The Anchor Idol Newscaster Quest 2015

Anchor Idol Newscaster Quest Contest 2015 is an exciting platform for students to experience news anchoring and unleash their potential in broadcast journalism, and it has successfully become a distinctive brand of Han Chiang College. This year we have 3 options for you to register as a contestant of Anchor Idol Newscaster Quest.



a) To unleash students’ potential in news anchoring.
b) To gain hands‐on experience in news anchoring.


Submission Method

Interested candidates are welcome to attend an audition from 12‐13 June 2015, 9am‐5pm at
Han Chiang College or submit a 2‐3 minute home produced news video clip (any topic) to Han
Chiang College by 5 July 2015​


The Contest
a) The contest will be conducted in 3 languages i.e. Bahasa Malaysia, English and Mandarin. Contestants can only choose ONE of the languages to present their news. Shortlisted contestants will enter the semi‐final of the contest.
b) Semi‐finalists will be given a training session for preparation of news recording. The recorded news will be posted on Han Chiang College Facebook for public voting. Only 15 contestants (5 from each category) will proceed to the final after the poll and judges’ assessments and it will be held at Queensbay Mall in Penang on 29 August 2015.

Please fill in below application form.