JMSC Overseas Talent Scholarship
On the Donor
Commencing in the academic year 2009-2010, scholarships shall be awarded to overseas journalists or students, to fully or partially support their studies in the Master of Journalism/Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism (MJ/PDipJ) programme at The University of Hong Kong through the JMSC Overseas Talent Scholarship. The Scholarship shall be funded by the income of the Master of Journalism and Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism programmes.
Purpose and Scope
The Scholarship shall be awarded to overseas journalists or students who wish to pursue the MJ/PDipJ programme at The University of Hong Kong, and who:
- are non Hong Kong residents;
- have maintained consistently good performance in the news industry and/or in academic results; and
- have enthusiasm towards journalism and aspire to pursue a career in journalism.
The maximum value of the Scholarship awarded to each successful candidate shall be full, half or a quarter of the total MJ tuition fee of the awarding year.
The Scholarship shall be awarded on the basis of academic or professional merit; financial need shall be considered when candidates are of equal merit.
|Awarded by External Body|
|Value of Award||The maximum value of the Scholarship shall be as follows: (i) Full Scholarship - HK$115,500 (ii) Half Scholarship - HK$57,750 (iii) Partial Scholarship - HK$30,000|
|Selection by||Open application|
|Type of Scholarships||
Entrance Scholarships for New Students
*Financial Needs apply
|Place of Origin of Students||Other places|
|Level of Study||Postgraduate|
|Year of Study||Not specified|