October 20, 2021
The Hong Kong Student Science Competition 2022 has officially launched. We are recruiting teams now! The Theme of this year is “Inspiration from Living ‧ Innovation from Science“, and the sub-theme is “Sustainable Development“. Please refer to the competition details here: https://bit.ly/hksspc_2022 An online Briefing Session will be held on 3 November 2021 (Wed). Teachers and students who are interested in joining the Competition, please register to participate in the Briefing Session as soon as possible.
October 19, 2021
The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2021 sent 4 Champion teams to join the Asia Pacific Conference of Young Scientists (APCYS 2021) organized in Mexico by The National Network of Youth Activities in Science and Technology. The competition was held online from 19 to 25 September 2021. Hong Kong Teams competed with 86 teams from 21 countries/regions and they won 1 Gold Award and 2 Bronze Awards. The results are as follows: Category Award Project Title School Name Life Sciences Gold Award Synthesis of Nanoparticles by Chemical Method for Antibacterial Bioplastic St. Paul’s Convent School Physics and Engineering […]
August 23, 2021
The awardee list of “Visitors’ Favourite Award” of HKSSPC 2021 is as follows: Team No. Project Title No. of Votes Junior Division JBBC20 Duration of Light on Plant Growth 369 JAPE07 Appic Trolley 254 Senior Division SBBC24 Possible Improvements of Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Cellulose 594 SAPE01 Solarmore 155 Please feel free to watch the playback of presentation videos of finalists in our website if you are interested.
August 8, 2021
Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2021 List of Winning Teams Junior Division Senior Division Scientific Wallchart Division
August 8, 2021
The online voting of “Visitors’ Favourite Award” of Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2021 has started, public could view the team’s project abstract on our website ( Junior Division / Senior Division ) and vote for their favourite ones at https://bit.ly/3x1EDBZ. Everyone can only vote ONCE for their favorite projects, you can choose up to 2 projects in each division. You may consider the overall performance of the team, e.g. Project Quality, Innovativeness, Practicability, and Team Presentation, etc.
May 17, 2021
The Intellectual Property Webinar is compulsory for all HKSSPC teams to participate in order to be eligible to join the Competition. Each team should send at least one representative to attend the webinar. There are three sessions for teams to choose. Session Date Time Format Session I 20 May (Thur) 5:00 – 6:00 pm Online – Zoom Cloud Meetings Zoom meeting login details: Meeting ID: 844 6701 4141 Passcode: 802392 Login Display Name: Team No._Student Name Session II 21 May (Fri) 5:00 – 6:00 pm Session II 22 May (Sat) 10:30 am – 11:30 am Please register at https://bit.ly/3uniA8e […]
May 6, 2021
The Sharing Session with Advisors was held on 29 April (Thur) online via Zoom, a total of 19 schools and 91 teachers and students had joined the event. The organizers had invited 10 advisors from different universities and institutes to share with the participants their science knowledge and experience on scientific research, as well as answer any queries the teams had in their projects. Participants actively participated in the sharing by sharing their project progress, research direction and ideas, consult and listen to the professional advice from advisors, as well as learn and exchange mutually through the sharing of other teams. […]
April 12, 2021
The Presentation Skills Workshop was held on 10 April (Sat) from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm at Conference Hall 04 – 07, Phase 2, Hong Kong Science Park. We invited Mr. Calvin Lam to be the instructor, to introduce the keys of presentation and speaking skills. Participants actively interact with the instructor and follow the guidelines to practice different skills. It is believed that all participants have learnt a lot from the workshop, we hope that students could apply what they learnt not only to the competition, but also to the daily life.
April 8, 2021
Two sessions of the Experimental Design Workshops were held on 3 April (Sat) and 5 April (Mon) from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm respectively at the HKFYG Centre for Creative Science and Technology. Under the guidance of the instructor, participants could learn more about experimental design and conduct experiment base on different topics, and test their hypothesis. They were highly engaged and attentive in the workshop and worked as little scientists to finish the challenge. It is believed that the workshops could allow the participants to realize the importance of experiments in scientific research, learn more about the steps and […]
April 7, 2021
The Design Thinking Workshop was held on 3 April (Sat) from 2:30 to 4:30 pm at Conference Hall 01 – 02, Phase I, Hong Kong Science Park. During the workshop, participants actively engaged in different sessions, put themselves into the set scenes, and thought from the users’ actual needs, unleash their creativity to work out innovative solutions towards the problems. It is believed that the participants learnt a brand-new thinking mode through the workshop, upskill their problem solving ability, and use specific and complete steps to covert their ideas into solutions, in order to design suitable products, services or experiences […]
April 4, 2021
The Data Analysis Workshop was successfully held on 5 April (Mon) from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm at Conference Hall 01 – 02, Phase I, The Hong Kong Science Park. We have invited Dr. Jack Wong and Dr. Dicky Law from the University of Hong Kong to be the guest speakers, to introduce the basic knowledge of data analysis and related techniques to our participants. Participants joined the workshop physically and online, and practiced the skills they learnt through in-class exercise. It is believed that participants could strengthen their understanding in data analysis and apply the skills they learnt to […]
March 29, 2021
The Literature Review Webinar was held on 29 March (Mon) from 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm, we have invited Prof. Edwin Chan from the School of Life Sciences of The Chinese University of Hong Kong to be the speaker, he shared with the participants about the importance of literature review and his scientific research journey.
March 18, 2021
The application of Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2021 was closed already. Teams enrolled successfully should have received a confirmation email. If you have any queries, please contact us via phone or email. This year we will organize different online training workshops for participants to provide more assistance and support. Details of workshops are as follows: Teams please sign-up for the above workshops below on or before 24 March 2021 (Wed). Places will be allocated in first come first serve basis, if there are too many applicants, the quota will be given to the first two team members of […]
March 9, 2021
The Deadline for Nomination of Project of the Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2021 is 23:59 hours on 14 March 2021 (Sun). There are three major divisions for the competition, namely “Scientific Wallchart Division“, “Junior Division“, “Senior Division“, all secondary school students are welcomed to join the Competition. Winning teams may be selected to join overseas science competition, in order to widen their horizon. Interested students please grasp the time to apply online through school nomination. Enrolled teams could sign up for different webinars/workshops to learn more scientific knowledge and essential skills, and get prepared for the competition. Please […]
February 18, 2021
An Engineer Talk will be organized in March 2021, we have invited Ir Jenny Yeung from the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers to be the speaker of the talk. She will share more about her journey in engineering and projects related to Sustainable Development. Details of the talk are as below: Date: 3 March 2021 (Wed) Time: 4:30 – 6:00 pm Format: Zoom Cloud Meetings Speaker: Ir Jenny Yeung Language: Cantonese Topic: Engineering and Sustainable Development Interested students are welcome to join the talk, please register at https://form.jotform.com/210478424193052.
January 14, 2021
In light of the latest development of the COVID-19 epidemic and further suspension of face-to-face classes and school activities, all events of the Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2021 will be postponed. For details, please refer to the webpage of HKSSPC 2021. Deadline for Nomination of Projects 14 March 2021 (Sun) Deadline for Submission of Projects 27 June 2021 (Sun) Initial Judging cum Project Exhibition 7 August 2021 (Sat) Final Judging cum Award Presentation Ceremony 8 August 2021 (Sun) At the same time, we would like to introduce two new project types for the Junior and Senior […]
December 30, 2020
Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition has a virtual booth that exhibits in Virtual InnoCarnival 2020 (VC 2020) which runs from 23 to 31 December 2020, the projects of finalists of 2020 Competition are displayed in HKSSPC Virtual Booth. Virtual InnoCarnival 2020 is organized by The Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government (HKSARG), VC 2020 goes virtual and features an array of interesting and informative online activities under the overarching theme of “Collaborate．Innovate．Beyond Imagination“. This event aims to promote innovation and technology (I&T) within the community, to increase public awareness of the […]
December 24, 2020
Jointly organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau and the Hong Kong Science Museum, and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 sent 19 representative teams to join the Korea Science and Engineering Fair 2020 (KSEF 2020) organized by the Korea Science Service from 12 to 13 December 2020. Hong Kong students competed with 201 overseas teams from 14 countries/regions in the competition and achieved great results in different categories. The results are as follows: Category Award Project Title […]
December 14, 2020
Jointly organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau and the Hong Kong Science Museum, and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 sent 17 representative teams to join the ExpoSciences Mexico 2020 Virtual organized by the National Network of Youth Activities in Science and Technology in Mexico from 9 to 11 December 2020. The teams competed with 77 overseas teams from 17 countries for grand prizes of the competition. 6 teams in total have achieved great results in this competition, […]
December 10, 2020
Due to the suspension of face-to-face classes and school activities, the Secretariat would like to allow more time for participants to form teams and develop their project directions and titles. The Deadline for Nomination of Projects of HKSSPC 2021 will be extended to 23:59 hours on 17 January 2021 (Sun). The training workshops will also be postponed, please refer to the updated timetable on website.
November 18, 2020
Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2021 Briefing Session was held online on 18 November 2020 (Wed). If you are interested in reviewing the information during the Briefing, please download related PowerPoint and watch the video below.
November 17, 2020
Jointly organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau and the Hong Kong Science Museum, and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 sent 10 representative teams to join the International Science and Invention Fair (ISIF) 2020 organized by the Indonesia Young Scientist Association (IYSA) from 7 to 9 November. The teams competed with 400 overseas teams from 30 countries for the highest glory of the science fair. Teams achieved great results for their first time participation in the […]
November 5, 2020
Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2021 is officially launched and recruiting participating teams! The theme this year is “Inspiration from Living ‧ Innovation from Science“, sub-theme is “Sustainable Development“. Teachers and students who are interested to join the Competition please sign-up for the online Briefing Session on 18 November as soon as possible!
September 10, 2020
The awardee list of “Visitors’ Favourite Award” of HKSSPC 2020 is as follows: Team No. Project Title No. of Votes Junior Division JABC11 Sleep Well Lover 睡眠宝宝 258 JBBC26 Anti-beanvironment 反「豆」環境 151 JABC18 Green Tablet Sanitizer 環保除菌神器 128 Senior Division SBBC24 Novel Floating Drug Delivery Hydrogel: Sustained Release with CaCO3 Microparticles 新型藥物控釋系統：巧用碳酸鈣「微粒」 247 SBBC40 Synthetic Differentially Permeable Membrane in Heavy Metal Ions Separation 水中能取金，何須石中求？ 163 SBBC02 Dye-sensitized TiO2 NPs Catalysed Photodecomposition of Methanal and Production of Hydrogen 鈦色醛消 135 Please feel free to check out the presentation videos of teams in the Activities Highlights of our website if you are […]
August 26, 2020
The HKSSPC 2020 was successfully held online on 15 and 16 August 2020. We have received many outstanding science projects this year despite the pandemic. The presentation videos of all participating teams are uploaded and available for public viewing now. Please feel free to watch any of them at our website and vote for your favourite projects at https://bit.ly/34BjoMV. The voting period is from 26 August to 9 September 2020.
August 18, 2020
The Final Judging of the Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2020 was successfully held online on 16 August (Sun), outstanding teams with their creative inventions and research results were awarded. This year we received over 200 teams of enrollment and 89 teams presented their projects in front of judges in the Initial Judging on 15 August (Sat), 21 outstanding teams were shortlisted to the Final Judging. The results of Final Judging had been out after the project presentation of finalists. Team from Lai King Catholic Secondary School won the Champion in the Junior Division Invention with project “Super Skin”, they invented […]
August 16, 2020
Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2020 List of Winning Teams 初中組 Junior Division 發明品 (A類項目) Invention Projects (Type A) 獎項 Award 學校名稱 Name of School 參賽作品名稱 Project Title 冠軍 Champion 荔景天主教中學 Lai King Catholic Secondary School 超能皮膚 Super Skin 亞軍 1st runner up 順德聯誼總會胡兆熾中學 Shun Tak Fraternal Association Seaward Woo College 護體頭盔 (HPH) Health Protect Helmet (HPH) 季軍 2nd runner up 基督教宣道會宣基中學 Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School 一路暢通 Octo-Bus 優異獎 Honourable Mention 基督教宣道會宣基中學 Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School 《超級視場》 《Smart Supermarket》 優異獎 Honourable Mention 中華基金中學 The Chinese Foundation Secondary School 淡水上的浮動農田 Floating Farms […]
August 15, 2020
Junior Division Team No. Project Title Project Type School Name JAPE08 超能皮膚 Super Skin Invention 荔景天主教中學 Lai King Catholic Secondary School JAPE29 一路暢通 Octo-Bus Invention 基督教宣道會宣基中學 Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School JAPE30 《超級視場》 《Smart Supermarket》 Invention 基督教宣道會宣基中學 Christian and Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School JAPE32 護體頭盔 (HPH) Health Protect Helmet (HPH) Invention 順德聯誼總會胡兆熾中學 Shun Tak Fraternal Association Seaward Woo College JAPE45 淡水上的浮動農田 Floating Farms on Freshwater Invention 中華基金中學 The Chinese Foundation Secondary School JBBC09 廢紙不是無情物，化作春泥更護花 Converting Used Paper into Soil for Blossoms Investigation 順德聯誼總會翁祐中學 Shun Tak Fraternal Association Yung Yau College JBBC32 水質的生物標誌物 Biomarkers of Water […]
August 13, 2020
The Initial Judging of HKSSPC 2020 will be held on 15 August (Sat) via online video conferencing platform, 20 finalists will be selected to attend the Final Judging on the next day to compete for the champion. This year, the Final Judging and Award Presentation Ceremony will be held online on 16 August (Sun) and live-streamed to http://www.facebook.com/hkfygccst for public viewing and engagement in the Public Q&A session. All are cordially invited to join Facebook Live to learn more about students’ outstanding projects.
July 16, 2020
In view of the latest development of COVID-19 and subsequent tightened up measures announced by the Education Bureau, the Initial Judging and Final Judging of HKSSPC 2020 will only be conducted ONLINE via video conferencing applications. all teams should strictly follow the guidelines of EDB (ref: EDB(SDCT)3/PRO/10/1/1), which no face-to-face contact and activities related to HKSSPC 2020 should be conducted in any circumstance, including but not limited to performing experiment, data collection and discussion, etc. Members of teams are strongly advised to work individually at home on data analysis and report writing, and all discussion should be performed through online […]
July 13, 2020
In consideration of the development of COVID-19, the Initial Judging and Final Judging of HKSSPC 2020 will be changed to closed-door format. Initial Judging The Initial Judging will be held on 15 August 2020 (Sat) and conducted either physically in the Hong Kong Science Park or virtually via Zoom Cloud Meetings. There will not be project exhibition. The judging of the Junior Division will be in the morning (9:00 am – 11:00 am) and the judging of the Senior Division will be in the afternoon (1:00 pm – 3:00 pm). Teams will be assigned with different timeslots and present […]
February 28, 2020
In view of the latest development of novel coronavirus in the community, the Initial Judging and Final Judging of Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 originally scheduled on the 21 March and 18 April 2020 will be rescheduled on 15 August and 16 August 2020 at the Hong Kong Science Park. Please note that Final Judging will be on the next day of Initial Judging, all teams MUST attend the public viewing session on 16 August. 15 August (Sat) 16 August (Sun) Morning Initial Judging cum Project Exhibition Final Judging and Public Viewing (Project Exhibition) Afternoon Award Presentation Ceremony […]
February 25, 2020
In view of the latest development of novel coronavirus in the community, the International Division of Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 originally scheduled from 19 – 23 March will be rescheduled to 13 – 18 August. The deadline for Project Registration is extended to 1 May 2020 23:59 (Fri). Please be reminded to upload your project through our online system by the deadline. For more details please refer to our website for details. Please email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries.
February 3, 2020
To prevent the spread of novel coronavirus, all HKSSPC 2020 Innovation & Technology Organization Visits will be rescheduled. The updated arrangement will be announced later. Visit Date and Time (will be rescheduled) Visit to Urban Spring Co. Ltd. 17 February 2020 (Mon) 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Visit to Hitachi Innovation Centre 18 February 2020 (Tue) 4:45 pm – 6:00 pm Visit to Construction Innovation and Technology Application Center (CITAC) 29 February 2020 (Sat) 10:00 am – 11:30 am Visit to Happy Valley Underground Stormwater Storage Tank 1 March 2020 (Sun) 10:00 am – 11:30 am Visit to Hong Kong […]
January 30, 2020
Due to postponement of resumption of class, the HKSSPC Secretariat would like to give more time for teams to prepare and finish their projects, the deadline for Project Submission to HKSSPC 2020 is extended to 1 March 2020 23:59 (Sun). Registered teams please be reminded to submit the project online on or before the deadline. We wish you all a healthy and happy year of the Rat.
January 17, 2020
The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 Sharing Session with Advisors has been successfully held in the Hong Kong Science Museum on 16th January. The event attracted 112 teachers and students from 27 local schools to participate. It is our honor to invite 9 professors from different universities to share their knowledge and experience in science exploration to participants, and to provide professional advice or directions in improving the students’ projects. It is believed that all participants have gained a lot of insights from the Sharing Session and this could further assist them to develop their projects. We hope students […]
January 5, 2020
The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 Experimental Training Workshops were successfully held in the Centre for Creative Science and Technology in the Hong Kong Science Park on 21 December 2019 and 4 January 2020. Participants could learn more about experimental design and have fun with science. They had shown high engagement and worked as little scientists, in these experimental workshops. We hope the workshop could give participants a better idea of conducting experiments for a research topic or investigation. Students can also download the workshop PowerPoint for reference.
December 24, 2019
The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 Presentation Skills Workshop was successfully held in Hong Kong Science Park on 21 December 2019. The organizers invited Ms. Olivia Tsang from The Department of Communication Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University to be the Guest Speaker, to talk about presentation skills. Participants learned different skills and applied in practice, showed enthusiasm and creativity. It is believed that all participants gained a lot from the workshop, we hope that students do not only apply the skills on competition, but also in daily life. Students can also download the workshop powerpoint for reference.
December 18, 2019
The Selection Committee has reviewed all the projects enrolled for the International Division of HKSSPC 2020 and selected the finalists for the competition. Please find the list of finalist below: Congratulations to all the finalists and we look forward to seeing you all in March 2020.
November 12, 2019
Due to the recent social situation, the secretariat of HKSSPC would like to give more time for teams to prepare for the application, the deadline for Project Nomination to HKSSPC 2020 is extended to 23:59 on 29 November 2019 (Fri). Interested teachers and students please be reminded to submit the application online on or before the deadline.
October 25, 2019
October 25, 2019
October 25, 2019
The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2020 was kick-started with a briefing session on October 23 at the Hong Kong Science Museum. The organizers invited Professor Chan Ho Yin from the school of Life Science of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, who was the head judge of 2019 competition, and experienced Teacher Guide Mr. Cheng Tak-chi from Po Leung Kuk Wu Chung College to the briefing. Prof. Chan shared the fun, method and social responsibility of scientific research, and encouraged participants to dare to try and make good use of science creativity to contribute to the society. And […]
October 23, 2019
Jointly organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau and the Hong Kong Science Museum, and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2019 sent 4 representative teams to join the Korea Science and Engineering Fair 2019 from 17 to 22 October. The teams competed with participants from 12 countries for the highest glory of the science fair. Professor Ho Ho Pui and Professor Lam Hon Ming from The Chinese University of Hong Kong were invited to provide valuable and professional […]
September 4, 2019
From 5 to 9 August 2019, four winning teams, comprising 20 students and teachers, were sponsored to a Singapore exchange programme. They visited Nanyang Technological University, Hwa Chong Institution, ArtScience Museum, Singapore Science Museum and Canopy Walk etc. Students were also able to exchange ideas with local students in Hwa Chong. Through these exchanges, the students were able to broaden their global vision and understand the most updated scientific development in Singapore.
September 3, 2019
2 winning teams from the Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition 2019 are nominated to participate the GENIUS Olympiad in New York, United States, and competed with around 1400 participants from nearly 75 countries. The Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition (HKSSPC) 2019, was jointly organized by the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau and the Hong Kong Science Museum, and sponsored by the Innovation and Technology Commission as well as Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation. There are five categories in GENIUS Olympiad: Visual and Performing Arts, Business, Creative Writing, Robotics and Science. Each group […]
April 27, 2019
Junior Division Invention Award Name of School Project Title Champion QualiEd College Easy Go 1st runner up Kit Sam Lam Bing Yim Secondary School Aqua Shelltic 2nd runner up Lai King Catholic Secondary School Infinity Gloves Honourable Mention Heep Yunn School Green Air-conditioning System Honourable Mention Shun Tak Fraternal Association Yung Yau College Touching Bus Investigation Award Name of School Project Title Champion The Chinese Foundation Secondary School Feasibility of Using Microbes to Grow “Textile Material” 1st runner up Heep Yunn School Study on the Anti-reflux Ability of Chinese Yam Using Novel Gastro-oesophageal Model 2nd runner up Pak Kau College […]