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Sustainable Development Promotion Award for Students of Higher Education Institutions

Sustainable Development Promotion Award for Students of Higher Education Institutions

The Sustainable Development Promotion Award for Students of Higher Education Institutions (SDPA) aims to promote the concept of sustainable development (SD) to local undergraduate students and raise their awareness of the importance of SD; and to encourage them to organize projects for applying sustainable practices in daily lives and spreading the messages to their peers, families and the community. It was first held in 2016, with details of the awarded projects available here

  • Who is eligible to compete for the SDPA?

    The SDPA is open to all existing full-time students enrolling in a local undergraduate programme of the higher education institutions in Hong Kong. Eligible students may compete on an individual or team basis.

  • What are the components of the SDPA?

    The competition consists of two phases:

    (I) Proposal Phase - submission of project proposals

    (II) Implementation Phase - implementation of the projects receiving awards in the Proposal Phase

    The best five proposals in the Proposal Phase will each be given the Proposal Award which comprises a cash prize of $3,000 and a certificate. All winners in the Proposal Phase are expected to implement their projects in the Implementation Phase. Each entry of Implementation Phase meeting the conditions as set out in the rules of competition will be given the Implementation Award which comprises another cash prize of $7,000 and a certificate. The entry which performs the best among the Implementation Award winners will be given the Outstanding Project Award which comprises another cash prize of $10,000 and a certificate.

  • When to submit entries?

    The call for the submission of entries closed at 5:00 pm, 29 March 2018.

  • How to enter?

    Please click the following hyperlinks to download the rules of competition and entry form:

      PDF
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    Microsoft
    Word Format
    Rules of Competition Download Download
    Entry Form Download Download

    Note: Please use Acrobat Reader to open the PDF documents for best viewing.

  • Who to approach for assistance?

    For general enquiries concerning the SDPA, please contact Project Officer (Sustainable Development)1 of Sustainable Development Division, Environment Bureau at the following channels.

    Postal Address: 46/F, Revenue Tower
    5 Gloucester Road
    Wan Chai
    Hong Kong
    Telephone No.: 3150-8172
    Fax No.: 3150-8168
    E-mail Address: sdinfo@enb.gov.hk
 
   

 

04-04-2018