There were a record-high 92 entrants in the Japanese-to-English Division, and 97 in the English-to-Japanese Division of the Seventeenth Annual JAT Contest for New and Aspiring Japanese/English Translators (excluding those disqualified). The finalists have been decided as follows:

Japanese to English Division:  E07    E08    E25    E41    E42    E57  

English to Japanese Division:  J32   J33    J35     J49    J81   J121

First- and second-place winners will be announced by mid-February on the JAT website and by direct e-mail to the winners.