Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Kenneth Li Scholarship
On the Donor
In 2015, Dr Li Dak Sum generously pledged three donations to The University of Hong Kong (HKU), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) for the establishment of a scholarship scheme for undergraduate students.
Dr Li is the Founding Chairman of the Ning Po Residents Association (Hong Kong), which established Ning Po College and Ning Po No. 2 College in Hong Kong. Dr Li chairs the Incorporated Management Committee of the two schools. He has always been dedicated to supporting education in Hong Kong and on the Chinese Mainland, and he believes nurturing young talents can help advance the country.
Purpose and Scope
This scholarship scheme aims to encourage and support deserving students from Ning Po College and Ning Po No. 2 College to strive for excellence and pursue admission to HKU, CUHK and HKUST via the JUPAS Admission Scheme.
- Graduates of Ning Po College or Ning Po No. 2 College who are outstanding in both academic performance and personal conduct with genuine financial need;
- Local students who are admitted to HKU undergraduate programs via the JUPAS Admissions Scheme;
- Obtaining 5* in any one DSE subject or a minimum score of 20 for the best five DSE subjects (including the four core subjects: Chinese Language, English Language, Mathematics and Liberal Studies).
In applying for the Scholarship, candidates are required to provide a recommendation letter issued by the School Prinicpal of their respective secondary school based on academic merit and character, as well as financial need.
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|Awarded by External Body|
|Value of Award||HK$50,000|
|Renewal Conditions||Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or equivalent|
|Type of Scholarships||
Entrance Scholarships for New Students
*Financial Needs apply
|Place of Origin of Students||Local|
|Level of Study||Undergraduate|
|Year of Study||1|