There were 38 applicants in the Japanese to English Division and 81 in the English to Japanese Division of the Thirteenth Annual JAT Contest for New and Aspiring Japanese/English Translators. The finalists  are:

Japanese to English Division: E20, E23, E30, E32, E33

English to Japanese Division: J1, J2, J29, J53, J69

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