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Scholarships / Awards for Postgraduate Students

No.
Name
Descriptions/ Eligibility
No. of Recipients
Amount per Recipient
Application Method
 1
Dr. Stephen Chan Sacred Music Scholarship
陳贊一博士聖樂獎學金
A full time associate degree student/undergraduate/postgraduate who has actively participated in music related activities at the Chaplian’s Office. The student should also have outstanding achievements in music courses within or outside of HKBU.
1
 HK$4,700
by Chaplain’s nomination
2
Dr. Wu Yee Sun Memorial Scholarship Fund
伍宜孫博士紀念基金研究生獎學金
Local students with outstanding academic performance and financial needs
3
HK$45,000
by department nomination
3
Hong Kong Association of University Women Postgraduate Scholarship
大學婦女香港協會研究生獎學金
Full-time female students who have achieved outstanding academic results. Competition with students from other tertiary institutions is required.
no fixed quota
HK$20,000
open application
4
Li Po Chun Charitable Trust Fund Postgraduate Scholarship
李寶椿慈善信託基金研究生獎學金
Local full-time research student who has made good progress in his/her research studies in the previous academic year.
1
HK$10,500
by department nomination
5
Madam Hui Tang Shing Yan Fellowship
許鄧成仁女士研究生獎學金
Postgraduate students with good academic performance and good conduct.
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
6
Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowship
尤德爵士紀念基金研究生獎學金
Research postgraduate students (HK permenant residents, at least 7 years of education in HK) who have high standards of academic achievements and intellectual qualities, and possess leadership qualities as demonstrated in extracurricular activities/community services, and whose research should be important to the development of HK. Recipients need to work in Hong Kong for a period of time after graduation. Competition with students from other tertiary institutions is required.
max. 1
HK$50,000
open application
7
The C I Stapleton Scholarship
Full-time undergraduate or postgraduate students from the Diocesan Boys’ School (“DBS”), the Diocesan Girls’ School (“DGS”) or any school of the English Schools Foundation (“ESF”) with outstanding academic achievements. Awardees’ age must be 25 or below. Preference would be given to students with greater financial need.
2
HK$50,000
by university nomination
8
University of Shanghai John Yuen Memorial Scholarship
滬江大學阮維揚紀念研究生獎學金
Students with good academic performance, good conduct and financial needs.
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
 9
Wai Tak Land Investment & Loan Co., Ltd. Research Scholarship
懷德置業按揭有限公司研究生獎學金
Research students with outstanding academic performance.
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
Faculty of Arts
10
Action Learning & Summer Internship
Supporting full-time students of the Chinese Department to make use of their semester breaks and involve themselves in co-curricula activities. The students may design their own activities, through which they may develop their interest and capability.
no fixed quota
Total annual sum: HK$50,000
open application for students of the Chinese Department
11
Admission Scholarship for Outstanding Students (MA Language Studies)
優秀學生入學獎學金
Incoming MA in Language Studies students who (1) obtained first or second upper honours classification from their first degrees, which must be relevant to language studies (linguistics, translation, English language & literature, etc.); (2) are graduates of the UGC-funded HKBU Bachelor of Arts programmes; or (3) have excellent academic record in mainland universities and good TEM8 (Test for English Major - Level 8) result.
no fixed quota
HK$8,000 to HK$30,000
by department nomination
12
Exchange Scholarships for Research Postgraduate Students
研究生交流學習計劃獎學金
The objective is to encourage research postgraduate students of the Chinese Department who have financial needs to study in a non-local institution, so as to broaden their horizons.
1
HK$5,000 to HK$10,000, depending on the location of the target institution
by nomination from the Chinese Department
13
International Student Scholarship Scheme of MA in Language Studies
國際學生入學獎學金
Outstanding incoming Master of Arts in Language Studies international students.
no fixed quota
15% to 100% of the total tuition fee
by department nomination
14
MATRAN Programme Scholarship (China Foreign Affairs University)
翻譯及雙語傳意文學碩士課程特設獎學金(外交學院)
Undergraduate students from the China Foreign Affairs University with outstanding GPA/academic performance.
Max. 2
HK$30,000
by University selection
15
MA in Chinese Literature, Language & Culture Programme Academic Performance Scholarship
「中國文學、語言及文化文學碩士課程」學業優異獎學金
For two students in Year 1 and two in Year 2 who achieve the highest GPA which is at or above 3.7
4
one half of the yearly tuition fee, currently HK$42,000
by department nomination
16
MA in Literary & Comparative Studies – Excellent Academic Achievement Prize
Graduating student with the second highest cGPA which should be 3.4 or above upon completion of the programme.
1
HK$5,000
by department nomination
17
MA in Literary & Comparative Studies – Good Academic Achievement Prize
Graduating student with the third highest cGPA which should be 3.4 or above upon completion of the programme.
1
HK$3,000
by department nomination
18
MA in Literary & Comparative Studies – Outstanding Academic Achievement Prize
Graduating student with the highest cGPA which should be 3.4 or above upon completion of the programme.
1
HK$7,000
by department nomination
19
Prof. Martha PY Cheung Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding PhD Students
Outstanding PhD applicant in Translation Studies. Existing research output, academic qualifications and so forth will be assessed.
1
max. HK$50,000
by department nomination
20
Research Postgraduate Student Incentive Award
研究生論文獎金計劃
Full-time research student (PhD and MPhil) who has published an article in a refereed journal (not necessary at a top-tier journal).
No fixed quota
HK$2,000
open application for research postgraduate students of the Faculty of Arts
21
Scholarship for Prospective English Teachers provided by Education Bureau
教育局準英語教師獎學金
Year 1 freshmen who are pursuing English+PDGE/English Education degree programmes, or university graduates who are going to study PGDE. Both local and non local students can apply. The scholarship is to be renewed yearly until the students complete their study. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$50,000 (for local students) / HK$80,000 (for non-local students) per year
external application in July/ August
22
Yu Ying Shih Incentive Awards 余英時論文獎
Postgraduate students in Chinese Language & Literature Dept who have published articles in first-tier academic journals as classified in the Department Publication List
no fixed quota
HK$2,000
by department nomination
 
 
 
 
 
 
School of Business
23
ACCA Hong Kong Scholarships
特許公認會計師公會香港分會獎學金
Students who have outstanding academic performance and eagerness in registering with ACCA within one year after the scholarship is awarded.
6
fee waiver that covers the ACCA registration fee/ annual subscription fees/ exemption fees/ examination fees
by department nomination
24
China Daily Scholarship for MScBM Students
香港中國日報商業管理理學碩士研究生獎學金
For full-time MScBM students who have outstanding academic performance (GPA 3.00 or above), contributions to the University and active participation in community services. The selection will be based on the following assessment criteria and weighting : a) Academic performance (30%) b) Contributions to the class / programme / university (30%) c) Community services and other achievements (40%)
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
 25
CPA Australia Distinction Award
澳洲會計師公會卓越表現獎
Postgraduate student undertaking the Master of Accountancy who has interests in the CPA Australia qualification. The Award shall not be held concurrently with any scholarship offered by other accounting professional bodies.
1
Member Entry Assessment waiver, 1 year free Associate Member subscription and enrolment fee waiver for 1 CPA Program Exam
by department nomination
 26
DBA Distinction Scholarship
Students of DBA who attained a cumulative GPA of 3.67 or above at graduation, have no course grade below B-, have not repeated any courses (subject to the same conditions applied to the Distinction academic standing) and can graduate within four years without suspension.
no fixed quota
 HK$6,000
by department nomination
27
Dean’s Scholarship for Research Postgraduate Research Achievement
For each research postgraduate student who will publish in “A” journal (as defined in the BUS Journal list) in an academic year.
1
HK$20,000
by department nomination
 28
ECON84 Outstanding Scholarship
經濟系1984校友奬學金
(for MSc in Applied Economics)
Students who have achieved outstanding academic performance at the time of graduation.
no fixed quota
no fixed amount
by department nomination
 29
Graduation Distinction Award
Students of MBA or Master of Science in Business Management (MScBM) who have attained an overall cumulative GPA of 3.67 to 4.00 at graduation (subject to the same conditions applied to the Distinction academic standing, i.e. no  repeated courses and no course grade below B-)
no fixed quota
 HK$10,000
by department nomination
30
HKBU Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) Scholarship
Student must be a BGS member who demonstrates excellence in academic achievement, extra-curricular activities and with good character and fulfills the following requirement: – has achieved the highest cumulative GPA (in taught postgraduate programme) in the preceding academic semester immediately following his/her admission as a BGS member
1
HK$3,000
by department nomination
31
Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) Postgraduate Scholarship
香港會計師公會獎學金
Student in accountancy with good academic achievements and good character. The recipient must accept the condition to take the Institute’s Qualification Programme as the first accounting professional examination after graduation.
1
HK$6,000
by department nomination
32
International Postgraduate Scholarships
Outstanding international students who applied for one of the applicable full-time (1 Year) taught postgraduate programmes (i.e., MSc in Business Management, MSc in Applied Accounting & Finance, MSc in Applied Economics; MSc in Corporate Governance and Directorship, or Master of Accountancy). For more details please click here.
no fixed quota
Full tuition waiver and HK$100,000 living allowance
by School nomination
 33
Life-long Learning Reward
終身學習獎勵
(for MScGMM)
Students and alumni of HKBU, HKBU-SCE and UIC who choose to remain at the University to study for the MScGMM programme.
no fixed quota
HK$10,000
by department nomination
34
MScBM Diversity Contribution Scholarship
Full-time class students who can enhance the diversity of the Programme. Candidates will be assessed on a combination of factors including international exposure, cultural experience, overseas education, work experiences, special achievement and talents.
HK$50,000 to full tuition waiver
no fixed amount
by department nomination
 35
MScBM Entrance Award
Master of Science in Business Management (MScBM) full-time class students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, interview performance, records of extracurricular and community activities as well as financial needs.
 1
Up to HK$40,000
by department nomination
36
MScGMM Global Exposure Award
Applicants will be assessed based on their extent and degree of cultural experience, including but not limited to international education or working experiences and participation in prominent international organizations or events.
max. 5
HK$20,000
Open application for MSc in Global Marketing Management students
37
MScGMM Scholarships
環球市場管理學理學碩士獎學金
Students with outstanding academic performance at the end of the MScGMM programme.
 4
HK$5,000  to HK$10,000
by department nomination
38
MSc in Applied Economics Distinction Scholarship
Students who have achieved outstanding academic performance at the time of graduation.
no fixed quota
HK$10,000
by department nomination
  39
MSc in Applied Economics Entrance Scholarship
Students with excellent academic records in their undergraduate studies.
no fixed quota
no fixed amount
by department nomination
 40
Outstanding Achievement Award
MBA graduates who have developed excellence in scholastic performance, managerial skills, leadership ability, social responsibility, and commitment and contribution to the programme, the University, the business community and society.
no fixed quota
no fixed amount
by department nomination
41
Research Postgraduate Research Scholarship
For each research postgraduate student who will publish in “B+” journal (as defined in the BUS Journal list) in an academic year.
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
School of Chinese Medicine
42
Dr & Mrs Hung Hin Shiu Chinese Medicine Postgraduate Scholarship
孔憲紹博士伉儷中醫藥研究生進修基金
Outstanding BCM and BPharm students pursuing postgraduate degrees, renewable for 2 years subject to the student’s achievement of good results. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
up to HK$150,000
open application for undergraduate students in the School of Chinese Medicine pursing postgraduate studies
43
Lee Chan Yuet Ming Memorial Scholarship for Chinese Medicine Postgraduate
李陳月明中醫藥研究生紀念獎學金
Local Chinese Medicine Research Postgraduate Students with outstanding academic performance and contribution in research
2
HK$5,000
by school nomination
School of Communication
44
Academic Scholarship (for Year 1 Students)
CTV student with the best accumulative GPA amongst Year 1 postgraduate students (from Semester 1 to 2). For details, please click here.
1
HK$40,000
by department nomination
 45
Academic Scholarship (for Year 2 Students)
CTV student with the best accumulative GPA amongst Year 2 postgraduate students (from Semester 1 to 4). For details, please click here.
1
HK$40,000
by department nomination
46
Best Production of Year 1 (1st Semester)
Based on CTV 7010 Postgraduate Film and Video Production I project. For details, please click here.
2
HK$40,000
by department nomination
47
Best Production of Year 2 (3rd Semester)
Based on CTV 7040 Postgraduate Film and Video Production II & CTV 7150 Postgraduate Dramatic Film/TV Production projects. For details, please click here.
2
HK$40,000
by department nomination
48
DC Foundation Scholarship
滙溋基金獎學金
Students of the Master of Fine Arts in Film, Television & Digital Media Programme who demonstrate excellence in their MFA Thesis Project I (Production).
3
HK$10,000
by department nomination
49
Commercial Radio 50th Anniversary Scholarship
商業電台金禧獎學金
Year 2 or above undergraduate or postgraduate students pursuing a career in journalism and media. The recipients will be chosen on the basis of their academic excellence, strong leadership abilities, extensive general knowledge, high civic mindedness and excellent communication skills.
10
HK$20,000
open application for students of School of Communication
50
Merit-based scholarship scheme for MA in International Journalism Studies program
Awards will be made on the basis of grade point average (GPA). For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$20,000, HK$15,000 or HK$10,000, depending on the academic performance of individual student.
by department nomination
Faculty of Science
51
Advancement Award
For three part-time students of MSc in Analytical Chemistry programme for recognizing his/her great improvement in academic performance.
3
HK$1,000
by department nomination
52
Baptist Chemists Postgraduate Paper Award
Chemistry research postgraduate students in recognition of their best research papers.
2 to 3
HK$1,000
by department nomination
53
Departmental Postgraduate Research Scholarship (for RPG of the Department of Computer Science)
Students who have excellent performance in research.
 2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
 54
Distinction Scholarship (for MSc in Food Analysis & Food Safety Management)
Students of the MSc in Food Analysis and Food Safety Management programme who have attained a semester GPA of 3.67 or above, no course grade below B- and the number of units taken is not less than that in the normal study schedule.
no fixed quota
HK$5,000
by department nomination
 55
Entrance Scholarship (for MSc in Advanced Information Systems & MSc in Information Technology Management)
For full-time and part-time freshmen with excellent academic records in their undergraduate studies. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
Up to HK$50,000 depending on academic records
by department nomination
 56
Entrance Scholarship (for MSc in Food Analysis & Food Safety Management)
Freshmen of the MSc in Food Analysis and Food Safety Management programme with excellent academic records in their undergraduate studies.
no fixed quota
HK$10,000
by department nomination
 57
Entrance Scholarship (for RPG of the Department of Computer Science)
Students with excellent academic records in their undergraduate studies.
no fixed quota
up to HK$6,000 per month
by department nomination
58
High Distinction/Distinction/Merit Scholarship (for MSc in Advanced Information Systems & MSc in Information Technology Management)
For students of Master of Science in Advanced Information Systems and Information Technology Management programmes who have achieved outstanding academic results during their studies.
no fixed quota
Up to HK$24,000
by department nomination
  59
Merit Award (for MSc in Analytical Chemistry)
To be awarded to full-time students on the basis of their academic results in the first semester and to part-time students on the basis of their academic result in the first year of the study programme. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$3,000 to HK$20,000
by department nomination
 60
Merit Award (for MSc in Food Analysis & Food Safety Management)
Students of the MSc in Food Analysis and Food Safety Management programme who have attained a semester GPA of 3.40 to 3.66 and the number of units taken is not less than that in the normal study schedule.
no fixed quota
 HK2,500
by department nomination
61
Merit Scholarship (for MSc in Green Technology (Energy))
To be awarded to full-time students based on the GPA for the 1st and 2nd Semester and to part-time students based on the GPA attained at the end of the first year of the study programme. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$10,000 to HK$20,000
by department nomination
 62
Merit Scholarship of  MSc in Mathematical Finance Programme
Full-time students of MSc in Mathematical Finance programmes who have achieved good and excellent academic results during their studies.
6
no fixed amount
by department nomination
63
Merit Scholarship of  MSc in Operational Research & Business Statistics Programme
Full-time students of MSc in Operational Research and Business Statistics programmes who have achieved good and excellent academic results during their studies.
no fixed quota
up to HK$50,000
by department nomination
 64
MSc in Environmental & Public Health Management Admission Scholarships
Incoming students, who (1) obtained an IELTS score of at least 7.0; and (2) had excellent academic record in his/her undergraduate studies. Incoming part-time students who at the time of application, must be in full-time employment in the environmental and public health field.
no fixed quota
up to HK$10,000
by department nomination
65
MSc in Environmental & Public Health Management Outstanding Student Scholarships
Outstanding graduates (two graduates from each group) of the MSc in Environmental and Public Health Management (EPHM) programme.
6
up to HK$10,000
by department nomination
66
Postgraduate Scholarships for Operational Research & Business Statistics
The scholarships shall be awarded on the basis of academic results in the first semester of double degree programme for full-time students, and in the first year of double degree programme for part-time students. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$5,000 to HK$50,000
by department nomination
67
Prof Huie Carmen Wah Kit Memorial Scholarship (for MSc in Analytical Chemistry) 許華傑教授紀念獎學金
Full-time students with good academic performance. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$10,000 to HK$20,000
by department nomination
68
Prof. Jerry W. Barrett Scholarship
白智理教授獎學金
Outstanding postgraduate student in Chemistry
1
HK$5,000
by department nomination
 69
Scholarship for Awardees of  Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)
Research postgraduate students of the Department of Computer Science who have successfully admitted to 3-year PhD programme via HKPFS.
no fixed quota
up to HK$15,000 per month
by department nomination
 70
Scholarship for Nominees of  Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)
Research postgraduate students of the Department of Computer Science who have successfully nominated by the University under the HKPFS and finally admitted to 3-year PhD programme without the fellowship of RGC.
no fixed quota
up to HK$5,000 per month
by department nomination
71
Yakun Scholarship Scheme for Mainland Postgraduate Students
亞坤內地研究生獎學金計劃
For Mainland students with outstanding academic and leadership performance.
no fixed quota
no fixed amount
by department nomination
Faculty of Social Sciences
72
Ada S.H. Li Social Work Practicum Scholarship
李信卿社工教育實習獎學金
Full-time local undergraduate or postgraduate Social Work students with outstanding academic performance, personal qualities and non-academic achievements
15
HK$5,000
by department nomination
73
Class of 1984 Alumni Scholarship
1984屆校友獎學金
Outstanding graduates of the Department of History of HKBU, including fresh graduates of 2015 who would apply for admission to the full-time self-funded MPhil programme under the Department of History.
1
 HK$168,400
by department nomination
74
Class of 1985 30th Anniversary Scholarship
1985屆畢業30周年誌慶獎學金
Outstanding undergraduate and MPhil/PhD students of the Department of History who have participated in an exchange experience within their period of study.
 2
Around HK$6000
by department nomination
75
Dr. Arthur Lau Award in Gender History
劉聚富博士性別史論文獎
Graduate students who demonstrate excellent knowledge of and insight on gender history, preferably within the pre-modern era. Recipients should have published scholarly articles on gender history in well-established journals.
1
HK$2,000
by department nomination
76
Hong Kong Electric Scholarships for Energy & Environmental Studies
港燈能源及環境研究獎學金
Undergraduate or postgraduate students who have achieved outstanding academic results in energy or environmental studies.
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
77
Lei Yue Mun Hoi Bun School Scholarships
鯉魚門海濱學校獎學金
Undergraduate or postgraduate students of Education Programme who is enthusiastic about education, active in participation in extra curricular activities, and good academically (GPA over 3.0). Preference will be given to students with financial needs.
2
HK$12,000
by department nomination
78
Madam Esther M.W. Wong Scholarship
黃美慧女士獎學金
Full-time local undergraduate or postgraduate Social Work students with outstanding academic performance, financial needs, personal qualities and non-academic achievements.
5
HK$5,000
by department nomination
79
Madam Shao Shu Lung Memorial Prize
蕭瑞麟女士紀念研究生獎學金
Postgraduate student who is enrolled in the M.Phil. or Ph.D. program at the History Department and has published at least one scholarly article in a well-established refereed journal in the current academic year, and has demonstrated outstanding performance in his or her research.
1
HK$2,000
by department nomination
80
Mrs. Edith N. de O. Sales Scholarship
沙理士博士夫人獎學金
Outstanding postgraduate students in MSocSc in Sport and Leisure Management
1
HK$5,000
by department nomination
81
Prof. Chen Yanhang Memorial Scholarship
陳延杭教授紀念獎學金
Outstanding graduates of the Department of History of HKBU, including fresh graduates of 2015, applying for self-funded MPhil programme under the Department of History of HKBU in the 2015/2016 academic year
 1
HK$84,200
by department open application
82
Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master’s Degree Programmes)
教師獎學金(進修碩士學位課程)
Full-time serving teachers who
(a) have been serving as regular teachers in local day schools (including secondary, primary and special schools offering a formal curriculum) for at least five years; and
(b) will pursue a local part-time master’s degree programme in the following school year. For details, please click here.
20
HK$80,000 Open application (open for application from 5 to 19 June 2017)
 83
Wilfred Ng Sports Scholarship 吳守基運動獎學金
For students pursuing the MSocSc in Sport and Leisure Management programme who have the best overall performance
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination