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The University of Hong Kong

HSBC Overseas Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
300000 HKD
Grant
Hong Kong (SAR)
Location
Not specified
Application deadline

About

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Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

HKD300,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction
  • living expenses
  • accommodation
  • travel expenses

Description

Since 1997, the Hongkong Bank Foundation contributed in scholarships, bursaries and other development awards to more than 300 students from tertiary institutions in Hong Kong. It covers a wide range of scholarships such as scholarships for local, mainland and international students, for overseas exchange, for students with disabilities etc.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

The Scholarship will cover (1) tuition fee of the overseas institution; (2) a minimum economy return airfare; and (3) reasonable room and board costs, books, a small portion of living expenses and visa application fees; up to a maximum amount of HKD300,000. The final amount of scholarship to be awarded to each scholar shall be subject to approval by HSBC.

Eligibility

The HSBC Overseas Scholarship is open to HKU non-final year full-time undergraduate students who meet the following requirements:

  • Hong Kong permanent residents with the right of abode in Hong Kong.
  • GPA of 3.7 or above / top 3% of class in the first semester of the academic year.
  • Well-rounded, having participated in extra-curricular and community service activities.
  • No extensive experience of living or studying overseas.
  • Priority will be given to applicants who are in a financial situation which does not permit overseas study or extensive travel overseas.
  • Commitment to Hong Kong.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Hong Kong (SAR)

Nationality

Hong Konger

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

Not specified

Please contact the International Affairs Office for details.

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