The Amateur Meijin is a major tournament for Japanese players. It has been held since 2006.
The winner is given a chance to challenge the professional Meijin.
|2009 and 2010||Tsuneishi Takashi||Currently a professional at the Nihon Ki-in|
|2011-2014||Hong Seok-ui||Also won the Amateur Honinbo|
|2017 and 2019||Ozeki Minoru||Former Insei, 3-time winner of the All Japan Students Go Oza Championship|