Essay should be written independently; co-authored essays are not accepted. Each category is judged separately and will each grant one first place award, two second place awards, and three third place awards, as well as honorable mentions.
Contestants will be disqualified if their submission is found to contain plagiarized or uncredited material. By submitting your essay to the competition, you confirm that The Commercial Press and The World of Chinese have exclusive rights to edit and publish your essay. The competition is divided into two categories based on age: Adult (18 and over) and Student (under 18) 2.
Since then, the contest has called for work from writers overseas as well as Japan./p As a world-leading manufacturer of audio-visual components, Onkyo Corporation continues to surprise and delight with high-fidelity music and images, demonstrating its commitment to equality and diversity by being first in the industry to launch a support kit for the visually challenged.
In partnership with Braille Mainichi and Mainichi Newspapers, establishing the Onkyo World Braille Essay Contest has helped to promote a positive message in the community while bridging worlds for many living with disabilities, who feel the warmth of people’s hearts closely.
Second Place （1） Cash prize of 800 RMB； （2） Magazines, books, and limited-edition handcrafts from The World of Chinese; （3） The opportunity to be published on The World of Chinese official website.
First Place （1） Cash prize of 1,000 RMB; （2） Magazines, books, and limited-edition handcrafts from The World of Chinese; （3） The opportunity to be published in The World of Chinese print magazine (ISSN:1673-7660).
Moreover, award-winning works in the Japanese category are collected in a Compilation of Winning Works in printed text and braille.
These books are donated to schools for the vision-impaired and braille libraries in Japan, and will continue to be read and enjoyed for generations.
Please refer to our official website and We Chat account for updates on the competition. Institutions that actively recruit entrants the competition will receive a certificate of “Outstanding Organization” and a partnership with The World of Chinese – China Story Reading and Writing Base. Topics: a) If you get the chance to converse with any famous Chinese figure (including but not limited to historical figures, contemporary figures, and fictional characters from literary works), what would you say to them?
How to Enter for instructions on how to submit your work. Third Place （1） Cash prize of 500 RMB； （2） Magazines, books and limited-edition handcrafts from The World of Chinese; （3） The opportunity to be published on The World of Chinese official website.