All-USA High School Japanese Speech Contest

The Fifteen finalists who participated in the event were selected
from among the top finishers of regional Japanese language speech contests
held across the United States.

1st Place: Consulate General of Japan Award
Yusi Wang
「The Path Towards Global Citizenship」
Fairmont Preparatory Academy, Anaheim, CA, 12th Grade

2nd Place: Fujitsu Frontech North America Award
Bilal Pazir
「The Kizuna Project That Changed My Life」
Winston Churchill High School, San Antoni, TX, 12th Grade

3rd Place: Union Bank Award
Khaalidah Giddens
「No Matter What Kind of Palin You go through always stand up again」
Herron High School,Indianapolis, IN, 12th Grade