from February : Call for registration
31 May : Deadline for registration
13 June : Deadline for submission of research outline
June/July : Initial screening of research outlines by Assessment Panel Chairs
early-July : Result announcement of initial screening
31 August : Deadline for shortlisted teams to submit full research report
September : Referee assessment of research reports
mid-September : Result announcement of referee assessment
late-October : Oral defense and award ceremony cum science talk
Remark: All dates and deadlines refer to HKT (GMT+8)
Research outline must be submitted by email quoting your registration number by this date.
Research report must be submitted by email quoting your registration number by this date .