1. All CUHK full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students (with or without part-time academic or research duties) may submit application. Research staff such as post-doc fellow and research assistant are NOT eligible.
Individual or Group Entries
Individual Entries – The candidate will be an individual student who is doing not less than 60% of the subject work. He or she will be the principal candidate.
Optionally, a principal candidate may be supported by one collaborator who is also a CUHK full-time student.
Group Entries – The candidate is a team consisting of 3 CUHK full-time students or more.
Undergraduate or Postgraduate collaborations
Undergraduate and postgraduate students may collaborate in a project. However, this kind of collaboration will be deemed a POSTGRADUATE ENTRY.
2. Entries submitted will be classified either as an Individual or a Group project according to the conditions mentioned in clause 1 above. One student cannot join more than 2 projects in any categories.
3. Every entry MUST be supervised and/or endorsed by a faculty member of CUHK.
4. The following projects will NOT be considered for entry:
Any projects which have been awarded with prizes in international or national competitions.
Any research projects which have been published in full in a journal. However, this limitation does not apply to conference abstracts.
The entry categories are summarised as below: