Results of Essay Competition on “Something You Forgot…Along the Way”

List of Winners


Mr. Manon Miura (fifth grade; Asahi Gakuen) – 1st Place

Ms. Kei Iemori (eighth grade; Asahi Gakuen) – 2nd Place


Ms. Susan Wang “A Smile and a Word” – 1st Place

Mr. Felix Crosser “Promises Shouldn’t Be Compromised” – 2nd Place

Congratulations to all of the winners of this very memorable essay competition.

We’ve decided to present awards for just the first and second place winners of the Japanese and English categories this time. Thank you for your understanding.


Read the topic stories

Promises Are to Be Kept Read the story
Busy People Have the Most Time
-The Art of Stealing Moments
Read the story
Making the World Happier
-A Smiling Face and a Word of Kindness
Read the story



The award-winning essays
Below, we would like to introduce the award-winning selections from the English category.