Taufik Ali Memorial Scholarships

On the Donor

In 1963, a trust fund administered by HSBC Trustee (Hong Kong) Limited, under the Will of the late Mr Taufik Ali who served at Hong Kong Electric, established a scholarship and bursary scheme to support students at The University of Hong Kong.

Purpose and Scope

The Scholarships shall be awarded each year, on the basis of academic merit, to students who are enrolled in undergraduate, postgraduate degree, Diploma or Certificate programmes at the University. Awardees must be of the Muslim faith and born in Penang or Hong Kong SAR.

The value of the Scholarships per year shall be equivalent to the tuition fee paid/payable by the awardee that year.


Application Timeline:

- Applications are usually accepted in Semester 2 each year.

- The 2023-24 Scholarship will be open for application from January 18 to February 18, 2023.  Results are expected to be known around June 2023.

Awarded by External Body
Value of Award Tuition fee
Renewal Conditions Satisfactory academic progress
Selection by Open application
Type of Scholarships Merit-based Scholarships for Current Students
Place of Origin of Students Local, Other places
Level of Study Not specified, Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Faculty Not specified, Architecture, Arts, Business and Economics, Dentistry, Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Science, Social Sciences
Year of Study Not specified