HKBU’s Second Hung Leung Hau Ling Young Writer Award
Supported by The Hung Hing Ying and Leung Hau Ling Charitable Foundation (the Foundation), Honorary Permanent President of the HKBU Foundation, the prize presentation of the second Hung Leung Hau Ling Young Writer Award was held on 28 October 2019. Guests and HKBU representatives attending the event included Ms. Belinda Hung, Co-Founder and Director of the Foundation; Mr. Ho Fuk Yan, a renowned writer; Mr. Mak Shu Kin, Dr. Fan Sin Piu and Mr. Pun Kwok Ling, judges of the Award; Dr. Albert Chau, Vice-President (Teaching and Learning); Dr. Cissy Li and Dr. Chu Siu Cheung, Head and Senior Lecturer respectively of the Language Centre.
The Hung Leung Hau Ling Young Writer Award was established by the HKBU’s Hong Kong Literature Promotion Platform with the aim of encouraging young writers in Hong Kong to pursue creative writing. This year’s award went to novelist Mr. Wong Ching Hang.