Bank of East Asia Scholarship, The

On the Donor

The Bank of East Asia has long regarded the field of education as one of the major areas where its contributions can have a direct impact. For many years, The Bank of East Asia Charitable Foundation worked closely with universities and other institutions of higher learning in Hong Kong to identity and recognise the achievements of academically talented individuals by giving them monetary awards, hoping that this recognition will encourage and assist them in the continuation of their studies.

Purpose and Scope

The Scholarship shalll be awarded to selected full-time Year 3 or above students reading a Bachelor's degree or full-time final year students of a Master's degree programme in one of the following areas:

  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Business Administration / Business Studies
  • Accounting
  • Law (excluding PCLL)
  • Risk Management
  • Actuarial Science / Statistics

A minimum GPA of 3.4 is required. Preference will be given to students from Hong Kong SAR and those with financial need.


- Applications for the 2022-23 Scholarship will open in late August 2022 (Note: For UG students, please apply through the 2022-23 General Round Scholarship Applications).

Awarded by External Body
Value of Award $10,000 each
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, Postgraduate
Faculty Business and Economics, Law, Science
Year of Study Not specified