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List of Scholarships Inviting Application through HKUST

(Please click here for the Past Record of Scholarships for Undergraduate Students Inviting Open Application through HKUST. For related information of Postgraduate scholarships, please refer to here.)

The D. H. Chen Foundation Scholarships 2016/17

The D. H. Chen Foundation Scholarships is now inviting applications till 5:30pm, 10 June 2016 (Friday).
The Scholarship Program aims to give due recognition to outstanding students, foster students’ personal growth, and nurture their passion and commitment to serve the society and promote the well-being of others. The Scholarships shall be awarded exclusively to undergraduate Year One students admitted in 2015/16 who are Hong Kong permanent residents.

Interested students should carefully read the scholarship information sheet and submit the completed application form and supporting documents in the collection box at SFAO by the application deadline.

HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund - Reaching Out Award (ROA) 2015/16

ROA aims at equipping students with an international vision, broadening their exposure to multicultural environment and enhancing their communication skills in English, Putonghua or other languages. Undergraduate students pursuing full-time publicly-funded degree programs with CGA of 3.00 or above as of Fall 2015/16 who participated / would participate in following outreaching activities conducted outside Hong Kong / Macau / Mainland on 1 September 2015 to 31 August 2016 are welcome to submit applications:
a. an event / competition (e.g. conferences, forums, workshops, seminars, training camps, competitions, service projects etc.)
b. an internship or a placement (credit-bearing / non-credit bearing)
c. a field / study trip
d. a course (eg. foreign language immersion programs, academic exchange programs etc.)

Application details for 2015/16 are now available. Interested students should submit applications to SFAO by 5:30pm, 29 Feb 2016 (Monday).

Mr and Mrs Hung Cheung Pui Memorial Scholarship 2015/16

The Lion & Globe Educational Trust has generously pledged a donation to set up the “Mr and Mrs Hung Cheung Pui Memorial Scholarship” starting from 2013/14 academic year. It aims to motivate students to achieve their goals and aspirations through out-of-classroom experiences; nurturing students’ self-direction and personal efficacy; and help students reflect their thinking and learning processes.

Continuing local undergraduate students who attained satisfactory academic performance and show genuine interest in participating in out-of-classroom learning experiences are eligible to be considered for the scholarship. Preference shall be given to students who are in genuine financial need and recipients and finalists of the Hong Kong Outstanding Students Award or the Youth Arch Student Improvement Award organized by the Youth Arch Foundation.

Selected candidates will receive a one-off scholarship ranged from HK$5,000 to HK$20,000, provided that the scholarship award would not exceed the estimated budget of the activity.

There is no separate open application for Mr and Mrs Hung Cheung Pui Memorial Scholarship. Eligible students who have applied for the HKSAR Government Fund – Reaching Out Award (ROA) for 2015/16 academic year would be considered for Mr and Mrs Hung Cheung Pui Memorial Scholarship automatically. Shortlisted ROA candidates will be invited to submit the nomination form of Mr and Mrs Hung Cheung Pui Memorial Scholarship. Applicants, if successful, will be awarded EITHER Mr and Mrs Hung Cheung Pui Memorial Scholarship OR ROA. Interested students should submit applications for ROA first. Please visit here for application for ROA.

Hang Seng Bank Community Service Scholarships 2015/16

The Hang Seng Bank Community Service Scholarships 2015/16 is now open for applications.

Full-time local undergraduate students in any discipline of study with CGA of 3.30 or above as of FALL 2015/16 and have active participation in a minimum of 100 hours of community services are eligible to apply for the scholarships.

Interested students should read thoroughly the scholarship information and return the completed application form together with all required supporting documents in the collection box at SFAO by 5:30pm, 18 March 2016 (Friday).

Virtue Scholarship 2015/16

Virtue Scholarship 2015/16 is now open for applications.

Full-time local undergraduate students in any discipline of study with CGA of 3.150 or above as of FALL 2015/16 and have active participation in a minimum of 50 hours of community services are eligible to apply for the scholarships.

Interested students should r
ead thoroughly the scholarship information and return the completed application form together with all required supporting documents in the collection box at SFAO by 5:30pm, 18 March 2016 (Friday).
 
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List of Scholarships Administrated by External Organizations

The Swiss Education Group (SEG) Scholarship Scheme 2016/2017

The Swiss Education Group (SEG) Scholarship Scheme is now inviting applications.
There will be TWO application sections:
First Section: Application deadline on 30 November 2015
Second Section: Application deadline on 29 February 2016

This scholarship scheme is to encourage students who are passionate in hospitality industry to pursue their studies in Switzerland. SEG will offer an average of three scholarships annually for the student to undertake master programmes or postgraduate programmes in the member universities of Swiss Education Group, and the value of scholarships is up to CHF10,000.

Information about the scholarship application processes, along with application procedures and downloadable form are available on the website of the Swiss Education Group (SEG). Interested applicants should submit all necessary documents to SEG at scholarship@swisseducation.com.hk before the application deadline of the first and second section respectively.

For any enquiries, please directly contact SEG on tel: 2545 0505 or by email: scholarship@swisseducation.com.hk .

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships – Graduate Scholarship at Harvard University 2016/17

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships – Graduate Scholarship at Harvard University funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust is now open for application. Under the scheme, three Scholarships for up to three academic years will be awarded for full-time graduate studies at selected schools at Harvard University. The Scholarships will provide in full tuition and college fee, and living expenses of up to US$100,000 a year.

Detailed information of the scholarship can be obtained through the website of Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships. To be considered for this scholarship, application should be submitted for graduate study at Harvard University by the relevant deadline (December 2015 – January 2016, depending on the chosen course)..

The Women’s Foundation Hong Kong Scholarship Scheme - MPhil in Multi-disciplinary Gender Studies at the University of Cambridge, UK 2016

The Women’s Foundation Hong Kong Scholarship Scheme offered by the University of Cambridge is now inviting applications till 19 February 2016. The Scholarships aim to support eligible students who have been admitted to the University of Cambridge to study for the MPhil in Multi-disciplinary Gender Studies. The Scholarship, which provides for the University and college fees plus a stipend towards living expenses, will be granted on the basis of academic excellence. The scholarship will only be awarded to an eligible student once s/he has been accepted onto the MPhil through the University of Cambridge's standard admissions procedure.

To facilitate interested students’ understanding of the scholarship application procedures, the Women’s Foundation will hold an Information session for HKUST students on 5 February 2016. The details are as follows:

Date: 5 February 2016 (Friday)
Time: 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Venue: Room 1504 (near Lift No. 25-26), Academic Building, HKUST
Registration Method: Please reserve a seat via this online form

For further information, please visit the website of University of Cambridge and the Scholarship flyer. You may also contact the University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies by emailing: admin@gender.cam.ac.uk

The University of Bristol Post-Graduate Scholarship for 2016/17

The University of Bristol Post-Graduate Scholarship for 2016/17, offered by the University of Bristol Alumni Association - Hong Kong Branch, is now open for applications till 1 March 2016 (Tuesday).

The Scholarship aims to support a suitably qualified student from Hong Kong going to Bristol for post-graduate studies commencing in 2016/17. The Scholarship will be awarded to eligible students on grounds of proven or potential academic excellence, and the contribution which he or she is likely to make to Hong Kong on their return.

The scholarship application form can be downloaded from this website. Further information about the Scholarship may be obtained by visiting the website of the University of Bristol Alumni Association at www.bristolalumni.org, or contacting Professor Vernoica Pearson, Chairperson of the Alumni Association at vpearson@hkucc.hku.hk.

The University of Birmingham Hong Kong Postgraduate Scholarships 2016

The University of Birmingham is now inviting applications for Hong Kong Postgraduate Scholarships 2016. The scholarship enables selected candidate to pursue one-year Master’s Degree Programmes at the University of Birmingham in the UK. Please read the Scholarship Flyer for details. Further information and the application form can be downloaded at the website of Student Financial Assistance Agency. The application deadline is 31 March 2016 (Thursday).

 
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