News & Announcement
Admission Scholarship Scheme for Outstanding South and South East Asian Ethnic Minority Students (EMSS) - for new students admitted in 2024-25 (Deadline: 31 March 2024)26 OCT 2023 - 31 MAR 2024
To increase the access to University education for qualified students from traditionally under-represented Hong Kong communities, and to broaden the horizons of all students at HKBU through cross-cultural interactions, Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has been offering the Admission Scholarship Scheme for Outstanding South and South East Asian Ethnic Minority Students (EMSS) since 2017/18, for deserved local ethnic minority students who are admitted to full-time UGC-funded undergraduate degree programmes.
For the 2024 entry, the Scholarship will be funded by Village CARE Campaign under the title of “HKBU Village CARE Campaign Admission Scholarship Scheme for Outstanding South and South East Asian Ethnic Minority Students”.
EMSS for new students admitted to HKBU in 2024-25 is accepting applications now, please click here for more details. The application deadline is 31 March 2024.
First-Generation University Student Fund
HKBU First-Generation University Student Fund (FGF) was established to help unlock precious opportunities for BU’s first-generation local undergraduates to participate in diverse outside-of-classroom learning activities and develop in an all-rounded manner. Successful applicants will receive up to $15,000 for participating in different outside-of-classroom learning activities. The subsidy amount will be pro-rata for applicants of senior years. Therefore, the earlier you apply for the Fund, the higher amount of subsidy you are entitled to.
New applicants who meet the eligibilities can now sign up FGF. Please click here for more details.
Note: Previous successful applicants need not apply again.
Others07 SEP 2023
Community Engagement06 SEP - 18 NOV 2023
Being mindful of and taking actions to improve one’s physical and mental health is crucial especially during the post-pandemic recovery.
In PUNCH for Your Health, students will learn the sports and strengthen oneself, then carry forward the positivity by providing training to some underprivileged teenagers in the community. After the training, with a bond built up between the students and the teenagers, the teenagers will be invited to visit HKBU campus for a personal development workshop, to be delivered by the students.
- Venue (Stage 1–3)
- Studio Battalion, Sheung Wan
- Venue (Stage 4)
- 27 Aug 2023
Support & Services22 AUG - 22 SEP 2023
QSA x FinS Mentorship Programme 2023-24
QSA is the largest LGBTQ+ student organization in Hong Kong. They support LGBTQ+ students and allies in all Hong Kong institutes through career, social and educational initiatives and advocate for DE&I on and off campuses.
Here is their upcoming Career event: QSA x FinS Mentorship Programme 2023-24. The objective of this programme is to enable student Mentees to achieve multi-faceted growth, both personal and professional, under the guidance of our accomplished Mentors from diverse industries such Arts, Banking & Finance, Education, Law, Marketing, Technology, etc.
Instagram post: https://www.instagram.com/p/Cv19fk2BLk3/
Sign up: https://forms.gle/PLGaAMmiaKqQYhb76
Registration deadline: 22 September, 2023