John Swire Donor Scholarship

On the Donor

The John Swire and Sons (HK) Ltd. is a long-time supporter of the University.  Among its many generous donations, it provides full scholarships for ouitstanding undergraduate students.


Purpose and Scope

The scholarship shall be awarded to the first year undergraduates on the basis of academic merits as shown in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination; personality, leadership qualities and financial need will also be taken into account.

(Note: The John Swire Donor Scholarship cannot be concurrently held with any other scholarships administered by the University.)



- Applications for the 2018-19 Scholarships are now closed. Announcement of results will be made in April/May 2019. 

- The next round of applications is expected to open in semester one of 2019-20.

Awarded by External Body
Value of Award HK$42,100
Renewal Conditions Satisfactory academic progress
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 1