Professor Charles K. Kao Student Creativity Awards

CALL for submissions!
Don’t miss the chance to show your innovativeness. All CUHK full-time students can join this biennial competition.

We invite submission of innovative proposal or project report describing a technological solution to a practical problem. Collaboration across different disciplines of studies is much encouraged. Undergraduates or postgraduates can submit entries as individual (1-2 members) or group (3 members or above) projects.

Theme for 2017: “Smart Living” ('Smart living' covers and relates to almost all streams of modern technologies, such as biomedical or healthcare solutions, sustainable energy, green solutions, ICT technologies, robotics, artifical intelligence, as well as any novel technologies, products and services.)

DEADLINE for submitting concept proposal: 23rd February 2017.

Shortlisted entries for final contest will be announced around mid March 2017.

Full proposal will be presented to the judging panel on 8th April 2017.

Prizes will be presented in end of May 2017.

Winners may be invited to participate in National Challenge Cup or other national, international competitions.

Students need to email the completed application form to on or before 11:59pm on 23rd February 2017. Exact time reference is made only to the internal clock of the organizer, Centre for Innovation and Technology server. Late entry will not be accepted.

Please click to select “Undergraduate Individual” / “Postgraduate Individual” / “Undergraduate Group” / “Postgraduate Group” to download the application forms.