Yidan Prize

Founded in 2016 by Charles Chen Yidan, Yidan Prize has a mission to create a better world through education. Yidan Prize consists of two awards: Yidan Prize for Education Research and Yidan Prize for Education Development.

Value: Yidan Prize Laureate receives a gold medal and a total sum of HK$30 million (US$3.9 million) including a cash prize of HK$15 million (US$1.9 million) and a project fund of HK$15 million.

Eligibility: Nominees could be either an individual or a working team of up to three people - teachers, researchers, academics, policy makers, advocates and among others.

Agency Website: https://yidanprize.org/the-prize/

Upcoming Deadlines

March 31, 2024March 31, 2024 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Yidan Prize Recognizes leading change makers for innovation in the education system. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.