Professor Charles K. Kao Student Creativity Awards


  1. The Committee on Advancement of Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CASIE) will oversee the management of the competition and selection of entries.
  2. A judging panel, to be chaired by Prof LEUNG Kwong-sak, will be formed under CASIE.
  3. The number of awards for each category will depend on the quality of the works / projects submitted for the year and will be determined by the Judging Panel each year.


  1. Each for Undergraduate and Postgraduate GROUP Entries:
    Champion HK$18,000
    1st runner-up HK$10,000
    2nd runner-up HK$6,000
    Merit Awards (upto 2) HK$1,200 book coupons
  2. Each for Undergraduate and Postgraduate INDIVIDUAL Entries:
    Champion HK$10,000
    1st runner-up HK$5,000
    2nd runner-up HK$3,000
    Merit Awards (upto 2) HK$600 book coupons
  3. Selected awardees may be recommended to represent CUHK for participation in National Challenge Cup, as well as other national or international competitions.
  4. All awardees (of any prize mentioned in 1 & 2 above) will become members of Professor Charles K. Kao Scholars Association.