EARCOS Global Citizenship Awards

The East Asian Region Council Of Schools recognize Yumeng Alice Yang as the American International School of Hong Kong, Global Citizen award winner for 2016-17, for having an open mind, being well informed, aware and empathetic, concerned and caring for others, encouraging a sense of community and being strongly committed to engagement and action to make our world a better place.

The East Asia Regional Council of Overseas Schools (EARCOS) Global Citizenship Award is presented to a student who embraces the qualities of a global citizen. He/she is a proud representative of his/her nation while respectful of the diversity of other nations, has an open mind, is well informed, aware and empathetic, concerned and caring for others, encourages a sense of community, and is strongly committed to engagement and action to make the world a better place. Finally, this student is able to interact and communicate effectively with people from all walks of life while having a sense of collective responsibility for all who inhabit the globe. The student receives an engraved plaque with their name, a travel wallet, and a certificate issued by the EARCOS.