Important Deadlines / Key Dates
Posted on September 1, 2016
- Enrollment with Scripps and The Japan Times (Early Bird rate)
by Oct 14th 2016 ($145)
- Enrollment with Scripps and The Japan Times (Standard rate)
by Dec 12th 2016 ($220)
- Inform the JT about the date of your school bee
by Dec 12th (or as soon as known based on the dates below)
- Conduct your school bee
between Dec 13th & Feb 3rd
Please note that school winners must satisfy both of the below age criteria to qualify for the Japan Times Bee:
- The speller must not have passed beyond the eighth grade on or before February 1, 2017.
- The speller must not have reached his/her 15th birthday on or before August 31, 2016.