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The University of Hong Kong (HKU) STEM Symposium and Decacorn Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Scholarships 2019
Close Date: Friday, May 31, 2019 Award: 10 x USD $1000; 5 for STEM program and 5 for Entrepreneur Program
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Eligibility Requirements: NSHSS Members worldwide who are current high school sophomores, juniors, seniors

Scholarship Award: 10 awards - Five USD $1,000 Scholarships for each of the two programs, covering the program fee and accommodation. Students should arrive in Hong Kong no later than 3 PM on Thursday, July 25 (HKT). Accommodations will be provided in a residence hall for each of these programs. 

Venue: The University of Hong Kong


The International Symposium on STEM Education

Program Dates: July 25-28, 2019 

The 4-day symposium gives students a firsthand experience of the latest trend in science, technology, engineering. and mathematics. Most importantly, it trains students to think of issues from various perspectives and examine the connections between disciplines.


The goal is to inspire students to integrate the knowledge of disciplines, such as Artificial Intelligence, Financial Technology, Global Health Development, and Design to address interconnected social problems and achieve "Innovation and Transformation for Better Living."

Deadline Extension! Apply by May 31,2019


Apply for the STEM Symposium Scholarship 


Decacorn Entrepreneur Bootcamp

Program Dates: July 25-28, 2019

This intensive 4-day program brings together young minds who are interested in innovation and business. The bootcamp is designed for high school students who want to learn about business and entrepreneurship. You will get a chance to learn and interact with successful entrepreneurs and business professionals. Leading business professionals will also mentor and guide you to create business ideas, develop and prepare the business proposal and enhance your pitching presentation skills, etc. The bootcamp not only gives you a taste of creating a business model but also provides a platform for you to compete, share knowledge, and exchange ideas with like-minded students of diverse backgrounds.

Deadline Extension! Apply by May 31,2019


Apply for the Decacorn Entrepreneur Bootcamp Scholarship


Host: The Academy for the Talented, The University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is renowned for its academic excellence, world class research programs, global connections, and social impact. Inspired by its rich heritage, but always looking forward, HKU invites students to an educational journey that will prepare them to become globally-minded thinkers and leaders, to tackle grand global challenges, to be able to adapt swiftly and effectively to unpredictable situations, and to be successful anywhere in today's increasingly globalized society.


Should you have any inquiries, feel free to contact The Academy for the Talented at