations! 1st competition winners!
Check results section.
2nd competition will open Summer 2021!
Want to know when the 2nd competition is opened? Submit your email below, so that you will receive notification when competition is opened!
Japanese Kanji is ART that consists of various parts representing subjects/meaning.
Let's share your original Kanji with us!
This year's theme of original Kanji is "FUN" (Tanoshii).
The contest open to all students who study Japanese in 6-12th grades.
Grand prize: $100 cash prizes for each division (Junior 6-8th, Senior 9th-12th grades)
Sponsor awards: $50 cash prizes for each division
Jack & Kelley of the Scott-Gentle Foundation award
Examples (calligraphy was made with Zen brush 2)
Pronunciation: Hachidori (Hummingbird)
We look forward to seeing your creativity!