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S.T. Yau High School Science Award (Asia)
The S.T. Yau High School Science Award is a research-based competition for brightest secondary students to emerge early and fast. Over a decade more than half of the awardees have received admission into Tsinghua University, Peking University, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Yale University, Princeton University, etc in the last decade.
Enrolled secondary school students in Hong Kong and the Asian region outside Mainland China
1. Mathematics (including mathematics and statistics)
2. Physics (including physics and engineering)
3. Biology (including biology and mathematical modeling of biological systems)
4. Chemistry (including chemistry and pharmaceutical science)
5. Computer Science
6. Economic and Financial Modeling
- Each team shall consist of 1 to 3 student member(s) from the same/different secondary school(s).
- Each team shall have a supervisor from school/institution.
Prizes for each subject category:
1. Gold Award: Up to 1 with a cash prize of USD 1,000
2. Silver Award: Up to 1 with a cash prize of USD 500
3. Honourable Mention: Up to 3
4. Certificate of Participation: All participants completing the oral defense will be awarded a Certificate of Participation and included in the online network of YHSA Alumni
Winning teams will be nominated to compete in YHSA Finale with cash prize of up to RMB150,000 for each subject category.