• Submission Guidelines

  • Entry Submission Guidelines

    To enter the competition, please email the completed 1st Round Application Form to

    competition@socialinnovationplus.org before 5 March 2019 23:59 (GMT+8).


    Application Guidelines

    (including submission details, FAQ, etc.)

    1st Round

    Application Form

  • Assessment Criteria


    Social Impact (30%)

    • How will the proposed solution alleviate the social issue*


    Finance & Technology (25%)

    • Any finance and technology methods used in the proposal


    Sustainable Business Model (20%)

    • Is the solution able to continually generate revenue to sustain the operations and become profitable


    Innovation and Creativity (20%)

    • What makes the solution differentiable and have an edge against existing solutions


    Application of Design Thinking (5%)

    • Whether the team has a deep understanding of the social problem and proposed an user-centric solution


    *Social issues not related to Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area or ASEAN Member Nations will be considered out of scope and teams mentioning so will be disqualified.

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