Awards

STUDENT EDUCATION AWARD
Each winning student will receive a crystal trophy, a certificate, and equally share the Student Education Award among all team members. The monetary prize will be distributed to each student upon their entering university, in installments until all monies have been disbursed.
TEACHER LEADERSHIP AWARD
Each winning teacher will receive a crystal trophy, a certificate, and a Teacher Leadership Award. The Teacher Leadership Award will be distributed within a year after the awards announcement.
HANG LUNG MATHEMATICS AWARDS DETAILS
Hang Lung Properties donates HK$2.5 million for each competition, of which HK$1 million is set aside as prize money. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology sponsors Educator Scholarships for teachers nominated by the winning schools to enroll in the Master of Science Program in Mathematics for Educators. Details are listed in the chart below.
  Hang Lung Mathematics Awards
In HK$ Student Education Award Teacher
Leadership Award
School Development Award Educator Scholarship Amount of each Award
1 x Gold Award $250,000 $50,000 $100,000 full program fee $400,000+Educator Scholarship
1 x Silver Award $120,000 $20,000 $60,000 full program fee $200,000+Educator Scholarship
1 x Bronze Award $60,000 $10,000 $30,000 full program fee $100,000+Educator Scholarship
5 x Honorable Mentions $32,000 $8,000 $20,000 half program fee $60,000+Educator Scholarship
Total HK$1,000,000 + Educator Scholarships
SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT AWARD
Each winning school will receive a crystal trophy and a School Development Award. The School Development Award shall be applied towards the development of mathematics education at the winning school. A report outlining how the award is used should be submitted to the Secretariat of Hang Lung Mathematics Awards within a year after the awards announcement.
EDUCATOR SCHOLARSHIP
Each winning school may also nominate a teacher to receive a Educator Scholarship for the Master of Science Program in Mathematics for Educators at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology within three academic years after the awards announcement. The supervising teacher of the winning team should have the priority to be nominated. The tuition fees for the program will be reimbursed to the teacher upon successful enrollment of the program, and achievement of a satisfactory academic performance.

The Hang Lung Mathematics Awards is held biennially. At each competition, up to eight awards will be presented to recognize those mathematics research projects that meet the highest academic standards in terms of methodology, research, and scholarship. The eight awards are: a Gold Award, a Silver Award, a Bronze Award, and up to five Honorable Mentions.

Each award has four components: a Student Education Award, a Teacher Leadership Award, a School Development Award, and a Educator Scholarship to a teacher nominated by each winning school to enroll in the Master of Science Program in Mathematics for Educators at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

In addition to the monetary prizes above, each winning student, teacher, and school will receive a crystal trophy and an award certificate.

All students who have participated in Hang Lung Mathematics Awards, and have achieved a reasonable academic standard in their submitted research reports, will receive a certificate of participation.