Outstanding Student Award

Outstanding Student Awards 2019/20

Lee Woo Sing College Outstanding Student Award 2019/20

The Lee Woo Sing College Outstanding Student Award is a prestigious award for its students, commending their outstanding achievements. It aims to encourage promising students who not only exhibit academic excellence, but also outstanding all-round development, leadership skills, engagements in societal services, efforts in promoting and supporting environmental protection initiatives, significant contribution to the College, and sports achievement. The awardees are expected to represent the College as role models for fellow students.

Nominations are now accepted for 2019/20 Award. There are up to 30 quotas for Award in this year. The nominated candidates will be required to attend a panel interview (either in-person or via ZOOM app).


Nomination

The College Master, Fellows & affiliated teachers, College Secretary & College Development Officers, and WSSU President (Year 2019/20) may submit nominees for the award. To nominate a candidate, please complete the nomination form (Click here to download). Nominations are due at the College Office by 30th March 2020. Previous awardees are not eligible for the award in the same category, but possible for being nominated in a different category.


Categories

  • All-round Development

  • Leadership Skills

  • Engagements in Societal Services

  • Excellence in Arts and Culture

  • Commitments in Green Education

  • Achievements in Sports

  • College Services

  • Promotion of Caring and Positive Living

Criteria

The nominated candidates of all the above categories must meet the two basic requirements: a) good conduct; and b) support College values and culture.The selected awardees must demonstrate his/her willingness to be the College student ambassadors in the future.

Selection criteria for judging students (All-round Development) include all the criteria listed below:

  1. Outstanding results in current academic studies;

  2. Active participation in extracurricular activities and University/ College activities; and

  3. Demonstrated a high level of leadership skills, commitment in green education and participation in societal services;

Selection criteria for judging students (Leadership Skills) include all the criteria listed below:

  1. Demonstrated visionary leadership in coordinating initiatives that involve the cooperation and collaboration of additional individuals and/or organizations;

  2. Established activities or programs that enhance College student experience in the College; and

  3. Satisfactory results in current academic studies;

Selection criteria for judging students (Achievements in Sports) include all the criteria listed below:

  1. Outstanding results in sports activities, College/ University sports teams; and

  2. Satisfactory results in current academic studies;

Selection criteria for judging students (Other categories) include all the criteria listed below:

  1. Demonstrated excellence in engagements and organization of activities in social experience & exposure/ arts and culture appreciation/ environmental protection initiatives/ College services;

  2. Outstanding contribution to fellow students, College and/or the community; and

  3. Satisfactory results in current academic studies;

Selection

A selection panel comprised of College Master, Associate Master, College Dean of Students, Chairman of Admissions Committee, College Secretary, WSSU President (Year 2019/20) (or a representative nominated by WSSU President) will evaluate the submitted nominations using weighted criteria that are based on all the items mentioned above.

Announcement of results

Award presentation ceremony will not be held for 2019/20 awards due to public health concerns. An award certificate and an award medal will be given to the awardees after announcement of awardees in April.

Schedule

13th March 2020 Nomination Commencement
30th March 2020Deadline for Nomination
14th April 2020Announcement of Awardees

Inquiries

For inquiries, please contact College Office via email at wscollege@cuhk.edu.hk.