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Call for Entries: IN-NO Plastics Challenge

Tue IN-NO Plastics Challenge calls for entries

The IN-NO Plastics Challenge (the Challenge), jointly organised by the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) and Environmental Campaign Committee (ECC) is now OPEN for application.

The Challenge invites tertiary students to unleash their creativity to address environmental challenge “Reducing the Use of Disposable Plastics” with innovation and make a positive impact on the environment, simply by submitting a 2-page Executive Summary that outlines their ideas.

Full-time / Part-time students (both undergraduate and post-graduate) in Hong Kong are invited to join as a team of three to five. 

 

Important Dates

4 August 2021:   
Online Briefing Session (Optional) – providing an overview of the Challenge and explaining the assessment criteria
25 August 2021:
Application Deadline
25 September 2021: 
1-day Innovation Bootcamp for Finalist Teams
16 October 2021:
Online Final Adjudication


Awards

Cash prize:
Champion - HK$30,000
1st Runner-up - HK$20,000
2nd Runner-up - HK$10,000
E-Certificate and eco gift set for all Finalist Teams to recognise their active involvement


Online Briefing Session

Date:
4 August 2021 (Wednesday)
Time:
8.00 pm – 9.00 pm
Format:
ZOOM Meeting (Meeting link will be sent upon registration)
Sign up: 
https://cutt.ly/bQaJoHm Registration will be closed on 3 August 2021 (Tuesday)

 

Application Method

Application link: 
Submission:
2-page proposal in either English or Chinese.
Deadline:
25 August 2021 (Wednesday)

 

More Information

Website:
Facebook/Instagram: 
@ECC1990
Email:
Telephone:
2835 1749 / 2835 1772

 

Disclaimer: The above activity is not organised by Campus Facilities and Sustainability Office, PolyU. All information provided here is for reference only.