awards: 3,000, 000 yen [1st prize of kanji], 2,000,000 yen [1st prize of latin] + see below
new typeface in two categories: kanji[japanese] and latin,
oraganized by one of the leading japanese typeface design company.
sponcer: adobe systems incorporated, ca, u.s.a., morisawa bunken k.k.
fred brady, [u.s.a., manager of new typography, adobe systems inc.]
matthew carter, [england, typeface designer]
alan chan, [china, graphic designer]
takenobu igarashi, [japan, graphic designer]
mitsuo katsui, [japan, graphic designer]
masahiko kozuka, [japan, type design director]
yoshiaki morisawa, [japan, president of morisawa & co. ltd.]
ikko tanaka, [japan, graphic designer]
the following prize amounts and certificates will be awarded to the winning entries.
gold prize: one for each category
3 million yen[kanji]
2 million yen[latin]
silver prize: one for each category
1 million yen
bronze prize: one for each category
judge's prizes: total of eight prizes in both categories
honorable mention: two in each category