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The University of Hong Kong

Swire Study Abroad Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
37500 HKD
Grant
Hong Kong (SAR)
Location
Not specified
Application deadline

About

The University of Hong Kong offers scholarships to prospective outstanding local and non-local students planning to pursue full-time undergraduate degrees.

 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit and need based

Number of scholarships to award

One

Grant

HK$37,500

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

The Swire Group has maintained a strong relationship with HKU since the early 1900s. In addition to funding scholarships at the university, it has contributed generously to the expansion of the university's facilities, including the Swire Hall and the Swire Institute of Marine Science. In 1998, the Swire Group established the Swire Study Abroad Scholarship to support student exchange.

Swire Study Abroad Scholarship is available to an undergraduate student, enrolling any in programme within the university.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

One scholarship shall be awarded each year to an undergraduate student in any Faculty to enable the student to spend a period of at least six months studying at a university or college prior to completion of his or her programme of study for the undergraduate study.

Eligibility

Selection criteria:

  • General academic merit;
  • Suitability of the intended programme of study abroad;
  • Leadership qualities; and
  • Financial need

Award of the Scholarship will be subject to the successful candidate:

  • Joining the study abroad programme arranged by his or her Faculty or arranged by the University;
  • Being admitted to a programme of study at a university or college overseas.

The Scholarship cannot be held concurrently with other enrichment scholarships administered by the University.

Scholarship awardees are required to submit an exchange report after they return to HKU.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Hong Kong (SAR)

Nationality

226 nationalities

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

Not specified
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