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The world’s largest education prize
Founder Dr Charles CHEN Yidan
exchanged insights on philanthropy with former U.S. President Jimmy CARTER

2018.5.18

Atlanta, [17 May 2018] / Hong Kong, [18 May 2018], – Dr Charles CHEN Yidan, the Founder of the world’s largest education prize, the Yidan Prize, visited The Carter Center to meet with former U.S. President, Jimmy CARTER...

Nomination for world’s largest education prize closes on March 31
Founder Dr Charles Chen makes final call for nomination from Asia and the globe

2018.3.28

28 March 2018 - Hong Kong – Dr Charles Chen Yidan, Founder of Yidan Prize and Core Founder of Tencent Holdings, visited Singapore and called for final nominations. Attended by over 1,800 world educators, professors, school principals and teachers,...

Yidan Prize Inaugural Laureates honored at Harvard Graduate School of Education

2018.2.8

Hong Kong, 7 February 2018 – Dr Charles Chen Yidan, the Founder of the world’s biggest education prize – the Yidan Prize – visited Harvard Graduate School of Education together with the two Yidan Prize inaugural laureates, Professor Carol S. Dweck...

Yidan Prize Convenes Educating for the Future Conference in Cambridge

2018.1.31

Hong Kong, 31 January, 2018 – Dr Charles Chen Yidan, founder of the world’s biggest education prize – the Yidan Prize – will address leading global academics and educators on key issues facing the sector today at the Yidan Prize...

Yidan Prize Summit Set An Outlook For The Future Of Education
Over 350 world leaders exchange insights and strategies for redefining education

2017.12.11

Hong Kong, 11 December, 2017 – With today’s education system remaining crucial to equipping the new generation for the increasingly complex and uncertain future, the world’s largest international prize in education – the Yidan Prize – presents the inaugural Yidan...

Inaugural Yidan Prize Award Presentation Ceremony
Honors Outstanding Contributions To Education

2017.12.10

Hong Kong, December 10, 2017 – The world’s largest education prize- the inaugural Yidan Prize laureates today accept the awards and each receives a gold medal from The Honorable Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS, Chief Executive of the...

The World’s Largest Education Prize Showcase Inaugural Laureates’ Contribution At The Yidan Prize Award Presentation Ceremony And Summit

2017.12.1

Hong Kong, 1 December, 2017 – The Yidan Prize Summit will open in Hong Kong on December 11 2017, for the first time featuring the Prize’s inaugural laureates – Professor Carol S. Dweck of Stanford University and Ms Vicky Colbert,...

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...

Yidan Prize Forecast Education to 2030

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