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 March 26, 2020)


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

Reaching Out Award

April 8, 2020

(Login to HKU Portal > Online Applications > Application for Award > Reaching Out Award)

Undergraduate Students

The D. H. Chen Foundation Scholarship

 * Highlights of Scholarship Programme


April 24, 2020

Guide to completing application form

Application Form 

Postgraduate Students

Stay tuned for updates...



 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

Kwok Scholars


For UG studies at Oxford

For PG studies at Oxford

For PG studies at Yale

Undergraduate Students

Scholarships for Semester at Sea

Application are accepted on a rolling basis

Online Application

Fortis Fellowship

March 26, 2020

Online Application

OCBC Regional Undergraduate Scholarship Programme

March 31, 2020

Online Application

China Oxford Scholarship Fund Awards 2020-21

April 15, 2020

Application Form

Indonesian Arts and Cultural Scholarship 2020

April 23, 2020

Application Form
Document Checklist
Personal Statement

T.M. Gregory Memorial Scholarship

April 29, 2020

Application Form

The Global Undergraduate Awards

June 2, 2020

Online Application

Postgraduate Students

Alexandre Yersin Scholarship

April 23, 2020

Application Form

The 2020 Scholarships for Foreign Graduate Students

April 30, 2020

Application Form

Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master’s Degree Programmes) 2020/21

June 12, 2020

Application Form

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.