This year, National AJET would like to recognise some of the outstanding contributions JET participants and their counterparts have made to their local communities.

The window for nominations will be open between February 20th and March 20th. During that time, please take a moment to nominate the individuals you think deserve recognition for all the hard work they have done to support JETs this year (self-nomination is encouraged). Nominations are submitted electronically by using the forms on each of the pages linked below. If you have questions or feedback, please send an email to the .

National AJET Excellence in Team Teaching Award

The National AJET Excellence in Team Teaching Award recognises extraordinary Japanese professional teachers and JET Programme participants who have made exceptional efforts through team teaching to improve the language education of their students. More information

National AJET Internationalisation Award

The National AJET Internationalisation Award recognises members of the JET community who have made a positive impact towards increasing international awareness in Japan. This includes creating internationalisation events, the creation of English clubs in schools, starting sports teams or interest groups, or by otherwise devoting their time and effort to internationalisation in their local communities. More information

National AJET Goodwill Ambassador Award

National AJET would like to recognize three outstanding JET alumni who most encompass the title of Goodwill Ambassador. The committee is looking for individuals who truly “bring” Japan home with them. Examples could include organized events, penpal efforts, starting a taiko group, art project, a gallery exhibit of pieces from Japanese artists, and more. More information