HKU Foundation Scholarship

On the Donor

In 1998, The University of Hong Kong Foundation for Educational Development and Research ("HKU Foundation") initated a campaign "Financial Support Programme" to provide scholarships for students with financial needs. Since the academic year 2000-01, the Scholarship has supported many needy students. 

Purpose and Scope

The scholarship shall be awarded on the basis of:

  1. academic merit as shown in the previous year examination results and the current year academic performance;
  2. proven financial need
  3. participation in extra-curricular activities 


Application Timeline:

- Applications are usually accepted in Semester One of each academic year.

- Applications for the 2022-23 Scholarship will open in late August 2022 and close in late September 2022.  For details, please refer to 2022-23 General Round Scholarship Applications. Results are expected to be available around May/June 2023.



Awarded by External Body
Value of Award HK$10,000
Renewal Conditions -
Selection by Open application
Type of Scholarships Merit-based Scholarships for Current Students
*Financial Needs apply
Place of Origin of Students Not specified
Level of Study Undergraduate
Faculty Not specified
Year of Study Not specified