Nanyang Technological University


The Mr and Mrs Kwok Chin Yan Award for Student Initiative is an award that recognises student initiatives which have made significant contributions towards enhancement of student life, the improvement of the campus environment or the betterment of the larger community in the preceding year.


Award recipients will receive the following:

  • Certificate
  • Cash award of $2,000



To be eligible for this Award, nominees must be student organisations that come under the purview of the Student Affairs Office.


Student initiatives nominated for the Award must have taken place in the preceding year, i.e. September 2016 to August 2017.


Student organisations that have faced disciplinary actions in the last two years will not be eligible for the award.


Nomination Process

Nominees must complete the official nomination form and all nominations require endorsement by a nominator, which could be a staff, faculty or two student leaders. Self-nomination is not allowed.




Nomination period 1 – 31 August 2017
Award committee to make final decision September 2017
Award ceremony 26 September 2017


Nominations must be received by Thursday 31 August 2017, 5pm. Nomination is considered complete only after it has been duly endorsed by the President of the student organisation and the nominator. Late submissions will not be entertained and all received nomination forms will be treated as final and cannot be amended.


Award Evaluation


Nominations will be evaluated by a panel consisting of at least two staff/faculty members and one immediate past student leader.



Frequently Asked Questions


For more information, please click on FAQ.

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