Awards & Recognition
Unlike most of my students, my room has never been filled with trophies and medals. So, I treasure every single time when I do get an award of some kind, however small it is. These tiny successes keep reminding me to work hard and explore more opportunities while I can.
Best Short Video Award*
Basic Law Short Video Competition
*My video "Unite SAR, a No-wall City" is awarded the top prize along with two other videos. Click here to see the archived award announcement page.
10th Singapore Performing Arts Festival (SPAF) – Creative Writing Category (Open Class)
This year's SPAF was done online and the results were announced via Zoom. The picture is an adapted screenshot during the results announcement with names of other participants covered.
* "Gold Star" is the highest award granted by SPAF in any category of the Festival.
The Proverse Poetry Prize for Single Poems Previously Unpublished in English
*i.e. Winner of a Place in the Proverse Poetry Prize Anthology 2018. Title of the shortlisted poem – "Receptionist"
Photo taken during my reading of "Receptionist", with Dr Gillian Bickley and Dr Verner Bickley, co-founders of Proverse Hong Kong
Trinity Exhibition Award*
Trinity Guildhall Drama & Speech Grade Examination (for Performing Text, Grade 8)
*Trinity Exhibition Award is granted to the highest distinction achievers in the advanced-grade examinations offered by Trinity College London, as recommended by adjudicators. Five Hong Kong examinees received the award (Drama and Speech category) in 2011.
Photo taken with Examiner Ms Mary Ann Tear