There were 28 entrants in the Japanese to English Division and 38 in the English to Japanese Division of the Fifteenth Annual JAT Contest for New and Aspiring Japanese/English Translators. The finalists are:
Japanese to English Division: E24 E34 E35 E37 E40
English to Japanese Division: J16 J30 J35 J36 J47
First- and second-place winners will be announced on the JAT website and by direct e-mail to the winners by mid-February 2019.