Hang Lung Young Architects Program

Program Introduction

The Hang Lung Young Architects Program (HLYAP) aims to inspire students with the beauty and stories of architecture, encourage them to explore the relationship between architecture and our communities, and provide them with basic architectural knowledge.

With the strong support of secondary schools, tertiary institutions, and many of our city's most renowned architects, we were glad to see the Program receive an overwhelming response in the last academic year.

The 2019-20 edition of the Program will begin the school recruitment process in May. We will be inviting over 300 students to participate in a new series of engaging activities including interactive seminars, workshops, and guided tours, as well as a creative project, which will allow them to deepen their understanding of Hong Kong's architecture and reflect on its relationship with the community.

The Program is free of charge. Students who complete the Program will be presented with certificates, while the winning teams in the Sketch Your Sky Creative Project will also participate in an Overseas Architectural Tour during the 2020 summer holiday.

Program Objectives

  • Inspire students with the beauty and stories of architecture
  • Encourage students to explore the relationship between architecture and our communities
  • Provide students with basic architectural knowledge

Timeline

Dates Activities
14 – 15 Sep 2019 (Sat to Sun) Architecture Fun Camp
28 Sep 2019 (Sat) Launch Ceremony, Seminar 1 & Walking Tour 1
19 Oct 2019 (Sat) Workshop 1 & Seminar 2
2 Nov – 7 Dec 2019 (Sat / Sun) Walking Tour 2
8 Feb 2020 (Sat) Workshop 2 & Seminar 3
15 Feb – 1 Mar 2020 (Sat / Sun) Walking Tour 3
7 – 22 Mar 2020 (Sat / Sun) Workshop 3
Jan – Apr 2020 Sketch Your Sky Creative Project Field Study
30 Apr – 3 May, 9 – 10 May 2020 Sketch Your Sky Creative Project
By Jul 2020 School Sharing
1 Jul 2020 (Wed) Graduation Ceremony
Aug 2020 Overseas Architectural Tour

Program Targets

  • About 300 Form 2-5 students in the 2019-20 academic year
  • Five students per team
  • Each school may send up to three teams, i.e. a maximum 15 students
  • Responsible and inquisitive students who are interested in architecture, history, culture or conservation

Fee

  • Free

Roles

  • Program Advisors
    • Over 10 distinguished architects and scholars advise us on program direction and design
  • Architect Leaders
    • Each group of 5-6 teams will be assigned a professional trained in architecture or a related subject
    • Pass on architectural knowledge and expert opinion
  • Mentors
    • Every team will be assigned a mentor
    • Responsible for coaching the team
  • Teachers
    • Facilitate application and school liaison
    • Not required to attend the Program events

Program Details

  1. Architecture Fun Camp

    • 14-15 Sep 2019
    • 2 Days 1 night
    • Each team will be led by a mentor

    Architecture Fun Camp
    Learning Objectives
    • Gain insight into why architecture matters
    • Build inter- and intra-team collaboration skills
    • Build creative thinking skills
    Seminar
    • Panel speakers on career in architecture
    Activities
    • Architecture orienteering
    • Ice-breaking games
    • Architectural games
    • Creative design workshops
  2. Learning Modules

    With the guidance of professional architects, students will participate in three seminar modules, walking tours, and workshops to learn the skills of sketching, 3D model making, digital 3D modelling, site analysis, and community planning. They will also receive feedback from the architects and learn to think from various perspectives.

    For details about the Program highlights, please click here

Incentives

  • In order to encourage students to participate actively in the Program, incentives will be given to individuals or teams after workshops or tours. Examples are certificates, lunch with architects, Lego blocks, and architecture-related gifts

Sketch Your Sky Creative Project Awards

  • Champion, 1st runner up and 2nd runner up teams of the Creative Project will join an Overseas Architectural Tour led by a professional architect
  • Champion, 1st runner up and 2nd runner up team team member will be awarded a scholarship of HK$3,000, HK$2,000, and HK$1,000 respectively
  • Top 10 teams in competition will receive Certificate of Merit

2017-2018 Results

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Terms & Conditions

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Missions for "Young Architects"

  1. Actively take part in the Architecture Fun Camp, launch ceremony, graduation ceremony, three walking tours, three seminars and workshops, and the school sharing

    • Apart from the launch and graduation ceremony, students who attended at least five of the activities mentioned above and complete the school sharing will be awarded a "Young Architects Program" certificate
    • Learning modules: With the guidance of professional architects, students will participate in three seminar modules, walking tours, and workshops to learn the skills of sketching, 3D model making, digital 3D modelling, site analysis, and community planning. They will also receive feedback from the architects and learn to think from various perspectives
    • School sharing: Participants will share what they have learnt in the Program with their schoolmates. Sharing sessions may be conducted as a morning assembly presentation, a bulletin board exhibition, or using other creative methods

  2. Complete the Sketch Your Sky Creative Project

    After joining a series of engaging activities, students can apply the concepts learnt and work as a team in the Creative Project to design a new community.


    Learning Objectives
    • Teamwork and creativity
    • In-depth understanding of different levels of needs in the school district
    • Apply concepts learnt in the Program
    Design Requirements
    • Each team chooses a plot of land of a prescribed size in their school district
    • Conduct site analysis and identify key purposes their site has to fulfil, e.g. being eco-friendly, elderly-friendly, co-living
    • Each student will have to design one architectural object of their choice
    • Apply design thinking concept to design an integrated site that will form a new community that responds to local needs
    • Build visual representations of their idea (2D, 3D, digital)
    • Present background information from their site analysis and pitch their designs to judges on design concepts and features
    Judges Architects will be invited to form a panel of judges and give comments
    Assessment Criteria Assessment will be according to the relevance of the project to the theme ─ being people-oriented, architectural elements, creativity, presentation skills, and team spirit

Sketch Your Sky Creative Project includes two parts:

Part I: Proposal submission

  • Every team must submit one proposal.
  • Content of proposal: The proposal must include: a) Theme and the reason why the theme is chosen; b) Proposed community design and how the design fits the theme; c) Explanation of the deficiencies of the existing district and how new functions or purposes of the community are defined. Teams may include other information that will assist the judges to understand their design in the proposal.
  • Proposal format: The format is not limited. The proposal needs to communicate the team's design ideas. They may supplement it with images, videos, or other materials that they find useful. If the proposal is word-based, it should not exceed six single-sided A4 sheets. Use of either Chinese or English is allowed.
  • Deadline: All proposals must be submitted by 11:59 pm on 16 April 2020 (Thursday) to youngarchitects@hanglung.com

Part II: Presentation

  • After submitting the proposal, each team needs to give a presentation to the judges on a specified date
  • The organizer will determine the date of each team's presentation by lot and make an announcement during Seminar 3
  • All team members must participate in the presentation and complete it within 30 minutes. The content must be consistent with the proposal
  • Students may use appropriate tools, e.g. 3D models, digital models, maps, photos, and videos, etc.

Scoring criteria


Activity Scoring criteria
Creative Project Part I:Proposal submission
  • 30% Meeting community needs (e.g. is the field analysis and background research conducted thoroughly? Is there an in-depth discussion of existing community deficiencies?)
  • 30% Innovation and fun (e.g. do the planned structures present unique ideas? Are their functions interesting and innovative?)
  • 20% Structure design (e.g. do the planned structures respond to community needs? Do they attain a balance between form and function?)
  • 20% Communication (e.g. is the content of the proposal clearly communicated?)
Creative Project Part II:Presentation
  • 20% Application of what they learnt (e.g. does the team effectively apply the architectural knowledge they have learnt in the program?)
  • 30% Human orientation (e.g. how does the team show their care for the community and its residents in the design and demonstrate that they understand the needs of the district?)
  • 20% Communication skills (e.g. is communication clear and engaging?)
  • 20% Teamwork (e.g. do teammates display team spirit when introducing their structures and community?)
  • 10% Alignment with proposal content (e.g. are the background research and structure designs as described in the proposal?)

The Co-organizer

Walk in Hong Kong is a leading local cultural enterprise dedicated to organizing original, fun, and informative tours; advocating heritage architecture conservation initiatives; and contributing to cultural training for the young generation. Founded in 2013, Walk in Hong Kong has since organized unforgettable experiences for over 5,000 participants. The organization has devoted a year to the study of the State Theatre in North Point and its conservation. These efforts have paid off with the status of the theater raised to a Grade I historic building. Coming from a variety of professional backgrounds, the team of Walk in Hong Kong has plenty of interesting stories to share about Hong Kong. They all share a passion for conservation and enjoy promoting an authentic Hong Kong experience. The most popular tours organized by Walk in Hong Kong include "Walk in James Wong: a Re-tour of Sham Shui Po", "Tour of Hong Kong Local Movies", "The Battle of Hong Kong 75th Anniversary Commemorative Tour", and "Hungry Ghost Festival Tour".

For more information about Walk in Hong Kong, please visit: http://walkin.hk/

Program Advisors

  • Ms. Ikko YOKOYAMA, Acting Lead Curator of Design & Architecture, M+
  • Mr. Marvin CHEN, President, The Hong Kong Institute of Architects
  • Prof. Nelson CHEN, Director, School of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Dr. Cecilia CHU, President of DOCOMOMO, Hong Kong
  • Mr. Wilfred KAM, Director, Project Management, Hang Lung Properties
  • Ms. Christine LAM, Global Design Principal, Aedas
  • Mr. Tony LAM, Director, AGC Design
  • Dr. LEE Ho Yin, Head of Division, Architectural Conservation Programmes, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong
  • Mr. Moses LEUNG, Director, Development & Design, Hang Lung Properties
  • Mr. Peter LEUNG, Director, Project Management, Hang Lung Properties
  • Mr. Adrian LO, Director, Project Management, Hang Lung Properties
  • Dr. Ronald LU, Founder & Chairman, Ronald Lu & Partners
  • Prof. SCHULDENFREI, Eric H, Head of the Department of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong
  • Dr. TING Sun Pao Joseph, Adjunct Professor, Department of History, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Dr. Joseph WONG, Vice Principal (Academic), Hong Kong Design Institute
  • Mr. Tony IP, Chair, Hong Kong Architecture Centre

School Application

Organized by Hang Lung Properties, the Hang Lung Young Architects Program aims at inspiring Hong Kong's secondary school students to explore the relationship between architecture and our communities.


Participants will join a series of engaging activities including interactive seminars, workshops, and guided tours that will allow them to deepen their understanding of Hong Kong's architecture. The Program culminates in the Creative Project, where the winning teams will participate in an Overseas Architectural Tour led by a professional architect.

We cordially invite schools to participate in the Program.

Mentor Application

The Hang Lung Young Architects Program is a year-long architecture education program that aims at inspiring Hong Kong's secondary school students to explore the relationship between architecture and our communities. Participants of this Program will join a series of engaging activities including interactive seminars, workshops, and guided tours. We are now recruiting university students as mentors for our participating teams. Each mentor will play a pivotal role in guiding a group of five secondary students to complete the creative project and have fun while learning about architecture. Mentors of the winning teams can participate in the Overseas Architectural Tour led by professional architects during the 2020 summer holiday.

If you are interested in becoming a mentor, please complete the online application form.


Hang Lung Young Architects Program 2019/20

Who are we looking for?

  • University students from all disciplines who are interested in architecture or education
  • Enthusiastic about mentoring secondary school students
  • Responsible and reliable in guiding teams to complete the required tasks
  • Prior experience in tutoring, mentoring, or coaching preferred
  • Must attend at least 70% of the events

Incentives:

  • Certificate will be issued upon completion
  • Mentors who perform well will have the opportunity to receive personal recommendation letter issued by senior executives of Hang Lung Properties and to meet the principals of participating secondary schools
  • Top 10 performers will each be awarded a $5,000 scholarship
  • Opportunity to join a free overseas architectural tour (for mentors of winning teams)

Application Deadline: 11:59 pm 19 July 2019

Should you have any enquiries, please email us at youngarchitects@hanglung.com or call 5511 4839.

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Hang Lung Young Architects Program 2019/20

Program Targets

  • About 300 Form 2-5 students in 2019-20 academic year
  • Five students per team
  • Each school may send up to three teams, i.e. maximum 15 students
  • Responsible and inquisitive students who are interested in architecture, history, culture or conservation

Application Deadline: 11:59 pm 21 June 2019

Should you have any enquiries, please email us at youngarchitects@hanglung.com or call 5511 4839.

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Sheung Wan was where Chinese migrants first settled in the newly-founded Victoria City. It is here that we find the Edwardian-style Western Market, that back in the day was a hive of activity for the local community. Further uphill, Kwong Fook I Tsz may be found, which once sheltered the sick and dying, as well as Man Mo Temple, where disputes were arbitrated. The same district is also home to the old Pathological Institute, a handsome building with verandahs, wrought-iron balconies, and double tiled roofs. Nearby stand the elegant, red brick YMCA building, an interesting Chicago School-style structure with a Chinese roof, and the utilitarian former Police Married Quarters built on nineteenth century granite platforms. Collectively, these buildings tell the stories of old Sheung Wan.
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Since the beginning of the colonial era in 1841, the Central district has been at the very heart of the life of Hong Kong. Power resides in its rich collection of political, commercial, judicial, cultural, religious and military buildings, which have come to define this roaring engine of the city. From vintage colonial edifices to avant-garde designs, the built heritage of Central speaks to more than a century's worth of stories. Stand at this fulcrum of the city's life and marvel at the fantastic array of architectural gems that have shaped Hong Kong.
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Kowloon City has witnessed its fair share of Hong Kong history for well over the past 100 years. Starting as a Qing garrison town, it became a sin city of "three non-interventions" and defined an era in Hong Kong. Today, a Jiangnan-style garden has replaced this once-lawless land, with the local Yamen (magistracy) and the former Walled City's South Gate, dating from the Qing dynasty period, the only relics of the past remaining. Swerving jets no longer criss-cross the skies above but in the gritty, compact grid of streets near the old Kai Tak airport, one can still find tong lau, traditional shops, an old temple, and stone houses. Together they mark the charming, old character of this part of Kowloon.
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A journey through Ping Shan's traditional Chinese architecture is like traveling in a time machine, retracing the Tang clan's heritage spanning the Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties through to the twentieth century. Of particular note in the area are the hexagonal Tsui Sing Lau Pagoda, a gabled deity shrine, the traditional walled village of Sheung Cheung Wai, and Yeung Hau temple, for a taste of old village life. At the ancestral hall and village school, we will study the ideas of space and decorative designs in Chinese architecture. Lastly, we will ascend a hill where the former Ping Shan police station provides for an appreciation of local feng shui.
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From the hub of shipping and warehousing before WWII to the "Little Shanghai" and "Little Fujian" that it developed into in the post-war period, North Point has witnessed the richly-layered development of urban Hong Kong through the years. Just a stone's throw from the ever-bustling Chun Yeung Street market stand such landmarks of modernist architecture as the State Theatre, the monolithic tower blocks of Kiu Kwan Mansion, and the Metropole Building. The rich architectural diversity on display at this northernmost tip of Hong Kong Island is as fascinating as it is revealing of the multiple currents of influence that have come to define North Point.
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Tai Po was the most important market town in the northeastern New Territories in the old days. Starting as a center of activity for the Tang clan, the British turned Tai Po into their administrative headquarters for the New Territories after 1898. The old colonial hilltop police station showcases a delicate blend of Western and Chinese architectural styles, while the old colonial District Office is a handsome Edwardian-style structure. These two heritage buildings form an interesting contrast with Man Mo Temple, the traditional street market, and the old railway station down the hill, creating a cultural landscape that records the political, religious, and economic developments of the area.
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Tsim Sha Tsui was once the southernmost outpost of the Chinese Empire, from where Qing Dynasty officials watched the British over on Hong Kong Island. Later, this "sharp sand spit" on the edge of Kowloon would develop strategically into a military, transport and maritime trade hub, connecting Hong Kong with the rest of the world. From the former railway clock tower and the Islamic architecture of the Kowloon mosque, to the colonial-style former marine police headquarters, the busy piers, Chungking Mansion and the repurposed military barracks in Kowloon Park, the rich mix of standout buildings in Tsim Sha Tsui powerfully showcase Hong Kong's intrinsic character as a global city.
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Once home to rice paddies right up to the 1960s, Sha Tin subsequently transformed into one of the first satellite towns to ease urban overcrowding in Hong Kong. Today, an exploration of the atmospheric nineteenth century walled village, still preserved in the area, can give us a glimpse of old local Hakka life. On the other hand, the well-designed public housing estates with their integrated shopping malls and community functions, the "siheyuan-style" Hong Kong Heritage Museum, and Shing Mun River combine to tell the story of Sha Tin as a visionary urban planning project in Hong Kong.
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Once home to a large boat shelter, down-to-earth Yau Ma Tei is right in the heart of urban Kowloon. As the first area north of Victoria Harbour to urbanise, Yau Ma Tei boasts many heritage buildings including a restored Neo-Classical pre-war theatre, the unique wholesale fruit market, and the colonial-style, red-brick former water pumping station. The vitality of grassroots Kowloon can also be found in the area's old Chinese shophouses with their columned walkways, the "poor man's nightclub" on Temple Street, and the local landmark of Tin Hau Temple. Together they form a tapestry that tells the stories of the common people.
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The post-war influx of immigrants transformed Sham Shui Po from a small settlement into one of the most densely populated districts in Hong Kong. We can appreciate the lives of the common people through stories that took place in Shum Shui Po's pre- and post-war tenements, public housing from different periods, street stalls, and temples. Architecturally, these buildings include Chinese shophouses with walkways under columned balconies, the last surviving first-generation H-shaped public housing block, as well as a Neo-Classical police station and a former magistracy. Together they reflect the mix of Chinese and Western cultures and aesthetics in Hong Kong.
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Wan Chai was among the first areas to be developed in Hong Kong. It was also home to one of the first urban settlements of Chinese people since colonial times. Despite multiple rounds of large-scale reclamation and development over the years, traces of early urban planning can still be found here today. Modern landmarks jostle for attention with pre-war heritage buildings, and in this intermingling of the old and the new lies a fascinating trove of urban myths and local tales.
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Formerly one of Kowloon's 13 original townships, Ngau Chi Wan has been inhabited since the Song Dynasty. Today, it is a rare "village in the city" in Hong Kong. The architecture, layout, and atmosphere of the village is very different from what lies on the other side of the main road. Just a stone's throw away stand the iconic Choi Hung public housing blocks, distinctive in their rainbow-hued facades and which, together with the old shops on the estate, tell the story of grassroots Hong Kong as well as the city's post-war housing policy.
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One of the first areas to urbanise in old Hong Kong, hilly Sai Ying Pun is characterized by quaint alleys, graceful stairways and welcoming terraces. Its charm also lies in the area's many churches, schools and medical facilities which have witnessed Hong Kong's development as well as transformations in the community. Architecturally, the imposing Edwardian baroque-style Main Building of the University of Hong Kong is a top local landmark. In recent years, gentrification has set in with the Centre Street escalators and the arrival of the MTR.
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The largest industrial area in East Kowloon, Kwun Tong boasts a past that goes back to the Northern Song Dynasty when the shores were lined with government salt yards. Large-scale reclamation took place post-war, with large numbers of utilitarian factory buildings and public facilities completely changing the face of Kwun Tong. Today, these defining buildings of a bygone era stand in stark contrast to the gleaming office towers that have risen in the area in the past decade. A journey that takes-in the factories, many of which have now been revamped for a variety of modern uses, and the new Kwun Tong promenade reveals both the stories of post-war Hong Kong as well as the dramatic urban changes of recent times.
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Believe it or not, Stanley was named after the kapok tree. It was the most populated area on Hong Kong Island when the British arrived in 1841. The many temples along the coast speak to its humble origins as a fishing village. It later became a military base with residences housing Europeans. Colonial-era public buildings that can still be found today include the local post office and the former police station with its colonnaded open verandahs. A peculiar development in recent years has seen Stanley turned into a "dumping ground" for heritage buildings from elsewhere in Hong Kong. Today, this Neo-Classical structure with verandahs flanked by Ionic and Doric columns has become a much loved albeit adopted landmark along Stanley's promenade.
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Causeway Bay is not just about shopping and entertainment. In fact, there is a surprisingly rich amount of history and culture in the delightful variety of architecture the district offers. Causeway Bay is home to, among other interesting structures, an octagonal Chinese temple, an impressive Chinese renaissance-style church, and a Neo-Classical structure that houses the headquarters of a prominent local charity. The chemistry of the interplay between Chinese and Western styles, together with the juxtaposition of the old with the new in the cityscape, combine to chart the evolution of Hong Kong from its colonial past to the present day.
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Fanling is laden with heritage architecture that narrates the rich local history. The Art Deco-influenced Luen Wo Market with its bazaar and nearby theatre recall the buzz of its former life as the hub of local trade and social life. The Yellow Emperor Hall and Tsung Kyam Church present very different architectural styles, pointing to the varied folk beliefs and religious faiths of the local community. The nearby indigenous walled village of Lo Wai with its Tang Chung Ling Ancestral Hall, stand testament to the legacy of clans that came from southern China to settle here throughout the centuries.
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Home to Hong Kong's last fishing village, Tai O is a quaint corner of Hong Kong with waterways, different styles of stilt houses (from the early barrel form to the later double-storey variety), and old temples. Everywhere you turn there is something new and charming to be discovered about this village on the water. The modern Sun Kee Bridge, replacing the old "cable ferry", has transformed local life. Further along at the edge of village, the old Tai O police station, with its elegant colonial verandahs, has been revitalized and transformed into a heritage hotel – one of the best examples of heritage building conservation in Hong Kong.

About "Hang Lung Young Architects Program"

Why should I encourage students to join this program? How will they benefit from it?
The "Hang Lung Young Architects Program" is organized with a view to offering local secondary students from Form 2 to Form 5 a valuable opportunity to learn about features of architecture in Hong Kong and their history. The program comprises a rich lineup of seminars, guided tours, interactive workshops, and Self-designed Tour Competition to facilitate the exploration of landmark architecture in the community and lead students to an appreciation of the beauty and significance of architecture under the guidance of architects and mentors. Through participation, students will deepen their understanding of Hong Kong's unique history and culture expressed in its cityscape, preparing them for further exploration of the city's unique personality. The program will also offer the opportunity for exchanges with architects and industry professionals.
Do the winning teams need to pay any fees for the overseas architectural tours?
All fees incurred in the tour (including accommodation, airfare, and travel insurance) will be paid for by Hang Lung Properties. Visa application and related fees will be paid for by the students themselves if necessary.
How will students be teamed?
Participating students from the same school will be divided into teams of six. Each team will participate in the program's activities and compete with each other in the contest. No swapping of team members is allowed for the duration of the program year.
What if participating students need to drop out of the program?
We encourage students to participate in all of the program's activities. Those students who failed to attend at least 4 activities apart from opening and closing ceremony or those who drop out midway will not be awarded the "Young Architects Program" certificate. Any student wishes to drop out should notify the Organizer in writing.
Will a student dropping out of the program or the absence of a team member affect the team's grade?
The Organizer will select the Best Performing Team of the Year based on students' participation throughout the entire program and performance of Self-designed Tour Competition. Any student dropping out of the program or the absence of a team member will affect the team's grade.
If a student fails to complete a task on time or misses any of the activities, can they continue to participate in the activities that follow?
The "Hang Lung Young Architects Program" is conducted over the course of a year and each team will be graded based on their participation throughout the entire program and performance of Self-designed Tour Competition. Since there are many closely related activities, we suggest that students participate in every task and activity throughout the program. The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify any team should its member(s) severely violate the regulations.
Will the activities affect normal school days? Will they be organized on weekends or holidays?
All activities will be scheduled for weekends/public holiday to facilitate ease of attendance by students.

How to Participate

What if a student is unable to attend a scheduled activity?
We encourage students to attend all of the program's scheduled activities. Any student who wishes to obtain leave of absence for non-medical reasons should send an email with reasons to youngarchitects@hanglung.com three days in advance. Any student requesting sick leave for the day of a scheduled activity must notify his/her team mentor.
What is the role of school teachers? Do they need to attend the activities?
School teachers are mainly responsible for enrollment coordination and reminding students about upcoming schedule activities.
Can parents and friends of the participating students attend the activities?
The "Hang Lung Young Architects Program" is targeted at students. We encourage students to share their experiences with parents and friends after activities. School Sharing as one of the requirements of the program will be scheduled for students to share what they have learnt with their schoolmates.
Students may need extra money to buy materials, will the Organizer provide a subsidy for students?
We want to encourage students to exercise their research and thinking skills in generating creative ideas that do not require large quantities of materials for props and other objects. For this reason, a subsidy for this purpose will not be provided.
If an activity is cancelled before it begins or halfway, how will students be notified?
Participants will receive email and/or phone notification of activity arrangements.

Team Formation Arrangements

Is there a dress code for the program's activities?
The Organizer has designed "Hang Lung Young Architects Program" uniform for students to wear during activities for identification purposes.
What if students have an enquiry about the program?
Students are encouraged to make enquiries via email to youngarchitects@hanglung.com.
How will the Organizer contact students and publish information about activities?
The "Hang Lung Young Architects Program" will upload the latest information about activities to the program website. Participants will also receive notifications of activity arrangements and relevant details via email and/or phone.
What arrangements are in place in case of inclement weather?
An activity will be rescheduled when the Red/Black Rainstorm Warning or Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is issued and is still in force two hours before an event is scheduled to begin. In-progress activities may also be cancelled by the Organizer depending on the weather conditions. In case of inclement weather, participants will be contacted by email and/or phone with further arrangements.