Fellowships

Major Awards

The following are major graduate scholarship awards that HKUST students may be interested in. All of these awards are administered externally; HKUST students interested in any of these awards should follow the application procedures and contact the external organization for enquiries.

HKUST students interested in receiving individual advising or mentoring in preparation for these award applications can contact the Office of the Dean of Students to arrange an advising session. Email: dst@ust.hk

 

For Further Studies in the US

The Fulbright Program

The Fulbright Program is the U.S. Government's flagship international education exchange program and is supported by the U.S. Department of State.

 

Application deadline: 31 Oct 2017

KNIGHT-HENNESSY SCHOLARS

Supports graduate degree studies at Stanford University with a heavy leadership development component. Each year, 100 scholars are chosen from around the world.

 

Application deadline: 27 Sep 2017

McDonnell International Scholars

Supports graduate degree studies at Washington University in St. Louis with a heavy leadership development component.

 

Application deadline: 31 Jan 2018

Kwok Scholarships

Supports students from Hong Kong or Mainland China for the M.A. in Global Affairs at the Jackson Institute at the Yale University.

 

Automatic consideration with admission

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Graduate Scholarships

Supports students from Hong Kong for master's or doctoral degree studies in public-service related programs at Harvard University.

 

Application deadline: 1 Mar 2018

 

 

For Further Studies in the UK

THE RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS

Supports students for degree studies at Oxford University, UK. Each year, there is one Scholarship available in Hong Kong.

 

Application deadline: 30 Sep 2017

Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Supports postgraduate degree studies in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.

 

Application deadline: 11 Oct 2017

Chevening Scholarships

Chevening is the UK government's global scholarship program.  It funds one-year master’s at any UK university.

 

Application deadline: 7 Nov 2017

Kwok Scholarships

Supports students from Hong Kong and/or Mainland China for the Master of Public Policy program at the Blavatnik School of Government at the University of Oxford.

 

Application deadline: 31 Mar 2018

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Graduate Scholarships

Supports Hong Kong students for Master's or DPhil studies at the University of Oxford.

 

Consideration with admission application

China Oxford Scholarship Fund

Supports students from Mainland China, Hong Kong or Macau for graduate studies at the University of Oxford.

 

Application deadline: 15 Apr 2018

 

 

For Further Studies in France

Alexandre Yersin Scholarship

Up to 7 grants are offered by the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau for students planning to pursue a master's degree in France

 

Application deadline: 30 Apr 2017

Eiffel Merit Scholarship

Supports Master's degree studies in France in engineering, economics, management, law and political science.

 

 

For Further Studies in Asia

SCHWARZMAN SCHOLARS

Supports the one-year Master's degree studies at Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, China. The degree program is in the field of public policy, business or international relations.

 

Application deadline: 31 May 2017

Bai Xian Asian Future Leaders Scholarship

The AFLSP provides scholarships for high-caliber students from across Asia to study abroad at a leading university in Asia.

 

Application deadline: 31 Jan 2018

 

 

General

Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence

Supports Hong Kong students intending to pursue postgraduate studies at world renowned universities outside of Hong Kong.

 

Application deadline: 29 Dec 2017

R C Lee Centenary Scholarship

Supports graduates of universities in Hong Kong for further studies at doctoral, master's or bachelor's level outside Hong Hong Kong.

 

Application deadline: 14 Oct 2017

Croucher Scholarships for Doctoral Study

Supports Hong Kong permanent residents for full-time study or research in natural sciences, medicine or technology in approved academic institutions outside Hong Kong.

 

Application deadline: 15 Nov 2017

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