Outstanding Alumni Award
General Award Categories
- Professional Achievement
- Entrepreneurial Achievement
- Scholarly Achievement
- Community Service Achievement
- Newly added Outstanding Young Alumni in 2022:
under the age of 40
Levels of Award Conduction
- Department Level
- Faculty / School Level
- University Level
Award Nominations and Other Details
Nominations for Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU LSGI are invited for submission.
- Call for nomination starts from August 2021
- Nomination Form returns by 30 September 2021
Awardee for Department Award will be confirmed by late 2021.
The nominated candidate must be a bona fide graduate who has successfully completed full-time or part-time programme offered by the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, LSGI, PolyU (or its forerunners: Hong Kong Government Trade School, Hong Kong Technical College, Hong Kong Polytechnic; and its constituent units: School of Professional Education & Executive Development and Hong Kong Community College) 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.
There are four award categories, namely “Professional Achievement”, “Entrepreneurial Achievement”, “Scholarly Achievement” and “Community Service Achievement”. Selection criteria for each category are listed below.
Selection is based on the nominee’s accomplishments in his/her personal achievements in the field, contributions to the community, and support and contributions to LSGI, PolyU.
|Professional Achievement||This category recognises alumni who have attained distinguished achievements, demonstrated exemplary leadership and made a strong impact on their profession/ industry.|
|This category recognises alumni who have demonstrated outstanding innovation and entrepreneurship, founded and advanced business or technology ventures with social 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 young alumni awardees in the award category is added. Candidate who is aged under 40 by the end of the award year can be considered under the Outstanding LSGI Young Alumni stream.
Notes: The bestowal of the award shall subject to individual merits of the nomination. There may be nil awardee for a category if no candidate is found suitable.
Panel of Judges, comprising both internal and external members, will be formed to examine the nominations and assess candidates’ qualifications and performance for the awards.