The Houston Regional Japanese Language Speech Contest will take place on February 18, 2017.
Japanese language learners of all levels and ages in the Greater Houston area will demonstrate their oral Japanese communication skills for a chance to compete at the 28th Annual Texas State Japanese Language Speech Contest.
The contest strives to bring together the Japanese and American communities to advocate for an to celebrate Japanese language learning, and to encourage students to further their understanding of Japan, its people, and its culture.
For more information on contest divisions, format, eligibility and rules, please review the contest handbook.
Click here to register online. Registration closes on January 31, 2017.
945 AM Opening Ceremony
1015 AM Preliminaries
- Division I: Poetry
- Division II: Haiku
- Division IV: Free Speech w/ Text
- Division V: Free Speech Aurora
- Division VI: Free Speech College and University
1230 PM FINALS (open to the public)
- 1240 PM POETRY
- 1305 PM HAIKU
- 1330 PM FREE SPEECH w/ TEXT
- 1400 PM FREE SPEECH AURORA
- 1440 PM FREE SPEECH COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY
- 1520 PM SKIT
1630 PM Closing Ceremony/Awards Presentation