Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Science Faculty Distinguished Alumni Award

Science Faculty Distinguished Alumni Award


In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Faculty of Science, the Science Faculty Distinguished Alumni Award is set up to recognise the exceptional achievements of our alumni in different professional fields worldwide.




The Award is open for nominations from all alumni and teaching units. Self-nomination is also accepted and the nomination should still be seconded by a supporter.


Selection criteria:

The Award recognises alumni for their exceptional accomplishment in the professional fields such as the academia, the business sector, or the industry, which brings distinction to themselves and honor to the university.

The Selection Committee which comprised of both internal and external members will consider the suitability of the nomination based on one or more of the followings:

SFDAA criteria

For the inaugural award year 2023, there will be multiple awardees. Special recognition will also be given to two alumni who are under the age of 40 by the nomination deadline.


Document checklist:

  • The completed nomination and relevant materials should be submitted to the Science Faculty Office via email or by post by the nomination deadline.
Preparer Parts

(A) Personal Particulars of Nominator
(B) Nomination Statement
(C) Declaration by the Nominator*


(D) Personal Particulars of Nominee
(E) Information on the Nominee (i.e. nominee’s CV)
(F) Nominee’s Consent*


(G) Personal Particulars of Supporter
(H) Support Statement
(I) Declaration by the Supporter*

* Email from nominator/ nominee/ supporter by the nomination deadline will be accepted as signature. Plain texts are available HERE.

  • The Science Faculty Office will acknowledge the receipt of nomination through email to the nominator no later than 24 April 2023.
  • All information in respect of the nominations will be kept confidential and for internal use of the Selection Panel only. All submitted documents will not be returned.


Nomination deadline:

23:59 HKT of 31 March 2023 (Friday) via email or by post (according to the postmark date)

Email: sfo@cuhk.edu.hk

Science Faculty Office
Room G43, Charles Kuen Kao Building, Science Centre (North Block),
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., HKSAR


Download area:

SFDAA form

Nomination form

SFDAA guidelines Nomination guidelines
word Plain texts for
email submission of declaration/ consent



Tel: 3943-6264/ 3943-5523
Email: sfo@cuhk.edu.hk