JETAA 4th Annual Hiragana Design Competition Entries Open

The Auckland JET Alumni Association is pleased to announce the fourth annual New Zealand Schools Hiragana Design Competition. Funding for prizes has been kindly provided by the Japan Foundation. The competition is open to all New Zealand schools where Japanese is taught. Judging and announcement of the winners will take place in October and November […]

Hiragana Competition Winner

Once again, there were some fantastic entries submitted for the 2014 Hiragana Competition. The winning entry went to Papatoetoe High School who took away the top prize for their character ‘ra’. Judges were very impressed commenting -  “Simply incredible. Amazing artistic talent. Great choice of words to represent sounds. Crisp and clean. Very professional.” Take […]

JETAA Third Annual Hiragana Design Competition

The Auckland JET Alumni Association is pleased to announce the third annual New Zealand Schools Hiragana Design Competition. Funding for prizes has been kindly provided by the Japan Foundation. The competition is open to all New Zealand schools where Japanese is taught. Judging and announcement of the winners will take place in November 2014.  For […]

Winners of the 2013 Hiragana Competition

Thanks to all who submitted an entry, we were blown away by the creativity that went into the designs! 1. Ramarama School ($200 prize winner) 2. Villa Maria College ($150 prize winner) 3. Iona College ($50 prize winner) First Prize entry from Ramarama School;                       […]

2013 Hiragana Competition Application Form

The Auckland JET Alumni Association is pleased to announce the second annual New Zealand Schools Hiragana Design Competition. Funding for prizes has been kindly provided by the Japan Foundation. The competition is open to all New Zealand schools where Japanese is taught. Judging and announcement of the winners will take place in November 2013.  For […]