We are very pleased to announce that the event will be back virtually on Friday, March 19, 2021.
Japan Bowl Ontario is a Japanese language and culture competition focusing on high school students in Ontario. Japan Bowl Ontario is not an exam, but a game show. It asks students about their knowledge of Japanese culture, society, daily life, history, geography and current events. Participants compete as members of 3-person teams. Questions are all in English.
To enter, you must be a high school student in the Province of Ontario, who:
1) Has not lived in Japan total of six months or more.
2) Does not have Japanese citizenship (Some exceptions may apply. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, please contact the organizer of Japan Bowl Ontario at the address below.)
3) Has a three-member team.
Registration deadline is February 26th, 2021.
For questions, please contact the Japan Bowl Ontario Organizing Committee at
Mr. Terence Kernaghan, MPP, London North Centre
JIT Automation Inc.
Canadian Olympic Foundation
Toronto Arrows Rugby Football Club
Japan National Tourism Organization
The Japan Foundation, Toronto
Honorary Patron of the Japan Bowl®
Her Imperial Highness Princess Takamado
The name "Japan Bowl" is used with the permission of the Japan-America Society of Washington DC.