The 12th Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Chair Professor
The award is to give commendation to those who have extraordinary contribution in new scientific area. The foundation continuously recruits fulltime teaching full professors at universities around Taiwan to be Y.Z. Hsu Chair Professor. This award includes a trophy and prize of one million NT dollars (NT$1,000,000) to every award winner.
Four Chair Professors will be selected from four categories: "Nano Science & Technology Chair Professor", "Communication & Optoelectronics Chair Professor", "Bio-medical Technology Chair Professor" and "Green Technology Chair Professor" in Year 2013 with a total prize of four million NT dollars (NT$4,000,000).
The 12th Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Paper Award
This award is to encourage academic researches published and to raise the technological level. Each award winner will be rewarded with prize of NT$200,000.
The 6th Y. Z. Hsu Technology Invention Award
This award, which is held every other year, is to encourage communications between academia and industrial circles for further technology applications. This award is targeted at teachers and researchers at all domestic universities, polytechnics, incubation centers and research institutions in Taiwan. For those who cohere with specific criteria and has gained invention patent, each award winner will be given a trophy and prize money of NT$200,000.
The 10th Y. Z. Hsu Yuan-Ze Chair Professor
This award is to improve and gain competitiveness of Yuan Ze University founded by Y.Z. Hsu. The award will be given to full professor with outstanding academic performance. Three winners will be selected for this award with total prize of NT1,800,000 and each winner will be awarded with a trophy and prize of NT$600,000.
The 12th Y. Z. Hsu Outstanding Professor Award
The award is to further the knowledge and medical technology, and to praise professors or associate professors who teaching at Yuan Ze University founded by Y.Z. Hsu or Oriental Institute of Technology or Far Eastern Memorial Hospital or National Taiwan University Hospital with outstanding achievements. Each winner will be rewarded with a trophy and a prize of NT$400,000.
This year, 4 winners will be selected from “Science, Technology & Humanity”, 2 winners from “Medical Technology”, with total prize money of 2.4 million NT dollars (NT$2,400,000).
The 11th Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Award Ceremony
To confer the winners with trophy, prize money and certificate selected in year 2012 held by the foundation.
The 5th Y. Z. Hsu Competition –Taiwan Young Student Physicists' Tournament
To promote science education to the young students, the foundation will continuously corporate with National Taiwan Normal University Department of Physics to host this tournament, and expect to award gold, silver, bronze and individual winners. The total prize of the tournament amounts to 1 million NT dollars (NT$1,000,000).
The 26th International Young Physicists' Tournament(IYPT)
Through "The 5th Y.Z.Hsu Competition –Taiwan Young Student Physicists' Tournament", the foundation will select and train outstanding students to represent Taiwan to participate in the 26th IYPT held in Taiwan this year.
Prepare The 26th International Young Physicists' Tournament (IYPT)
Winning the right to hold the 26th IYPT, there will be estimated 30 countries participating and nearly 400 people attending the event in July 2013.
Published the fourth volume of “Y. Z. Award Papers of Science and Technology”
Published the fourth volume of “Y. Z. Award Papers of Science and Technology”, collecting the papers from the 10th to 11th Y. Z. Hsu Science and Technology Award winners and distribution to domestic academia, research institutions, and libraries for collection.
The Y. Z. Hsu Technology Forum
Collaborated with the Science American magazine, and host the Y. Z. Hsu Technology Forum to invite the winners of Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Chair Professors to speak to teenagers. The Forum will be hosted in 2013 in Taipei.
Sponsor of Technology Events
To further the technology innovation, the foundation has budget every year to sponsor numerous events or forums in Taiwan.
Construction of of Y. Z. Hsu Memorial Hall
Y.Z. Hsu Memorial Hall will be constructed and developed together with the art section of Y.Z. University, and is expected to propose building permits this year.