YOUNG LAUREATE AWARD(YLA)
Raise aspiration in Humanities amongst Hong Kong local students.
Hong Kong’s only literacy competition judged by the very best adjudicators from top UK and US boarding schools and professors from renown universities. It aims at developing stronger transferable skills in analyzing literary texts and writing amongst the youth of Hong Kong students.
The Winner of the Category will be awarded a fully funded Scholarship to attend a prestigious summer program in the United Kingdom or United States with a focus on reading and writing skills in the summer.
Included Director of Studies, Panel Heads, School Heads or faculty members from top UK and US boarding schools such as Harrow, Eton, Beneden School, Choate Rosemary Hall, Philips Exeter Academy and many more; as well as Fellows and Professors from University of Cambridge, University of Oxford and Columbia University.
Students who are Primary 5 or above are eligible to participate in the award.
Students must be residing and currently studying in Hong Kong.