“Military Summer Camp for Hong Kong Youth” 2019 (application closed) < Back


The “Military Summer Camp for Hong Kong Youth” (the Summer Camp) is jointly organised by the Concerted Efforts Resource Centre, the Hong Kong Garrison of the Chinese People's Liberation Army and the Education Bureau.  Through discipline training, military-related experiences and thematic talks etc., the Camp aims to develop morality and leadership potential among students, and to foster their endurance, self-discipline, compliance and spirit of unity.


The Summer Camp will be held in Gallipoli Lines (Fanling Barracks).  It provides the opportunity for students to experience the daily life of the Hong Kong Garrison of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, acquire basic military knowledge and enhance their knowledge of national defence.  Details and application procedures are attached at Annex 1 to Annex 3 in the Circular Memorandum (Chinese version only).  The dates and target students for the Summer Camp are as follows:




Target students

14 to 18 July 2019

5 days

Secondary 1 to 2

14 to 28 July 2019

15 days

Secondary 3 to 5


Schools can nominate interested students, both male and female, to participate in the Summer Camp taking into consideration the dates and target students provided in paragraph 3 above.  There will not be a limit on the maximum number of nominations.  The Organising Committee will conduct interviews to recruit eligible students for participation.  Students’ participation is on a voluntary basis.  Interested schools are requested to return the completed application form(s) (Annex4 in the Circular Memorandum, Chinese version only) by hand to the Reception Counter, 9/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai on or before 5:00 p.m. of April 2019 (Thursday).  Please do not deliver the application form(s) by post in order to protect personal data.  Late submissions will not be accepted.



For enquiries, please contact the Students Mainland Exchange Programme Section at 2892 6543 (for enrolment and interview) or the Concerted Efforts Resource Centre at 2544 0077 (for other matters).


For details, please refer to the Education Bureau Circular Memorandum No.39/2019[download]