HKSAR Government Scholarship

On the Donor

With a view to attracting outstanding local students to advance their studies at home, and meritorious non-local students to pursue higher education opportunities in Hong Kong, the Government established in 2008 the HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund (the Fund) to recognize outstanding local and non-local students. Each academic year, the Government will distribute a sum of money, funded by the investment income generated from the Fund, to the nine institutions offering full-time publicly-funded programmes at degree or above levels.

Purpose and Scope

Students of full-time publicly-funded degree or above level programmes with excellent performance in academic studies.

Awarded by External Body
Value of Award The scholarship is $40,000 per year for local students and $80,000 per year for non-local students.
Renewal Conditions Satisfactory academic performance
Selection by Nomination
Type of Scholarships Entrance Scholarships for New Students
Place of Origin of Students Not specified
Level of Study Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Faculty Not specified
Year of Study Not specified