The Manitoba German Language Contest provides students the opportunity of receiving recognition for their competence in the German language. Students compete in reading, writing, listening, and speaking, and have the opportunity to win a cash prize.


NEW:  MGLC  Contest  Cancelled

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Manitoba German Language Contest has been cancelled for 2020. 
Stay safe and we hope to see you at the contest in 2021.


The Manitoba German Language Contest is funded entirely through donations.                                                 Join our donor family and help encourage the growth of the German Language in Manitoba!

2020 MGLC Fundraiser Letter

Looking back….
The 45th Annual Manitoba German Language Contest (MGLC) was a success!
Thank you to all participants, teachers and schools for another successful contest!
413 students wrote participated by writing the test at their school.
97 finalists were invited to the interview component at Chief Peguis Junior High on March 5th.

27 students won a monetary prize for placing in the top three in their category.

Thank you for supporting German language and culture in our community!


2019 MGLC Contest Winners

Vielen Dank an Stan Kroeker für die Photos 

Two of our winners are looking forward to a trip to Germany!
Anja Waldner from Decker Colony  School won the Senior B Scholarship trip to Germany sponsored by the Goethe Institute.
Sergiy Myastkivskyv from River East Collegiate was awarded the Senior A Scholarship trip to Germany through the PAD.

2019 Contest Winners

Junior A Junior B  Junior C
Serena Kauffmann-Paul Tabea Wollmann Carly Holland
Lea Huebert Prisclla Waldner Jeane Bergen
Ivan Myastkivskyy Annika Hofer Lena Klassen
Intermediate A Intermediate B Intermediate C
Jonas Huebert Grace Waldner Sara Klassen
Samuel Ludwig Skye Bartel-Ens Julia Hobson
Yvonne Ludwig Liyah Kleinsasser Thomas Wastle
Senior A Senior B Senior C
Sergiy Myastkivskyy Anja Waldner Scott Maier
Kara Leblanc Renae Stahl Nicholas Maier
Kaitlyn Klassen Sally Wollman Joseph McCallum

Watch 2018 contest winner: Henry’s Interview with Deutsche Welle

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