• About Social Innovation+

    Social Innovation+ aims to unleash students' creativity in solving social problems with viable business models. University students from Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area and ASEAN countries are invited to summit simple proposals to tackle social issues with innovative ideas.

  • Entry Process

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    First Round

    Teams are required to submit a 2-page Executive Summary describing the social innovation idea with the application of design thinking, finance and technology.

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    Semi-Final Round

    Semi-final teams are required to submit a renewed 2-page Executive Summary and 12-slide PowerPoint based on the Executive Summary.

    3

    Final Round

    Finalists teams will be invited to do a 10-min oral presentation to pitch before the full panels of judges, followed by a Q&A session.

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    Awards & Prizes

    Cash Rewards

     

    Champion

    Cash Prize of HK$30,000

     

    1st Runner-up

    Cash Prize of HK$20,000

     

    2nd Runner-up

    Cash Prize of HK$10,000

    Internship Opportunities

     

    Winning teams will be rewarded with summer global internship opportunities in Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited, or one of the following branches of Bank of China's entities, including Chengdu, Shanghai in the mainland of China, and Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Singapore in the ASEAN region, with basic monthly salary >HK$10,000. Flight ticket, accommodation and insurance will be subsidized for overseas internships.

  • Team Eligibility

    Education

    Students receiving any tertiary education in Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area and ASEAN member states are welcome to join, regardless of their educational backgrounds.

    Team Formation

    Each team should consist of 2 to 3 members from tertiary education institutes.

  • Get Your 1st Learning Event Toolkit

    For students who could not participate in our Learning Event 1 on Feb 23 in person, here is the toolkit for your quick reference on Design Thinking and Green Finance!

    Learning Resources

    Learn More About Design Thinking, Sustainability and Finance & Technology and be prepared for the challenge!

  • Apply Now

    Submit Your Social Innovation Idea Today!

  • Contact Us

    Submission & Result Announcement:

    competition@socialinnovationplus.org

     

    General Enquiries:

    enquiry@socialinnovationplus.org

     

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