The 9th Star Awards 2020: Technovation officially kicks off

On May 16 morning, at the University of Da Nang, the Organising Committee organised the kick-off ceremony of the 9th Star Awards 2020 – The National English Contest for Students. The contest is held on a national scale with the companionship of Wilmar CLV as the sponsor.

Star Awards 2020 was launched on May 16th morning at the University of Da Nang

Star Awards 2020 is a playground for students to practise English as well as social skills and broaden their knowledge in general fields. The theme of this year’s contest – Technovation (compound of Technology and Innovation) – is an opportunity for students to learn more about the technology trends, stimulate creativity, enhance soft skills and English communicating skills.

Star Awards 2020 has 3 rounds and takes place from May 25th to August 1st

The contest has 3 rounds:

Online Test Round (Starship): from May 25th – June 28th

• Cluster Final Round (Starlight): from June 29th – July 19th

• National Final Round (Star Union): projected to take place on August 1st at Da Nang University.

The contest information is widely spread amongst universities across the country. Apart from many tests about knowledge in Technology, the major change of this year contest is in the Cluster and National Final Round, where teams will present the technological ideas and their adaptabilities into real life. English is the compulsory language in all the rounds of the contest.

The 8th Star Awards National Final Round took place in Thai Nguyen

The total prizes value of this year contest is up to 400 million VND, along with many other presents from the sponsor – Wilmar CLV.

The contestants of the 8th Star Awards Final Round paid a visit to a Wilmar CLV’s factory in Ha Long

Register now to join in the contest at the Website: (Mock test and official test begin from May 25th)

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Kim Ánh (0935 930 790);

Mr. Phạm Hoài Nam (0934 947 729).

To learn more about the contest information, click here

To view the organising plan, click here

Some photos from the kick-off ceremony on May 16th at the University of Da Nang:

Photos: Youth of the University of Da Nang