western academy of beijing, 2004-2016
johns hopkins center for talented youth, 2012-2015
hamilton college, 2016-2020
heidi wong is a poet, artist, philanthropist, and influencer.
heidi has been writing poems since her sophomore year of high school, and published her first collection of poetry, sixteen, one year later. from this project, she was able to donate 15,000 USD to the johns hopkins center for talented youth (cty).
after participating in cty at lafayette college and princeton university, cty also named a scholarship fund after her; in 2016, the heidi wong scholarship fund was established to help other qualified students attend the program.
since then, heidi has gained a substantial following of over 140,000 users on her instagram account, @heidiwongofficial, where she posts new artwork and writes under the pseudonym (h.w.).
with art, heidi specializes in expressionistic paintings and drawings. in october 2015, she collaborated with phoenix new media 凤凰卫视 for their annual live charity art auction, and single-handedly raised over 43,000 USD towards leukemia treatment for children in rural china. in addition, heidi has been the winner of the national art and calligraphy competition of china for six consecutive years.
having earned her international baccalaureate diploma at the western academy of beijing, heidi currently studies creative writing and fine arts at hamilton college in new york.
for more inquiries, feel free to contact heidi through email, instagram, or the CONTACT page.