Greening School Subsidy Scheme 2022/23


Organizer

The Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD)

Details of the Scheme

The Greening School Subsidy Scheme consists of the following four activities:

(a) Submission of proposals on greening school projects by schools;
(b) Grant of subsidies to schools by the LCSD for implementation of greening projects and activities;
(c) Visits to participating schools by experienced horticulture instructors to provide advice and monitor the progress of the projects; and
(d) Adjudication and presentation of the Greening School Project Awards to meritorious schools.
Please refer to Appendix 1 for details.


Objectives

To encourage schools to green their campuses, raise the awareness of students about greening and cultivate their interests in growing plants.

Eligibility of Entry

All local registered primary, secondary, special schools and kindergartens may apply.

(In case of over-subscription, priority will be given to schools which have not participated in the Scheme before.)

Application

Please complete the application form at Appendix 2 and provide details of the estimated expenditure at Appendix 3. Applications should reach the Zoological and Horticultural Education Unit, the LCSD by fax (Fax No.: 2367 0556), email at zheu@lcsd.gov.hk or post to 1/F, Kowloon Park Management Office, 22 Austin Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon on or before the closing date.

Closing Date of Application

20 May 2022

Schedule

 ItemDate
(a) Invitation of applications May 2022
(b) School visits and assessment of subsidy applications Jun –Aug 2022
(c) Grant of subsidies Sept 2022
(d) Implementation of greening projects and activities by schools Sept - Dec 2022
(e) Submission of activity record books and statements of expenditure Jan 2023
(f) Adjudication of the Greening School Project Awards Jan - Feb 2023
(g) Announcement of the Greening School Project Awards May 2023

Enquiries

2723 6053

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