Best Initiative Award 2017
Best Initiative Award 2017

The Best Initiative Award aims to reward the business associations / chapters for their outstanding and effective promotional strategies in their respective individual projects/ campaigns in enhancing the Hong Kong profile around the world.


6 cash awards (HK$7,000 each) and trophies, with 2 winners in each region (i.e. Asia & Australasia, Europe and North America)


All applicants must submit a completed application form for each initiative entry and provide supporting documents to the Federation Secretariat by 12 September 2017

  • All associations/ chapters are welcome to enter this competition.
  • An initiative can be, but not limited to, a promotional event, publicity programme, sponsorship drives related to enhancing the profile of their respective HKBAs and Hong Kong overseas that are held within the assessment period. It can be one single initiative/ project OR a chain of initiatives/ projects spanning over a period of time within the assessment period.
  • All applicants are required to submit the application form and follow the instructions listed on application form.
  • There is no limit to the number of initiative entries per applicant. However, only one initiative will be awarded per association.
Judging Criteria:
  • Entries are evaluated by:
    • Quality of event/ project (25%)
    • Scale of event (25%)
    • Financial achievements (20%)
    • Impact on local community (15%)
    • Innovativeness (15%)
  • Please download the application form and rules & regulations here*.
  • Complete the form and send back the scanned copy to the Federation Secretariat by fax at  (852) 2270 5737 or email at by 12 September 2017; and
  • Award winners will be notified in November 2017 and be invited to receive the prizes at the Award Presentation Ceremony during the 18th Hong Kong Forum on 5-6 December 2017.

Please refer to the rules & regulations of the application form or send your questions via email to


The Award Committee reserves the right and discretion to make the final judgment on all applications.

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