Fellowships and Scholarships Available
The following fellowships/scholarships are available for applicants with outstanding academic performance, research ability or potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities:
Hong Kong PhD Fellowships (HKPF): offered by the Research Grants Council for HK$240,000 per year and a conference and research related travel allowance of HK$10,000 per year for a period up to three years.(www.rgc.edu.hk/hkphd for details)
University Postgraduate Fellowships (UPF): at a value of HK$70,000 in addition to the Postgraduate Scholarships (in 2017).
Postgraduate Scholarships (PGS): offered by HKU for HK$195,960 per year (in 2017).
On-line application at www.hku.hk/gradsch
September 1- December 1, 2017: Main Round application
All applicants are encouraged to apply for HKPF.
If an applicant is nominated for HKPF application, a professoriate staff will contact and work together with the applicant to prepare necessary documents for the formal HKPF application. In the case of unsuccessful HKPF application, the nominated HKPF applicants will be automatically considered for UPF; and if unsuccessful application in the subsequent UPF application, the candidates will be automatically allocated PGS.