Competitions

Get your work noticed with TC Learn competitions! Put your creative skills to the test and enter one of our video or photo-based competitions. As well as great prizes, all finalists will receive feedback on their work within a TC Talk video.

As well as competitions for media creators, we'll also have regular giveaways, so please visit back often!

Live Competitions

Our first wave of competitions are now live, please join the fun!

Future competitions will be linked directly to individual TC Learn videos.

Competition Date: April 1st - May 31st

Video Competition : Show off your homes!

Whether you live in a mansion in the hills, a cramped 1 bedroom apartment in Tokyo or a boat on the river, we want you to share your place in a short, fun video! All entrants have two months to put their camera and video editing skills to the test to make the most dazzling video they possibly can.

Competition Date: April 1st - April 30th

Photography Competition : Spring Theme

Here in Japan, we're incredibly lucky to welcome the start of Spring with a wave of cherry blossom that sweeps across the entire nation.

Competition Date: April 1st - April 30th

Giveaway : Win Joey's Waifu Pillow

Joey badly wanted to take this home, but we managed to wrestle it from his grasp and now it can be yours to keep! One lucky TC Learn member will be chosen to win this piece of Journey Across Japan memorabilia.

Video Competition : Show off your homes!

Follow Shiori and Chris’ lead and make a video showcasing where you live ala MTV Cribs.

Dates

April 1st - May 31st

Details

Whether you live in a mansion in the hills, a cramped 1 bedroom apartment in Tokyo or a boat on the river, we want you to share your place in a short, fun video! All entrants have two months to put their camera and video editing skills to the test to make the most dazzling video they possibly can.

The focus of this competition is not to show off who has the biggest house, but to show everyone how creative you can be!

In early June, Shiori and Chris and some TC influencers will select their five favorite entries and will review each of them in a reaction video on our TC Talk Youtube channel.

The grand winner will receive an amazing TC Gift box, loaded with goodies selected by the TC team that we hope can help you further hone your content creation skills.

How to Enter

Video Length : 5-10 minutes.

Entries can be uploaded via this page from 10am JST on May 1st, please check back then and submit your video directly, we can't wait to watch them all!

Discuss this competition on the TC Learn forum here.

Photography Competition : Spring Theme

Capture what best encapsulates Spring in your location.

Dates

April 1st - April 30th

Details

What do you think best represents Spring in your location? Is it cherry blossoms like in Japan, or something else? This competition challenges all TC Learn members to capture their vision of 'Spring' in a single photo.

In early May, TC influencers and our in-house media experts will select their five favorite entries and will review each in a reaction video on our TC Talk Youtube channel.

The grand winner will receive an amazing TC Gift box, loaded with goodies selected by the TC team that we hope can help you further hone your photography skills.

How to Enter

You can enter this competition as many times as you would like, simply upload your entries on Instagram and use the hashtag #tclearn

Discuss this competition on the TC Learn forum here.

Giveaway : Win Joey's Waifu Pillow

Own a piece of Abroad in Japan's 'Journey Across Japan' memorabilia.

Dates

April 1st - April 30th

Details

Joey badly wanted to take this home, but we managed to wrestle it from his grasp and now it can be yours to keep (assuming we can now wrestle it away from Shiori!).

How to Enter

To enter, simply comment in this competition's forum topic here and let us know what your favorite moment of Journey Across Japan was! On May 1st a winner will be selected at random by TC Anpanman in a live video.

Upcoming Competitions

Our second wave of competitions will be announced here on April 15th, please check back soon!