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CLOSED Call for Nomination: Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU Faculty of Construction and Environment 2023

The Outstanding PolyU Alumni Award aims to give recognition to distinguished graduates of PolyU for great distinction in their chosen fields, active support to their alma mater, as well as impactful contributions to the wider community.

Since 2022, achievement categories have been established to celebrate considerable accomplishments of our alumni in specific areas, including professional achievement, entrepreneurial achievement, scholarly achievement, and community service achievement. Recognition is now also given to outstanding young alumni. The Award is organised at Department, Faculty/School and University levels.


Nomination and Selection

The Award is organised at three levels, i.e. Department level, Faculty/School level, and University level.


Department Award

The nomination and selection of Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU Department will be organised by departments. The calls for nomination have started from the end of February 2023. Please refer to the department webpages for details:

Department of Building Environment and Energy Engineering

Department of Building and Real Estate

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics


Faculty Award

Recipients of Department Awards and graduates who have completed programmes offered at Faculty level are eligible for nomination to the Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU Faculty of Construction and Environment.

FCE is now calling for nomination for Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU Faculty of Construction and Environment 2023. Nomination period is from now to 28 April 2023 (Deadline: 28 April 2023 11:59PM HKT). Please submit the nomination with all the required supplementary documents to

Nominate a PolyU FCE Alumnus


University Award

While Faculties and Schools would be invited to nominate recipients of their Faculty/School awards for the Outstanding PolyU Alumni Award, the nomination is also open to all eligible graduates. Detail will be announced in mid-2023.

Notes: The bestowal of an award is subject to the individual merits of candidates. No award shall be given out in a certain category if no suitable candidate is identified.



The nominated candidate must be a graduate who has successfully completed full-time or part-time programme offered by PolyU (or its forerunners: Hong Kong Government Trade School, Hong Kong Technical College, Hong Kong Polytechnic) which led to academic award accredited by the respective Institution.

The proposer can be PolyU graduate, Honorary Graduate, University Fellow, PolyU staff, current PolyU Council and Court member and current Advisory Committee member. There is no limit to the number of nominations to be submitted by each proposer. However, the proposer cannot be the candidate himself/herself.


Award Categories and Selection Criteria

In addition to honouring distinguished graduates for their distinction in specific areas, the Award recognises the alumni's active support to their alma mater. Support and Contribution to PolyU is one of the key nomination and selection criteria at all levels.

Four specific areas of achievement would be given recognition. They include Professional Achievement, Entrepreneurial Achievement, Scholarly Achievement, and Community Service Achievement.

Award Category


Professional Achievement

This category recognises alumni who have attained distinguished achievements, demonstrated exemplary leadership and made a strong impact on their profession/industry/society.

Entrepreneurial Achievement

This category recognises alumni who have demonstrated outstanding innovation and entrepreneurship, as well as founded or advanced business or technology ventures with impact.

Scholarly Achievement

This category recognises alumni scholars who have made notable scholarly or research contributions in their disciplines, with proven track record and excellent reputation in the field.

Community Service Achievement

This category recognises alumni who have made impactful contributions to the communities, or demonstrated an extraordinary level of commitment, volunteerism and/or philanthropy for promoting the wellbeing of the communities.

Special recognition to outstanding young alumni awardees is added. Candidates aged 40 or under at the award year can be considered for the Outstanding PolyU Young Alumni award.


Selection Committee

Selection Committee, comprising both internal and external members, will be formed at respective levels to examine the nominations and assess candidates' qualifications and performance for the awards.



Ms Anessa Chan

Faculty of Construction and Environment


Tel: 2766 5029



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