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Financial Support for Student Activities

Introduction

To encourage students to organise and implement activities which help promote the University goal of “whole-person” development, the Office of Student Affairs has solicited funds from the University as well as the community to provide financial sponsorship towards quality programmes organised by student organisations.

Types of funding

Eligibility

Nature of funded activities

Examples of completed activities 

AC Hall Block Grant

Activities organised by all HKBU student organisations

Concerts, variety shows, competitions, film shows, performances

~Annual Performance (Dance Association)
~Annual Performance (Magic Club)
~Singing Contest (Faculty of Social Sciences)

BUhub Communities Fund All HKBU student organisations N/A
(Special funding to support the Society/Club's operation)
N/A
(Special funding to support the Society/Club's operation)
Campus Inclusion Activities (CIA) Programme for Students with Special Education Needs Activities which are able to accommodate at least 1 category of the special educational needs External competitions, public performances/exhibitions, training workshops, sports trainings/practices ~Comm Garden (Community Society)
~Summer Play (Dramatics Club)

Ear-marked Student Activities Fund

Activities organised by student organisations for students in UGC-funded programmes

External competitions, public performances/exhibitions, training workshops, sports trainings/practices

~Shing Mun River Regatta (Rowing Club)
~Summer Play (Dramatics Club)
~Freshmen Exhibition (Students' Union Visual Arts Society)
~A-week Opening Ceremony
Inauguration Ceremony

Ethnic Minorities Engagement Grant (EMEG)

Full-time Ethnic Minority students enrolled in UGC-funded undergraduate programmes

Cultural-related workshops/events

~Art jamming workshop
~Overseas summer school

Emergency Loan to Student Leaders Officers of student organisations N/A
(Short-term interest free loans to support student leaders)
N/A
(Short-term interest free loans to support student leaders)
Global Engagement Squad (GES) Full-time international students Cultural-related workshops/events ~Multi-cultural night
~Cultural immersion tour

Service-Learning Student Activities Fund

Service-learning activities organised by student organisations

Social service trips, community service workshops

~Anti epidemic sachet workshop (Students' Union Chinese Health Care Society)
~Global Volunteer Program (AIESEC)
~Sri Lanka International Service Trip 2019 (Rotaract)

Subsidy for Orientation Activities

Non-overnight orientation activities for freshmen of UGC-funded programmes

Orientation activities for freshmen

~Orientation Day
~Orientation Night

UGC Special Grant for Student-Initiated Sports Events

Training programmes for UGC students to be delivered/ facilitated by qualified coach(es) / trainer(s) / speaker(s) or sports related large-scale events open to all UGC students

Sports-related training programmes, competition, performances or events

~Boxing experience
~Trampoline workshop
~Indoor climbing
~Joint-U sports competition