To instill the idea and the fun of science research, this year YHSA(Asia) organised an online Science Talk for students, teachers as well as the general public through Zoom.
In the Talk, we tried to show our young talents a possible pathway for their pursuit of science. The talk attracted a total of 233 registrants from 13 regions/countries.
With the recommendation of Professor Shing-Tung Yau, Luo On Ki of HK Pui Ching Middle School, 2020 YHSA(Asia) Gold Prize awardee in the subject category of Mathematics, has been accepted for the highly competitive 2021 Research Science Institute (RSI) programme collaboratively sponsored with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Each summer, 80 of the world's most accomplished high school students gather at MIT for RSI. The heart of RSI is the five week research internship where students conduct individual projects under the tutelage of mentors who are experienced scientists and researchers.
The Department of Economics of The Chinese University of Hong Kong has listed the subject category of Economic and Financial Modeling of YHSA(Asia) as exceptional achievement that merits admission for the Bachelor of Social Science Programme in Economics. The Department also offers a Dual Degree Programme with Tsinghua University.
Luo On Ki of HK Pui Ching Middle School, 2020 YHSA(Asia) Gold Prize and YHSA Finale Silver Award awardee in the subject category of Mathematics, shared her rewarding experience gained through the competition. Professor Shing-Tung Yau, Founder of the Award also talked about the importance of basic science. (in Chinese) [read more...]
Yao Hanying and Yeung Man Tsung of HK Pui Ching Middle School, 2019 YHSA(Asia) Silver Prize and YHSA Finale Bronze Award awardees in the subject category of Mathematics, shared their research and invaluable experience gained through the competition. Professor Henry Wong, YHSA(Asia) Regional Director, also talked about the way forward for the Award. (in Chinese) [read more...]
Professor Shing-Tung Yau, Founder of the Award and Professor Henry Wong, YHSA(Asia) Regional Director shared their insight about cultivating students' innovative competence through the Award. (in Chinese) [read more...]
Professor Henry Wong, YHSA(Asia) Regional Director shared his advice with young scientists about conducting research. [read more...]
Four members of Professor Henry Wong's CUHK research team shared their views on research in Chemistry. [read more...]