Feb 26, 2019

Hanwha Science Challenge

  • Crimson Education
  • Hanwha Global HRD Center, Korea (Address: Gyeonggi-do, Gapyeong-gun, Ha-myeon, Unakcheonggye-ro 490 beon-gil, 70-2)


Hanwha Science Challenge is a science fair competition hosted by Hanwha organization that aims to foster humanity's sustainable development and prosperity through business.

It is a project where students are encouraged to challenge the global problems that threat Earth's environment and devise solutions. The competition is divided into four categories: energy, biology, global warming, water.

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

High school students



624 teams have applied in 2018 but only 104 teams qualified for the first evaluation, and only 20 teams advanced to the finals.

All of the 20 teams are awarded with either grand, gold, silver, bronze medal. Five schools are also separately rewarded. Grand, gold, silver teams are awarded the opportunity to participate in program overseas.

Participation Cost


There is no application fee. Each team is given 1,000,000 WON when they advance to the finals.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Under the title of “Saving the Earth,” 20 shortlisted teams present and exhibit their work that they have been conducting studies on for the past six months. This competition encourages students to conduct in-depth research to strengthen their creativity thinking process.

Time Commitment


2 day program
Need to work on a detailed science project

May 26, 2018: Interview to select 20 finalists
June 9, 2018: finalists OT

Application Process Includes

1. forming a team of two high school students and one teacher(as an instructor) forms a team.

2. online registration

3. write a paper about the project idea

4. online submission through website

5. Interview