1When is it?
Registration Period: September to October 2018
Event Dates: 21-25 March 2019
2Where is the competition venue?
Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong
3Who are eligible?
(i) Students equivalent to the study year of Form 1 to Form 6 (US Grade 7-12; UK Year 8-13), and;
(ii) Aged 19 or below (born on or after 23 March 2000), and;
(iii) Each team should consist of 2 to 5 members, and;
(iv) One teacher guide is required to accompany the team throughout the event dates
4What can I do?
There is no restriction on the research topic but it should be original and innovative
5How can I participate?
(i) Direct Qualification from Regional, State or National Science Fairs
Teams can be nominated by affiliated science fairs
(ii) Individual Applications
For teams which cannot get nomination from affiliated science fairs, they can submit their reports and be considered by our Selection Committee. The teams are required to be awarded in regional, state or national science fairs. A proof, such as certificate, should be provided.
6What prizes can I compete for?
First Prize (7.5%)
Second Prize (10%)
Third Prize (20%)
Honourable Mention (37.5%)
7How much does it cost?
A registration fee of HKD$4,000 (about USD$520) is required for each participant, which includes 4 nights of accommodation (share a twin room) and transportation from hotel to the event venue. One teacher guide per team is waived for the registration fee (share a twin room). The rate for extra night or single room is HKD$1,000 per night, per person.
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