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The World’s Biggest Education Prize Announces Inaugural Laureates

Each of two laureates to receive HK$30 million (approximately US$3.9 million)

2017.9.19

Hong Kong, 19 September, 2017 – The Yidan Prize dedicated to creating a better world through education today unveiled its inaugural laureates.  They are Professor Carol S. Dweck of Stanford University and Vicky Colbert, founder and director of Fundación Escuela...

Unveiling The Gold Medals Of Yidan Prize
Created by Internationally Renowned Graphic Designer Kan Tai-keung – A master comes out of retirement

2017.8.31

Epitomizing insights from 50 years in design To build the brand story for the world's largest education award   Hong Kong, 31 August 2017 - The inaugural winners of the Yidan Prize, an award to revolutionize global education development, will be announced next...

Tencent Core Founder Charles Chen Yidan showcases world’s largest international educational award to stakeholders in Europe

2016.12.16

Hong Kong, 16 December 2016 – The Yidan Prize Foundation has visited Europe to encourage nominations for the Yidan Prize and engage in discussions on the future of education with a cross-section of stakeholders in the region. This high-level engagement...

NOMINATION FOR THE WORLD’S LARGEST EDUCATION PRIZE IS NOW OPEN

2016.9.28

China’s Philanthropist of the Year Charles Chen Yidan to award $7.6 million annually for education research and development. Hong Kong/Sept 21, 2016 – The official nomination procedure for the largest international prize in education research and development The Yidan Prize has...

Charles Chen Yidan Launches The Yidan Prize Ceremony Officiated by Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang

2016.5.23

Charles Chen Yidan Launches The Yidan Prize Ceremony Officiated by Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang World's biggest education accolade to award annual prizes totaling HK$60 million  (about US$7.6 million), half of which will fund ground-breaking education research and development initiatives Hong Kong, 22...

New Yidan Prize set to transform global education

2016.5.22

New Yidan Prize set to transform global education World’s biggest education accolade to award annual prizes totaling HK$60 million  (about US$7.6 million), half of which will fund ground-breaking education research and development initiatives Hong Kong, 22 May, 2016 – The Yidan Prize today unveiled the world’s...

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