Upcoming Scholarships Application Deadlines

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 17, 2017)


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 Coming soon


Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students Coming soon



 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 Creative Biolabs Scholarship Program

August 15, 2017

23:59 EST

Simon K.Y. Lee & Lee Chi Hung Scholarship for the Hearing Impaired Students

September 4, 2017

Application form

Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program

September 27, 2017

1:00 pm (Pacific time)

Online application

The Rhodes Scholarship for Hong Kong

September 30, 2017

Midnight (Hong Kong time)

Online application

Chevening Scholarships

November 7, 2017

12:00 (GMT)

Online application

Occupational Safety & Health Student Research Scholarship 2017 November 30, 2017
Scholarships offered by Cambridge Commonwealth, European & International Trust Please refer the deadline of each scheme
Korean Government Scholarship Program To be confirmed by Korean Embassy

Undergraduate Students

Education and Social Work Scholarship Program 2017

September 5, 2017

Application Form

Agricultural Products / Marine Fish Scholarships

September 8, 2017

Application Form

CY Tung Scholarship for Semester at Sea

Application are accepted on a rolling basis

Application Form 

Postgraduate Students

Coming soon


And more....

Click here for more external scholarship opportunities.





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.