Japanese Language Contest @Ireland 2021

2021.03.31 The results 

We would like to thank everyone who participated in Japanese Language Contest @Ireland 2021. Every entry was unique and presented the theme of the contest “optimism” well. After careful judging by the Embassy of Japan in Ireland, Japanese language teaching specialists, Japanese language teachers and educators, we would like to announce the results as follows.

Congratulations to these entrants whose prizes are funded by the contest sponsor Japan Foundation and awarded by the contest hosts.


Japanese Language Contest @Ireland 2021 Committee

Enquiry: jltispeechcontest2021@gmail.com


Secondary school category 

[Japanese Language Contest @Ireland Award]

Vicky Lin 

2nd Prize [JLTI Judging Panel Award]

Megan Bolger

3rd Prize [Best Performance Award] 

 Isobel Levingstone

Special Prize

[PPLI Special Award: Best Beginner]

Finn Egan Barron

[Special Mention] 

Adrian Barry


Open category 

[Japanese Language Contest @Ireland Award]

Ng Sherise

[Optimism Award]  

This award is given to three candidates.

  • Niamh Sheehan
  • Claudia Garcia and Ronan Keohane [group]