Important Dates

2017-09-30

Deadline for Individual Application

Complete the electronic application form and pay entry fee via online system

2017-09-30

Deadline for School Application

  1. Download the form from our website; AND
  2. Send by email (1718app@rces.hk) with:(i) soft copies of the supporting documents and the completed application forms;
  3. Send by mail with:(i) printed version of the application documents and(ii) a cheque or original deposit slip for entry fee.
2017-10-18

Contest (Preliminaries) Timetables to be released on Contest website

2017-10-25

Deadline of application for alteration of the Contest (Preliminaries) Timetables (For School Application only)

2017-10-31

The Revised Version of the Contest (Preliminaries) Timetables to be released on Contest website

2017-11-04

1st day of Contest (Preliminaries)- Secondary Chinese & English Sections

Venue: Buddhist Kok Kwong Secondary School

2017-11-05

2nd day of Contest (Preliminaries)- Secondary Chinese & English Sections (Including Special Items)

Venue: Buddhist Kok Kwong Secondary School

2017-11-11

3rd day of Contest (Preliminaries)- Secondary Chinese & English Sections

Venue: Buddhist Chi King Primary School

2017-11-12

4th day of Contest (Preliminaries)- Primary Section & Secondary Chinese & English Sections

Venue: Buddhist Chi King Primary School

2017-11-26

5th day of Contest (Preliminaries)- Secondary Chinese & English Sections

Venue: Henrietta Secondary School

2017-12-03

6th day of Contest (Preliminaries-Reserve)

Venue: The Education University of Hong Kong, (Tai Po Campus)

2017-12-09

List of finalists and Contest (Final) Timetables to be released on Contest website

2017-12-17

Final Contest

Venue: The Education University of Hong Kong, (Tai Po Campus)

2018-01-18

The results of Contest (Final) to be released on Contest website

2018-02-03

The Award Ceremony

Venue: The Education University of Hong Kong, (Tai Po Campus)

February - March 2018

Certificates and on-site video recording discs (if purchased) sent to schools by mail.