There were a record-high 62 entrants in the Japanese-to-English Division and 54 in the English-to-Japanese Division of the Sixteenth Annual JAT Contest for New and Aspiring Japanese/English Translators. The finalists have been decided as follows:

Japanese to English Division:   E05   E29   E51   E59   E62

English to Japanese Division:  J24   J40   J51   J67   J70

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