Students' Award

Briefing Sept 16, 2022
Q&A announcement Late-Sept, 2022
Submission deadline Nov 4, 2022
Judging Mid-Nov, 2022
Results Mid-Dec, 2022

HK4As Students' Award 2022



  • Full time students from local institutes
  • Part time students who are not working in advertising industry
  • International/exchange students

(Remarks: International/exchange students are welcome to participate but certain sponsorships will only be eligible for Hong Kong residents)


Programs / Majors

All disciplines



Individual or Team (Max: 4 pax)


Categories / Types

Print/Poster, Outdoor, Storyboard, Audio, Video, Interactive/Digital


The Work

A maximum of 3 categories/types, in any format



Chinese and English, both acceptable


Submission Items

  1. Entry form (doc.)
  2. Work (Max: 3 categories/types)
  3. Summary board (jpg.)
  4. Presentation video (mp4., optional as supplement)
  5. Materials hard-copy (optional and to be sent separately)


Entry Submission

  • Online: (suggested using Google Drive / Dropbox link)
  • Hard-copy materials (optional, by appointment): Suite 1906, Two Chinachem Exchange Square, 338 King's Road, North Point)


Judging Criteria

  • Creativity (Is the idea inspiring?) - 50%
  • Meaningfulness (Is the idea fit for purpose?) - 30%
  • Execution (Is the idea brilliantly executed?) - 20%


The Awards

  • Best of Show
  • Best Craft of Copy
  • Best Craft fo Art


Level of Award

  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Bronze
  • Merit


Submission Deadline

November 4, 2022 (Friday) at 11:59pm









Submission Guidelines

Application Form


HK4As_Students' Award 2022_Brief (website version)_final.pdf


Hong Kong Roots

Celebrating local ideas In 2019, a special category named “HK Roots本地薑” was added to celebrate work that demonstrates the uniqueness and excellence of Hong Kong creativity with strong relevancy to local insights, culture or behaviour. Work in this category is judged by a special HK Roots Jury composed of local cross-media and multidisciplinary creatives.

Panel of Judges


Chevy Ho

Associate Creative Director, Ogilvy


Nathan Hau

Group Creative Director, Dentsu Creative


Rachel Lo

Creative Director, Havas


Huey Wong

Creative Director, Saatchi & Saatchi


Enders Liu

Business Director, Zenith


Andy Wong

Creative Director, Wunderman Thompson


Kelly Wan

Performance Director, Group M


Helen Sham

Creative Director & Head of Art, Ogilvy

Finalists & Winners



Awards Presentation

With a single goal of recognizing the best creative works of our industry in 2019, HK4As is going ahead with our annual Kam Fan Awards Presentation on November 22, 2019. We have moved it up to a luncheon in order to allow ourselves more flexibility. Glittering the Award Presentation will be our respective international and local Jury led by Jureeporn Thaidumrong, Chief Creative Officer/Global Creative Board Member, GREYnJ UNITED, Thailand.

Programme rundown


Table Booking form


Hall of Fame & Archive

Since the Kam Fan Awards began in 1984, every year one piece of work has stood proud above all others to earn the title Kam Fan. Take a trip down our memory lane and view the many brilliant ideas that have been deemed worthy of this status.

Hall of Fame