2016-17 SCC poster


2016/17 Statistics Creative-Writing Competition for Secondary School Students

This competition is co-organised by the Hong Kong Statistical Society and the Education Bureau.

The key objectives of the competition are:

  1. to raise the interest of students in statistics and its application; and
  2. to encourage students to creatively express in words the daily application of statistical concepts or put statistical concepts into a story in a scientific and objective manner.



2016/17 Announcement of shortlisted entries

  • The list of shortlisted entries can be downloaded here.
  • Participants of shortlisted entries will be invited to attend an interview held on 20 May 2017 (Saturday).
  • All shortlisted participants must attend the interview. Shortlisted participants who fail to attend the interview would be disqualified.


2016/17 Briefing Seminar on 22 Oct 2016


2015/16 Prize Presentation Ceremony on 25 June 2016


2016/17 Announcement of shortlisted entries