We cordially invite all students to join the upcoming HSUHK x SCMP Entrepreneurship Challenge 2020, which is an annual entrepreneurship competition jointly organised by Wu Jieh Yee Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Department of Marketing and South China Morning Post (SCMP).


Through this competition, we encourage you to turn your entrepreneurial ideas into implementable start-up business plans. The winning teams will receive a cash prize and seed fund to implement their startup ideas and gain media coverage in SCMP:

Cash Prize Seed Fund
Champion HKD20,000 HKD50,000
1st Runner-up HKD15,000 HKD30,000
2nd Runner-up HKD10,000 HKD20,000

Details of the Competition is as follows:


Phase 1

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate Workshop (1-day meeting)


Date: 13 June 2020 (Sat)

Time: 10am – 5pm

Venue: South China Morning Post Office, 20/F, Tower 1, Times Square, Causeway Bay



Creativity & Entrepreneurship, Idea Screening, Pitching and SCMP Tour


Act now and register through this link: HERE

Phase 2

Business Plan Competition


Date: June – July 2020

Students will form teams and submit their business ideas for initial screening

Up to five finalist teams will be chosen for pitching during the Entrepreneurship Day in July.


Further details of the competition will be available soon.

A certificate will be awarded to those who have completed the workshop and submitted the business idea in E-Challenge 2020. Moreover, you could receive a 1-year SCMP weekend subscription after completing the registration procedures with SCMP.

The winning teams are also eligible for early admission to the Master of Science in Entrepreneurial Management with scholarship available.

For enquiries, please feel free to contact us at cie@hsu.edu.hk or 3963-5607/8.

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