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Scholarships / Awards for Undergraduate Students of the Faculty of Social Sciences

No.
Name
Descriptions/ Eligibility
No. of Recipients
Amount per Recipient
Application Method
1
Prof. Jerry W. Barrett Scholarship
白智理教授獎學金
Final year student with outstanding academic performance, shuffled between Arts / Science / Social Science.
1
HK$5,000
by Faculty selection
2
Social Sciences Scholarship for Academic Excellence
社會科學院獎學金(學術優異)
Social sciences students with outstanding academic performance in their first year of study. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$4,000
by Faculty selection
3
Social Sciences Scholarship for Community Action
社會科學院獎學金(社會服務)
Social sciences students with excellent performance in community service. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$4,000
by Faculty selection
4
Social Sciences Scholarship for Global Exchange
社會科學院獎學金(國際交流)
Social sciences students participating in approved foreign exchange programme. For details, please click here.
no fixed quota
HK$4,000
by Faculty selection
China Studies Programme
5
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$6,000
by department nomination
6
Ding Richang Scholarship
丁日昌獎學金
An outstanding undergraduate student in History who has achieved the highest cGPA after the first semester.
1
HK$5,700
by department nomination
7
Dr. & Mrs. Arthur Lau Scholarship
劉聚富博士伉儷獎學金
3rd year student with the best academic performance in the second year of undergraduate study in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department.
1
HK$6,250
by department nomination
8
Dr. Arthur Lau Award in Gender History
劉聚富博士性別史論文獎
Final year undergraduates who demonstrate excellent knowledge of and insight on gender history, preferably within the pre-modern era. Recipients should have produced outstanding Hons. Projects on gender history and have enrolled in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department.
1
HK$2,000
by department nomination
9
Dr. Tan Siu Lin Scholarship
陳守仁博士獎學金
Newly declared undergraduate students of the History majors in any programme offered by the Department of History who have achieved the best entrance results obtained from their first year of study at HKBU.
5
HK$8,000
by department nomination
10
Dr. William D. Hackett Memorial Prize in Sociology
夏慧欽博士紀念社會學獎
Final year student from BSocSc in China Studies (Sociology Option) with academic excellence and personal integrity. The student is jointly selected by their fellow classmates and the teaching staff in a Department-wide voting exercise. For details, please click here.
1
HK$3,000
by department nomination
11
Madam Chow Leung Oi Scholarship
梁愛女士獎學金
Year 2 or 3 China Studies students with academic merits and outstanding participation in activities related to the programme
2
HK$8,000
by department nomination
12
Madam Shao Shu Lung Memorial Scholarship
蕭瑞麟女士紀念獎學金
Student who has achieved the best academic results in his or her first year of undergraduate studies in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department
1
HK$4,200
by department nomination
13
Mr. Liu Chia Chu Memorial Scholarship
劉家駒老師紀念獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest cGPA in the first semester of his/her Year 4 study
1
HK$5,200
by department nomination
14
Prof. Chow Kai Wing Scholarship
周佳榮老師獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest Semester GPA in the first semester of his/her Year 4.
1
HK$8,000
by department nomination
15
Prof. Lam Kai Yin Scholarship 
林啟彥老師獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest cGPA in the first semester of his/her Year 2 study
1
HK$7,300
by department nomination
16
Prof. Lee Kam Keung Scholarship 
李金強老師獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest cGPA in the first semester of his/her Year 3 study
1
HK$7,300
by department nomination
17
Prof. Tsang Shu-ki Memorial Scholarship
One BSSc China Studies – Economics student with outstanding academic performance (cGPA 3.00 or above) who demonstrates outstanding skills in independent thinking, has strong sense of intellectual curiosity and commitment to community services. Past recipients of the same scholarship are not eligible.
 1
HK$12,000
by department nomination
18
Shun Hing Group Scholarship 信興集團獎學金
Final year China Studies student with outstanding academic achievements
1
HK$18,750
by department nomination
19
Simon Suen Foundation Scholarship in Chinese Cultural Studies
孫少文基金會中華文化獎學金
Full-time Year 2 or above China Studies students with good academic performance, good personality and excellent non-academic achievements.
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
20
Talented Dragon China Studies Scholarship
華材中研獎學金
Year 1 students in China Studies with good academic performance
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
21
Wei Lun Foundation China Studies Scholarship
偉倫基金中研獎學金
Final year students in China Studies with good academic performance
4 (1 award for each option)
HK$8,000
by department nomination
European Studies Programme
22
Annette & Gerd Schwandner Scholarship/Grant
Year 3 student from the European Studies programme who will spend his/her third year of studies in Germany
1
EUR1,000
by department nomination
Department of Education Studies
23
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 3.00). Preference will be given to students with financial needs.
2
HK$12,000
by department nomination
Department of Geography
24
Hong Kong Baptist University Geography Alumni Scholarship 浸大地理系畢業同學獎學金
Students with good academic merits in the Department of Geography.
1
HK$5,000
by department nomination
25
Hongkong Electric Scholarships for Energy & Environmental Studies
港燈能源及環境研究獎學金
Local undergraduate or postgraduate students who have achieved outstanding academic results in energy or environmental studies.
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
26
Luk Yin Memorial Scholarship 陸賢紀念獎學金
Outstanding student in Geography major
1
HK$5,000
by department nomination
27
Mrs Leung Tong Pom-Sum Memorial Scholarship
梁唐本琛女士紀念獎學金
Geography undergraduate students with academic merit
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
28
Paul CK Wong Memorial Fund 黃鎮強紀念獎學金
Geography undergraduate student(s) who is/are: (1) Physically challenged and have a good academic record; (2) In the absence of (1), other students with an outstanding academic record or with excellent extra-curricular services to the community.
up to 2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
29
The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Hong Kong Dissertation Scholarship
This competitive award is given to final year undergraduate students to assist with their honours project research.
1
HK$10,000
by department nomination
30
Wong May Wai Esther Scholarship for Outstanding Geography Students
黃美慧女士獎學金
Full-time undergraduate students from the Department of Geography, with GPA of 3.00 or above and  substantial financial needs
6
HK$5,000
open application
Department of History
31
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$6,000
by department nomination
32
Ding Richang Scholarship 
丁日昌獎學金
An outstanding undergraduate student in History who has achieved the highest cGPA after the first semester.
1
HK$5,700
by department nomination
33
Dr. & Mrs. Arthur Lau Scholarship
劉聚富博士伉儷獎學金
3rd year student with the best academic performance in the second year of undergraduate study in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department.
1
HK$6,250
by department nomination
34
Dr. Arthur Lau Award in Gender History
劉聚富博士性別史論文獎
Final year undergraduates who demonstrate excellent knowledge of and insight on gender history, preferably within the pre-modern era. Recipients should have produced outstanding Hons. Projects on gender history and have enrolled in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department.
1
HK$2,000
by department nomination
35
Dr. Tan Siu Lin Scholarship
陳守仁博士獎學金
Newly declared undergraduate students of the History majors in any programme offered by the Department of History who have achieved the best entrance results obtained from their first year of study at HKBU.
5
HK$8,000
by department nomination
36
HKBU Scholarship in Historical Studies
香港浸會大學歷史學獎學金
Fourth year History student who has achieved the best academic results in semester 2 of his or her third year of undergraduate studies. The recipient of this annual scholarship must have enrolled in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department
1
HK$5,100
by department nomination
37
Madam Shao Shu Lung Memorial Scholarship
蕭瑞麟女士紀念獎學金
Student who has achieved the best academic results in his or her first year of undergraduate studies in any one of the programmes offered by the History Department
1
HK$4,200
by department nomination
38
Mr. Liu Chia Chu Memorial Scholarship
劉家駒老師紀念獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest cGPA in the first semester of his/her Year 4 study.
1
HK$5,200
by department nomination
39
Prof. Chow Kai Wing Scholarship
周佳榮老師獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest Semester GPA in the first semester of his/her Year 4.
1
HK$8,000
by department nomination
40
Prof. Lam Kai Yin Scholarship 
林啟彥老師獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest cGPA in the first semester of his/her Year 2 study.
1
HK$7,300
by department nomination
41
Prof. Lee Kam Keung Scholarship 
李金強老師獎學金
Outstanding History student who has achieved the highest cGPA in the first semester of his/her Year 3 study.
1
HK$7,300
by department nomination
Department of Physical Education
42
Athletic Awards
體育獎
students with good athletic performance and satisfactory academic record, as recommended by the Head of Department of Physical Education.
no fixed quota
no fixed amount
by department nomination
43
Dr. Stephen Hui – Physical Education & Recreation Management Scholarship
許士芬博士康體科獎學金
- Two awards to first year students (1 male and 1 female) who achieved the best academic results in semester 1
- One award to a final year student who achieved the highest cGPA upon graduation
- One award to a final year student who produced the best Honour Project
- One award to a local student who attained a cGPA of 3.00 or above from at least 3 semesters with financial needs and good track record of sport related community services
5
HK$10,000
by department nomination
44
Edmond & Tony Yue Sports Scholarship
余氏國賢國樑體育獎學金
Students studying the BA (Hons) in Physical Education and Recreation Management programme with outstanding sport and academic performance.
2
HK$10,000
by department nomination
45
Eric Henry Liddell Memorial Scholarship
李愛銳紀念獎學金
Open for both Associate Degree and Undergraduate students who have excellent achievements in sports and obtained a cGPA above 2.50. Members of the Hong Kong Team will be considered first.
5
HK$12,000 to HK$20,000
open application
46
Ng Ching Fai & Angeline Ng Scholarship
吳清輝郭蜀華獎學金
A student from the Department of Music or the Department of Physical Education annually in alternate. The student should be of good academic standing and has significant accomplishments as well as contributions to the Department and/or the University
1
HK$10,000
by department nomination
47
Waterfall Sports Scholarship
Students studying the BA (Hons) in Physical Education and Recreation Management with excellent internship performance in either local or overseas agencies
 2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
Department of Sociology
48
Dr. William D. Hackett Memorial Prize in Sociology
夏慧欽博士紀念社會學獎
Final year student from BSocSc in Sociology or BSocSc in Sociology and BEd in LST with academic excellence and personal integrity. The student is jointly selected by their fellow classmates and the teaching staff in a Department-wide voting exercise. For details, please click here.
2
HK$3,000
by department nomination
49
Dr. Siu Yat-ming Scholarship
邵一鳴博士獎學金
Year 2 students under the 4-year curriculum, one for SOC [including DD (SOC & EDUC LST)], and one for CS (SOC) with highest cumulative GPA at the end of Year 1.
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination
50
Paul & Martha Hackett Memorial Scholarship
夏保羅先生夫人紀念獎學金
Outstanding Year 3 Sociology student who has achieved good academic performance, served as a positive role model for peers in active learning, and provided dedicated service to the community
1
HK$3,000
by department nomination
Department of Social Work
51
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
at least HK$5,000
by department nomination
52
HSBC Social Work Scholarship Scheme
Full-time local undergraduates in Social Work with good academic performance and are committed to a career as social workers.
10
HK$25,000
by department nomination
53
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
1
HK$5,000
by department nomination
54
Mr. Ho Chi Wong Memorial Scholarship
何智煌先生紀念獎學金
Year 2 or above undergraduate of Social Work with outstanding academic achievements and community services.
1
HK$6,000
by department nomination
55
Paul & Martha Hackett Memorial Scholarship
夏保羅先生夫人紀念獎學金
Outstanding Year 2 or 3 Social Work student who has achieved good academic performance, served as a positive role model for peers in active learning, and provided dedicated service to the community
1
HK$3,000
by department nomination
56
Rev. Lawrence Chu Best Social Work Fieldwork Practice Scholarship
朱亮基牧師優秀社會工作實習獎學金
Local undergraduate students who have good academic and fieldwork performance as well as demonstrate strong passion for and great commitment to social work
2
HK$5,000
by department nomination