The Consulate General of Japan in Toronto and the Japan
Foundation have been the sponsors on the official side. Many
other firms and institutions have been very supportive of
this event by donating prizes, including Asian Institute at
the Munk School of Global Affairs & Dr. David Chu
Program in Asia Pacific Studies, University of Toronto,
Association of Japanese Canadian Business and Professionals
(Shinki-Kai), Canada Planners International Services, Inc.,
Canon Canada Inc., Glico Canada Corporation, Honda Canada
Inc., IACE Travel Canada Inc., Ichiriki Japanese Restaurant,
Japan Communications Inc., Japan National Tourist
Organization, JTB International (Canada) Ltd., Mitsui Canada
Foundation, NGK Spark Plugs Canada Ltd., Nihongo Circle,
Noritake Canada Ltd., Shiseido (Canada) Inc., ShowFlex
International, Soba Canada, Subaru Canada, Inc., Toyota
Canada Inc., Toyota Tsusho Canada, Inc., Yamaha Canada Music
Ltd., Yusen Air & Sea Services (Canada) Inc.
With the generous donations by these organizations and firms, OJSC has been extremely successful and continues to pursue excellence in Japanese language education.
The Organizing Committee consists of the representatives
of Toronto Japanese Language School, University of Toronto,
University of Waterloo and York University. The time and
energy put in to organize OJSC by the Organizing Committee
members is much appreciated by language teaching
professionals and participants.
The Committee was recognized by the Consul General of
Japan, Mr. Eiji Yamamoto, for its contribution to the
Japanese language education in Ontario. The Chair of the
Committee, Prof. Kumiko Inutsuka, received the testimonial
at the awarding reception on October 30, 2012.