Announcement of Awarded Students in the Junior Secondary History e-Reading Award Scheme 2021
The Prize-presentation Ceremony of the Junior Secondary History e-Reading Award Scheme 2021 was held at Loke Yew Hall, the University of Hong Kong (HKU) on 13 September 2021. The Secretary for Education, Mr Kevin Yeung officiated at the Ceremony and presented prizes to awarded students. He commended their excellent performance and encouraged them to explore the pleasure of studying history through reading, as well as nurture a high standard of moral values.
The Award Scheme is jointly organised by the Education Bureau (EDB) and the e-Learning Development Laboratory of HKU, with the History e-Learning Schools Networks as the co-organiser. The Award Scheme has been launched in three consecutive years. This year, the Scheme was held from April to July 2021, with over 13 500 students from 143 secondary schools participating, which is the highest in the three years. A total of 67 students who performed excellently were awarded the "Certificate of Merit"; while 10 student teams, with a total number of 28 students, were awarded the "Certificate of Creativity". Please refer to the attachment for the list of awardees in the Award Scheme.