Albert Young Foundation Limited Scholarship, The

On the Donor

In September 2011,the Albert Young Foundation Limited (楊秉正基金有限公司) generously pledged a donation to set up a scholarship to support students of The University of Hong Kong. The aim of the Scholarship is to provide financial support to needy students with good academic standing to enable them to focus on their studies and at the same time, encourage their involvement in community services.


Purpose and Scope

The Scholarship shall be awarded annually starting from the academic year 2011-12.

Five Scholarships of the maximum value of HK$20,000 each shall be awarded to local undergraduate students of any discipline and at any year of studies who are permanent residents in Hong Kong and from low-income families.

The award of scholarship shall be based on:

  • academic merits (a minimum GPA 3.0 or equivalent);
  • financial need;
  • involvement in voluntary community services (a minimum of 10 hours of recognized voluntary community servises in the past year); and
  • interview performance.

Awarded by External Body --
Value of Award Maximum value of HK$20,000
Renewal Conditions -
Selection by Open application and interview
Type of Scholarships Merit-based Scholarships for Current Students
*Financial Needs apply
Place of Origin of Students Local
Level of Study Undergraduate
Faculty Not specified
Year of Study Not specified