Recruitment of Torchbearers CONNECTING WITH HOPE Pass on the rays of every person's hope.Recruitment period: June 24 (Mon.) - August 31 (Sat.) , 2019. Recruitment of Torchbearers CONNECTING WITH HOPE Pass on the rays of every person's hope.Recruitment period: June 24 (Mon.) - August 31 (Sat.) , 2019.

Image: Kei Nishikori runs in front of Tokyo Tower as a Torchbearer.※Image is for illustrative purpose only.Actual route of the Olympic Torch Relay may vary. Image: Kei Nishikori runs in front of Tokyo Tower as a Torchbearer.※Image is for illustrative purpose only.Actual route of the Olympic Torch Relay may vary.

NTT supports people
connecting local people, skills and times.

Connecting precious thoughts as a once in a lifetime memory

People who connect local people

People who connect people through sports instruction

Image of people who become 'light of hope of area' :People who connect people through sports instruction.

People who connect skills within the community

People who devote oneself to dissemination of local products.

Image of people who become 'light of hope of area' :People who devote oneself to dissemination of local products.

People who connect times within the community

People who devote oneself to reconstruction support for the disaster area.

Image of people who become 'light of hope of area' :People who devote oneself to reconstruction support for the disaster area.
Image of people who become 'light of hope of area'.

That person is a person who cherishes traditional culture from the past to the future.
That person is a person who creates a new community and connects communities.
The person is a person who connects people who want to recover with innovative technology.
The person continues to run, looking at the front, connecting the light of hope to the future of the region, confronting any difficulties.
The form encourages and cheers up everyone around.
We would like to welcome people
with such passionate passions and powers as Torchbearers.

Let's apply for Torchbearer

We can apply by way of "Self Recommendation" that person who wants to become a Torchbearer can apply by oneself and "Nomination by Others" that can recommend a third party who wants to become a Torchbearer. Please apply after confirming the recruitment guidelines.

Notice regarding an operational error with the NTT Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torchbearer Recruitment Website

Recruitment period
 June 24 (Mon.) 0:00
〜 August 31 (Sat.) 23:59, 2019

*Mail application deadline :August 31 (Sat.) , 2019 postmark deadline

NTT is a Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Presenting Partner.

3 STEPS to become a Torchbearer:STEP 1Please verify your Email address on the website of Recruitment of Torchbearers after selecting Self-Nomination or nomination by others. STEP 2Please fill in the application form on the website of Recruitment of Torchbearers.STEP 3Please conduct the registration after confirming the contents to be edited. 3 STEPS to become a Torchbearer:STEP 1Please verify your Email address on the website of Recruitment of Torchbearers after selecting Self-Nomination or nomination by others.STEP 2Please fill in the application form on the website of Recruitment of Torchbearers.STEP 3Please conduct the registration after confirming the contents to be edited.

About Selection

  • 1

    Recruitment of Tokyo 2020
    Olympic Torchbearers

    June 24 (Mon.) - August 31 (Sat.) , 2019

  • 2

    Torchbearers Selection

    Around September - December,2019

  • 3

    Torchbearers Descision

    Around December,2019

・After Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation carries out screening based on the matters stated by the applicant, it is recommended to the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee decides the Torchbearers.

・Materials other than the items required for application will not be selected, so please refrain from sending.

Notes Regarding the Application

When applying for the Torchbearers, you will receive an "identity confirmation e-mail" along with the "Registration Completed Email" if there is a mistake in the entered e-mail address.

※You will be sent an e-mail from the address "no_reply@2020.ntt", so when submitting your application, please ensure that you are able to receive e-mails from the domain "@2020.ntt".

You will not be able to apply for the Torchbearers if the person confirmation e-mail authentication is not completed, so be sure to complete it.
We will notify you the application and decision to the e-mail address you entered when you applied. If you delete the e-mail address after the application is completed, you will not be able to receive guidance and the right to become a Torchbearer may be invalidated. Please be careful.
It may take some time to enter your application. Please be sure to proceed your application with enough time at your earliest convenience.

With the concept of
“Hope Lights Our Way”

The Olympic flame is considered a symbol of peace and hope. The Olympic flame kindled by the light of the sun in Olympia of Greece will be the most powerful symbol of the Olympic Movement in the host country of the Olympic Games, and torch runners will connect by relay.
The concept of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay is "Hope Lights Our Way". The light of the flame that unites the Japanese people around messages of supporting, accepting and encouraging one another will be the sunrise of a new era, illuminating the path of hope for the people.

Schedule
: March 26 (Thu.) - July 24 (Fri.) 2020 (121 days, including travelling days)
Locations
: 47 prefectures (excluding the flame lighting ceremony in Greece)
Hosted by
: The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee
Co-hosted by
: The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Prefecture Task Forces
Partners
: Partner companies of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay

FAQ

When I apply, can I temporarily save the contents of the application being entered?

I would like to fill in the details of my self-PR, but I can not take time together. Can I save temporarily even during input?

If you press the temporary save button in the form, you can save even while creating. In addition, please be assured that you can make corrections at any time.
※Temporary storage is valid only during the application period (June 24 (Mon.) - August 31 (Sat.) , 2019). Once the application period is over, the temporarily saved information will be deleted.

We introduce the frequently asked questions and answers.
Please check the items you want to know from the following.

Contact Information for Inquiries

NTT Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torchbearer
Recruitment Secretariat

Period of availability: June 24 (Mon.) – December 26 (Thu.), 2019

Before making an inquiry

We introduce the frequently asked questions and answers below.

<Important Points to Note>
  • ・We cannot accept inquiries regarding selection/rejection of applications or the applicant selection process.
  • ・Applications cannot be made via e-mail or telephone.
  • ・It may take some time to connect the call when lines are congested.
  • ・It may take a considerable amount of time for us to reply to your inquiry due to unavoidable reasons, such as an unexpectedly large number of inquiries.
  • ・Please set your device to receive e-mails from the domain @2020.ntt.
  • ・We cannot accept inquiries regarding registration information or applications from persons other than the applicant.
  • ・Applicants for NTT employees and related persons can not apply.