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Bringing together the brightest young minds in technology for a year-long coaching and real-life application, making it the largest and most credible platform for fostering groundbreaking ideas and implementation.
We invite all young talent from across Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area and Macau to showcase their incredible tech skills and creativity in addressing real-life community challenges. By engaging with the community and providing inspiration and coaching, we aim to bring together individuals, corporations, schools, children, and families in a collaborative effort to create a profound and positive impact on our community.
By actively engaging with the community, participants gain firsthand insights into the problems faced by individuals and organizations, this fuels their creativity and empowers them to develop innovative solutions that directly address the needs of the community.
Participants have the invaluable opportunity to attend workshops, visit offices, and be paired with experienced mentors or industry experts who provide guidance, feedback, and valuable insights to help them refine their ideas.
Participants are encouraged to construct tangible prototypes and implement their solutions in real-life contexts. We aim to bridge the gap between theoretical ideas and practical impact to make a meaningful and positive difference in the community.
Each topic pillar is paired with one Sustainable Development Goal. We aim to empower communities with technology and innovative solutions.
|JAN - APR
|Briefing and School Workshop
|MAY - MID JUN
|Nomad 100 Digital Activation and City Hunt
1st Screening Result Announcement
Theme & SDG Topic Announcement
|JUN - AUG
Training and Workshops | Corporate Visits | Mentorships
Leadership Seminars | Community Seminars
|SEP - NOV
|Product application to community and corporation
|Grand Finale & Exhibition
We are excited to invite everyone from Hong Kong, Macau* and Greater Bay Area* to participate and showcase their exceptional tech skills. Whether you're a student or passionate about tech and community impact, the Nomad Awards is open to all who fall under the participant categories below.
P4-6 (Year 4-6)
Division 1: F1-3 (Year 7-9)
Division 2: F4-6 (Year 10-13)
Grouping: Individual entry, no grouping is required
Application fee: HKD250 per person
The specified school years are based on the 2023-2024 academic year. For example, a student in F2 during the 2023-2024 academic year should enrol in the Secondary School Division 1.
*Remark: Please be aware that majority of the events and workshops will be held in Hong Kong. We strongly recommend residents of Hong Kong or individuals from the aforementioned areas who can freely travel to Hong Kong to participate in order to fully maximize their experience.
Theme & SDG Announcement
(20 awardees per school segment)
(20 grand winners)
Indulge in an extraordinary dinner with CEOs, gaining exclusive insights and building connections at the pinnacle of success.
Embark on a personalised mentorship journey with industry leaders, unlocking your full potential and accelerating career growth.
Immerse yourself in the tech industry's forefront with a VIP pass, gaining exclusive access to influential speakers and innovations.
Enhance your skills and expertise through a series of professional development workshops, empowering your professional journey.
Secure a prestigious tech scholarship, validating your exceptional talent and providing support for educational aspirations in the field.
Remark: There is a no-refund policy once payment has been successfully processed
Yes, you are eligible to participate as long as you are enrolled in a registered school in Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area, or Macau and fall within the specified age group.
A confirmation message will be sent to the email address you provided after you have submitted the registration form.
We apologize for any inconvenience but we have a strict no-refund policy once payment has been successfully processed. However, if you are a student from a local school, we encourage you to reach out to our Preface team (WhatsApp: 9404 9580) or your school team. There may be a limited number of first-come-first-served free entries sponsored for students.
Any participant under eighteen (18) years old must have the consent of his or her parent or legal guardian to accept.
We do not allow multiple applications from the same individual. If there happens to be a duplicated submission, we will remove the duplicate entry from the count.
Yes, each participant who makes it to the competition after screening is granted a certificate of participation, even if they didn't receive any award.
The minimum age for participation is 9.
No, it is not mandatory to attend all the events and engagements if you have other official commitments. However, important dates such as auditions, competition day, and the finale (if you make it to the final) are mandatory.
If you have any additional inquiries that have not been addressed above, please feel free to reach out to us via WhatsApp at 9404 9580 or email us at email@example.com.
By registering for the event, participants acknowledge and agree that we hold the right to make changes to the venue and date if required.
Terms and conditions apply.
All participants who have signed up will be allowed to join a workshop for free before the audition! We will notify you of the date, time, and venue after the submission deadline has closed.
Whether you are interested in the workshop, have questions about the competition, or are school principals or teachers interested in sending student representatives to join the workshop or competition, please feel free to leave us your contact information or WhatsApp us.