Supported by Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund (SIE Fund), HKCSS will be launching the “Silver Innovators’ Competition” on October 25, 2017. The competition is sponsored by the Hong Kong Bank Foundation, and supported by the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP).
It is the first thematic competition in Hong Kong with an aim to encourage and promote innovative ideas to address the needs for elderly persons. There will be 4 pre-competition workshops with competition briefing from November 15 to December 15. Competition Deadline will be on December 31, 2017.[Read more]
Starting from 1 April 2016, Impact Incubator under Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund will open for application in phases throughout the year. The deadline of application for 2016-17 as follow:
1st round of application: 30 June 2016
2nd round of application: 30 September 2016
3rd round of application: 31 December 2016
4th round of application: 31 March 2017
5th round of application: 30 June 2017
6th round of application: 30 September 2017
7th round of application: 30 December 2017
*Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Enquiry: 2876 2491
The SIE Fund is inviting the interested organizations and individuals to join the ‘Future Camp’ as ‘future engineers’ to brainstorm creative ideas to identify community assets and concrete solutions to tackle social problems. ‘Future Camp’ aims to ignite social innovation and organizations and individuals irrespective of background are all welcome to join. For details and registration, please click the above EDM (Chinese version only).[Read more]
The SIE Fund is inviting applications from interested organisations to take up the role of intermediary for implementing the project of 'Building Capacity in Food Support Service'. Organisations which share the objectives of the SIE Fund and established in Hong Kong can submit proposals. For details, please click the above hyperlink to SIE Fund website.
Source: SIE Fund[Read more]