The Scholarships and Financial Aid Office (SFAO) is dedicated to providing a one-stop service to cater for your scholarship and financial need. If you would like to find out details about various scholarship opportunities, financial assistance, tuition fee deferment, exchange sponsorship and student insurance plans at HKUST, we are here to provide you with resources, assistance, advice and guidance.

HKUST offers different admission scholarships for recruiting both local and non-local talents to our undergraduate programs. In addition, there are a number of scholarships for postgraduate and continuing undergraduate students to honour their continuous academic excellence and outstanding achievements. Our office is the central contact point for all scholarships related matters at HKUST, acts as an important linkage between donors, scholarships recipients and the University, and seeks to enhance communication between all parties concerned, so as to facilitate effective scholarships administration. Take a look at the details of the scholarship opportunities at HKUST.

Student Financial Assistance
We understand that financing a University education is not easy. Students at HKUST who have financial hardships may consider applying for financial assistance through SFAO. In addition, our office also handles the HKUST Exchange Sponsorship Scheme to support our students who are going on exchange through overseas or Mainland exchange programs. Click here for more information for financial assistance available for our students.

Student Insurance
To ensure our students are under essential protections for illness, accident and travel during the study at HKUST, SFAO administers various insurance plans for our students of different status. Find out more about these insurance plans.

Scholarships & Financial Aid Office
Head of Scholarships and Financial Aid Office
Dr Tony LAM
Senior Manager
Ms Codana CHAN
Ms Florence FUNG
Miss Kandus LAU

Assistant Manager
Ms Luka LUK
Miss Yolanda WU

Project Assistant
Mr Kin Sun HO
Miss Shirley LEUNG
Miss Elaine TONG

Ms Anita YU