Student of the Year

Each year, the award for Student of the Year – Linguist recognises students’ talents for Hong Kong’s three languages.
Since 1974, the Student of the Year Awards have recognised more than 300 students for their outstanding academic achievements, personal development, and contributions to society.
To learn more about the sport of orienteering, we went to an expert: last year’s SCMP Student of the Year (Sportsperson) winner Harmony Lam Cho-yu.
Wearing a sweeping black dress and a matching crop top that showed off her well-toned arms, Elise Liu took a deep breath, massaged her fingers, and adjusted her grip on the two mallets she held.
Last year’s Student of the Year Community Contributor award-winner, Charmaine Wong Tsz-ching, was actively involved in the Hong Kong branches of international charities such as Orbis and Unicef.
Last year’s Student Of The Year grand prize winner proved that autism doesn’t have to be a curse.
You don’t have to be good at drawing or painting to win the Student of the Year (Visual Artist) award, just attention grabbing. Just ask last year’s winner, Raymond Wong Yiu-nam.
Last year’s finalists went above and beyond in meeting the criteria of The Student of the Year – Sportsperson award. Here, the 2015 finalists share some tips on how to stand out from the crowd.
Ivy Liu Hoi-yan loves the beauty of rhythmic gymnastics – but says that making the sport look as effortlessly graceful as it does requires a lot of practice.
These are our city's best students in a wide range of disciplines, inspiring others with their passion and making the world a better place, one day at a time.