Outstanding Service Awards for Tertiary Students 2018/19

The Outstanding Service Awards for Tertiary Students ("Award") was introduced in 1991 to recognize tertiary students with outstanding leadership and significant contribution to the community. All full-time undergraduate students from CityU, HKBU, LU, CUHK, EdUHK, PolyU, HKUST, HKU, OUHK, HKSYU and HSUHK meeting the following requirements are eligible for the application.

We cordially invite all HKUST students to apply for the Award. The award selection is co-organized by the Hong Kong Student Services Association and the Hong Kong Outstanding Tertiary Students’ Services Association.


Eligibility: Full-time UGC funded UG students with
- proven record of leadership experience and organizational skills;
- outstanding contribution in the provision of services to fellow students, schools /tertiary institutions and/or the community;
- active participation in extra-curricular activities;
- satisfactory performance in public examinations and current academic studies.
(Remark: Previous awardees and incoming exchange students are not eligible to apply.)
Awards: Around 20 students will be selected from the interview for the Award.
Application: Read the Guidance Notes for Applicants, then download Application Form here.
Submit the completed Application Form (with supporting documents) to HKOTSSA's email at info.hkotssa@gmail.com.
Application Deadline: Extended to 23 March 2019 (Sat)
Remarks: (1) HKUST Connect could help generate record all the community services you’ve completed during your university years with HKUST Connect. Contact the office for details.
(2) Selected candidates are required to attend an Orientation Programme in June and participate in community service in July-August 2019.
(3) Upon completion of the Orientation and Engagement in Community Service, selected candidiates will receive the Award at the Award Presentation Ceremony in October 2019.
Enquiries: connect@ust.hk