Upcoming Scholarship Application Deadlines & Information Sessions

The following is a list of scholarships that are currently accepting applications. Students and alumni are advised to visit this section from time to time for updates.

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

 (Last updated on January 19, 2021)


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 & Postgraduate Students

HKU-Cambridge Hughes Hall Scholarships 2021-22

(Click here for a playback of the Information Session)

January 15, 2021

Application Form


Please email the completed form and supporting documents to: hku.hugheshall@hku.hk

Taufik Ali Memorial Scholarships

12:00noon, February 26, 2021

Online Application

(HKU Portal -> Online Applications -> Application for Awards -> Taufik Ali Memorial Scholarships)

Reaching Out Award

Stay tuned for updates....


Undergraduate Students

Evergreen Scholarships for Arts Students

12:00noon, February 21, 2021

Online Application

(HKU Portal -> Online Applications -> Application for Awards -> Evergreen Scholarships for Arts Students)

HSBC Greater Bay Area (Hong Kong) Scholarship

12:00noon, March 5, 2021

Application Form

Please upload the completed form (in WORD format) to: HKU Portal -> Online Applications -> Application for Awards -> HSBC Greater Bay Area (Hong Kong) Scholarship

 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

Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme

6pm, January 12, 2021

Online Application

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund Scholarship Schemes 2021-22

6pm, January 22, 2021

Application Form

Russian Government Scholarships 2021-22

Application Deadline

Online Application

China Oxford Scholarship Fund 2021-22


11:59pm, April 15, 2021

Application Form


Kwok Scholars 2021-22

For studies at Oxford

For studies at Yale

Undergraduate Students

University of Bristol Post-Graduate Scholarship for 2021-22

February 28, 2021

Application Form 1

Application Form 2

Scholarships for Semester at Sea

Application are accepted on a rolling basis

Online Application

Postgraduate Students Stay tuned for the updates...


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.