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.

49th Annual Manitoba German Language Contest

MGLC 2023 interviews and awards ceremony took place February 13th, 2023. 

2023 Contest Winners

Junior A

Junior B

Junior C

Frieda Nuss Hildebrand,  Westgate

Silas Stahl,  Odanah

Jaycee McKechnie,  Westgate

Henry Doltze,  Chief Peguis Middle

Nicolas Waldner, Decker

Carson Janzen Roth,  Westgate

Alia Smith,  Chief Peguis Middle

Jaye Stahl, Odanah

Kayden Funk,  Westgate


Intermediate A

Intermediate B

Intermediate C

Judith Huebert,  River East Collegiate

Matthias Waldner,  Decker

Micah Dyck,  Westgate

Annika Friesen,  River East Collegiate

Abigail Waldner, Decker

Ethan Brown,  Westgate

Caren Enns,  River East Collegiate

Pedro Maendel,  Fairholme

Noah Hyska-Pottek,  Westgate


Senior A

Senior B

Senior C

Tiago Giesbrecht, River East

Daniel Waldner,  Decker

Rebecca Loewen,  Westgate

Lea Huebert, River East

Sofia Maendel,  Fairholme

Lena Klassen,  Westgate

Shyla Hirt,  River East

Kayla Maendel,  Crystal Spring

Simon Hathout-Willard,  Westgate

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

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!


Vielen Dank an Stan Kroeker für die Photos

Two of our winners are heading to  Germany!
Daniel Waldner from Decker Colony  School won the Senior B Scholarship trip to Germany sponsored by the Goethe Institute.
Simon Hathout-Willard,  from Westgate Mennonite Collegiate was awarded the Senior C Scholarship trip to Germany.

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

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