|Preliminary (Lower Mainland)||Saturday, Oct. 22, 206||1:00PM - 5:00PM||The Confucius Institute of BCIT (Room 825-555 Seymour Street, Vancouver)|
|Final||Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016||6:00PM - 10:00PM||Frederic Wood Theatre at UBC (6354 Crescent Rd, Vancouver)|
- The competition is divided into two stages: preliminary and final. The top 25 candidates will qualify for the finals.
- The finals will be carried out in the form of a variety show. Among the finalists, the first, second and third prize-winners, as well as a number of special individual award-winners, will be selected.
- The preliminary competition is divided among three venues, the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley and Vancouver Island. The number of participants is not limited.
- Candidates must be born outside of regions and countries with Chinese as an official or social language.
- Candidates must be currently studying in a university or college in British Columbia.
- Candidates must pay a registration fee of $5 or $10 (for group contain five to ten members).
- Candidates must register online before October 17 2016.