Resident Initiative Award (RIA)
- Programme Introduction
Residents of the Undergraduate Halls (Halls) are encouraged to organise activities that promote the development dimensions of Hall Life Education at the Halls. The activities should be targeted to current Halls residents and arranged on or off-campus. The development dimensions are Residents’ Bondedness, Community Engagement, Personal Enrichment and Green & Health Mindfulness. (For details of the four dimensions: https://sa.hkbu.edu.hk/sas/hle/page/detail/7281). Successful applicants can receive up to HK$5,000 to run the activity.
All current residents of the Halls are welcome to submit proposals on individual or group basis. Selected applicants will be invited to attend an interview. The proposal will be evaluated on its design, practicality and presentation. Please refer to below on the outline.
Application and Activity Period:
Applications will be processed on the 15th and 30th of each month (or the next working day if the date falls onto a weekend or a public holiday) from August till end of March of the following year (31 March 2021). To allow sufficient time for selection and participant recruitment of successful application, the first day of the proposed activity should be scheduled at least 5 working days after the application process day of the application month.
(i.e. application submitted on 1 October will be processed on 15 October and the first activity day will be on 22 October, the earliest)
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