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April 2014
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Symposium Travel Grants
Travel grants have now been opened for this year’s National Symposium. JPF is offering one-off grants to teachers from NT, QLD, NSW, ACT and WA to cover accommodation and travel costs for the event. Applications close Thursday 8 May.
apply now
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Video Matsuri
Get your video cameras out, because the Video Matsuri Contest is back, bigger and better than ever! We’ve added an extra challenge this year—check out the website to find out more about it, including some handy video-making tips.
start filming
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JLPT Bulletin
The Japanese-Language Proficiency Test for 2014 will be held on Saturday 7 December. Why not set yourself a goal and work towards getting your certification? Many in-country teaching training programs require JLPT. Check out these interviews to discover some other benefits of taking the JLPT. Tell your students too! Registrations open later this year.
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Essay Competition
Looking for a classroom or homework activity involving Japanese language, social science and ethics? Entries are now open for the 2014 Goi Peace Foundation UNESCO International Essay Competition for Young People, on the theme  "My Role as a Citizen of Earth"Entries close 15 June, and can be submitted in Japanese. Great prizes are on offer. See this and other info on our Contests page.
contest info
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Final Call for Early Birds
Due to popular demand, early bird registrations to the National Symposium on Japanese Language Education in July have been to extended to Friday 2 May. Get in quick! 
early bird registration
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Hello, Temporary Office
While we await our later move to Central Park, we have moved temporarily to an administration-only office in Pitt St. Keep up to date with the news related to our move at our moving page.
moving news
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