Upcoming Scholarship Application Deadlines & Information Sessions

The Scholarships Office provides a monthly reminder of upcoming scholarship deadlines. Students and alumni are advised to visit this section from time to time for scholarships that are open for applications.

Individual faculties and departments also provide scholarships. Students may contact the respective offices for information.

 (Last updated on August 20, 2018)


Scholarship schemes administered by HKU

(For schemes not accepting online applications, the completed application form should be emailed to: awards@hku.hk)

Target Scholarship Title Application Form/ Deadline
Undergraduate Students Stay tuned for updates... 


Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

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Postgraduate Students

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 External Scholarship Schemes
(Unless otherwise stated on the application forms, applications should be sent to the respective scheme organizers)

 Target Scholarship Title Application Form/ Deadline

Undergraduate & Postgraduate Students
Simon KY Lee & Lee Chi Hung Scholarship for Hearing Impaired Students September 3, 2018
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program

1:00pm (Pacific time), September 12, 2018

Online application

Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowship for Overseas Studies

September 14, 2018

Application Form

Schwarzman Scholars

September 28, 2018

(For applicants who are NOT from the Chinese Mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau)

OSH Best Project Scholarship September 29, 2018

The RC Lee Centenary Scholarship

Information session

Date: September 6, 2018 (Thursday)

TIme: 5:30pm

Venue: Room 202, 2/F, KK Leung Building

Register now!

Applications will open on September 1, 2018

The Rhodes Scholarship

Students from Hong Kong, the Chinese Mainland or other Rhodes designated constituencies can apply for the Rhodes Scholarship by sending their applications directly to the Rhodes Trust.

Information session

Date: September 5, 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 6:30pm

Venue: Social Sciences Chamber, 11/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus

Midnight, September 30, 2018 (for Hong Kong students)

Application Form

Chevening Scholarships 12:00 (GMT), November 6, 2018
Korean Government Scholarship Program To be confirmed by the Korean Embassy

Undergraduate Students

CY Tung Scholarship for Semester at Sea

Application are accepted on a rolling basis

Application Form 

Scholarships for Family Members of Registered Construction Workers 2018

August 31, 2018

Application Form

Agricultural Products Scholarship Fund and Marine Fish Scholarship Fund September 7, 2018

And more....

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Note: The external schemes information provided in this section is by no means exhaustive. Although we make every effort to ensure the information is current and accurate, we advise students to refer to the individual websites for the latest updates and information. If you wish to update us on changes or additions to external scholarship schemes, please contact us at scholarships@hku.hk.