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Scholarships / Awards for Undergraduate Students of the School of Communication

No.

Name

Descriptions/ Eligibility

No. of Recipients

Amount per Recipient

Application Method

1

China Review News Agency Scholarship
中國評論通訊社獎學金

Full-time Year 3 students with outstanding academic achievements, leadership abilities, extensive general knowledge, high civic mindedness, excellent communication skills, and have an outstanding record in extra-curricular activities and/or community and voluntary services

4

HK$10,000

by department nomination

2

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 to 12

HK$20,000

apply via the School 

3

Communication Scholarship Scheme

Full time Year 2 Communication undergraduate students with good academic performance. Selection is based on the cGPA at the end of the 2nd semester. Priority would be given to awardee(s) who does not concurrently hold other academic scholarship(s), but excluding those scholarships supporting the awardees to attend exchange programme or scholarships recognizing the awardees’ specific contribution or achievements, during their studies at HKBU.

9

HK$15,000

by department nomination

4

Dean’s Award

Full-time Year 2 or above Communication student with outstanding academic achievements, leadership abilities, extensive general knowledge, excellent communication skills, and have an outstanding record in extra-curricular activities and/or community and voluntary services.

1

HK$20,000

by department nomination

5

Hereford Early Morning Scholarship for Outstanding Works
禧福道清晨獎學金

Full-time year 1 to year 3 undergraduate students with a minimum cGPA of 2.70.

3

HK$5,000

by department nomination

6

Intellectual Scholarship for Outstanding Performance
格致獎學金

Outstanding full-time COMD students in year-three with a minimum cGPA of 2.70 with contributions to the community, in terms of social responsibility, preferably built on the skills they acquired from classrooms.

1

HK$8,000

by department nomination

7

Kan Hing Communication Scholarship
勤興傳理獎學金

Outstanding final year Communication students (at least one student will be from the Film & Media Arts concentration) with outstanding academic performance in the last semester of their final year of study.

3

HK$10,000

by department nomination

8

Lion Rock Scholarship Honoring Excellent Work
獅子山下獎學金

Communication Undergraduate students who are permanent residents of Hong Kong, aspire to join the media profession after graduation, and produced outstanding and creative works.

3

HK$20,000

apply via the School 

9 Mrs. Lam Or Suk King Memorial Scholarship
林柯淑琼紀念獎學金
Full-time year 2 to year 4 undergraduate students who have achieved outstanding academic performance with a cGPA of 3.00 or above and have financial needs. 2 HK$5,000 by department nomination

10

School of Communication Alumni Scholarship
傳理學院校友獎學金

Full-time year 3 and/or year 4 undergraduate students with a mininum cGPA of 3.50.

3

HK$10,300

by department nomination

11

School of Communication Minor Programme Award

Full-time undergraduate students of the School of Communication (including both first-year intake and third-year intake) who have achieved a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 for the five courses of their minor programme.

10

HK$5,000

by department nomination

12

Timothy Yu Communication Scholarship
余也魯傳理獎學金

Outstanding second-year or above current full-time undergraduate Communication student with a minimum cGPA of 3.00 or above, who also has good leadership abilities, extensive general knowledge, excellent communication skills, and has an outstanding record in extra-curricular activities and/or community and voluntary services.

1

HK$30,000

by department nomination

13

The Hong Kong Institute of Financial Analysts & Professional Commentators Foundation Scholarship
香港股票分析師協會慈善基金獎學金

Outstanding local second-year or above full-time undergraduate students who participate in an internship programme in Mainland China, possess a cGPA of 3.00 or above in their previous academic year, have intellectual qualities and leadership abilities.

2

HK$10,000

by department nomination

14

World Communications Year Scholarship
世界通訊年獎學金

Student with good academic achievements in Communication

1

HK$4,800

by department nomination

Academy of Film

15 Chiu Siu Yin Lovinia Scholarship
趙小燕獎學金

One award for a year 4 student pursuing Film & Television concentration or Film concentration with outstanding academic and Honours Project performance; and one award for a year 4 student pursuing Animation & Media Arts concentration or Media Arts concentration with outstanding academic performance.

2 HK$50,000 by department nomination

16

CTV Subject Prizes

Students with the highest subject grades and good learning attitude. For details, please click here.

10

HK$500

by department nomination

17

DC Foundation Scholarship 
滙溋基金獎學金

Year 3 or 4 UGC-funded undergraduate students and Year 2 students of the Higher Diploma programmes  who demonstrate excellence in their academic performance.

2

HK$10,000

by department nomination

18

Dr. Ng Ho Script Writing Scholarship

Final year students of the Academy of Film with outstanding performance in Script Writing Graduation Project.

1

HK$5,000

by department nomination

19

Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation Scholarship
成龍慈善基金獎學金

UGC-funded undergraduate students with good academic achievements.

10

HK$9,000

by department nomination

20

Lin Nien Tung Scholarship for Film Studies

林年同電影獎學金
Full-time year 2 to year 4 undergraduate student in the Bachelor of Communication (Hons) – Film Major (Film and Television Concentration) who has a cGPA 3.00 or above. 1 HK$5,000 by department nomination

21

The Professor Kelly Kao Memorial Scholarship 
高美連教授紀念獎學金

Outstanding full-time undergraduate students majoring in Media Arts who must participate in the Final Year Honours Project specifically designed for graduation.

2

HK$5,000

by department nomination

22

TVB Scholarship
電視廣播有限公司獎學金

UGC-funded undergraduate students with good academic achievement.

2

HK$7,500

by department nomination

23

UA Cinema Foundation Scholarship
娛藝慈善基金獎學金

Second-year or above UGC-funded undergraduate students who possess a cGPA of 3.00 or above in their previous academic year. 

4

HK$5,000

by department nomination

Department of Communication Studies

24

Asia One Scholarships
宏亞獎學金

For 3 outstanding students from ORGC and PRA.

3

HK$20,000

by department nomination

25 COMS Outstanding Citizenship Award Year 3 or Year 4 COMS student with a cGPA of 2.50 or above and demonstrated outstanding records of participation in Department-supported activities/events in the previous academic year. 6 (2 for each concentration) HK$5,000 Open application in September-October
26 COMS Outstanding Leadership Award

All current executive members of The Young Agency (TYA) are eligible for the nomination. Awards shall be given to nominees who:
(a) have attained a cGPA of 2.80 or above at the time of application;
(b) have attained outstanding evaluation from respective TYA executive board through internal rating (Rating system is included in the appendix);
(c) have been recommended or endorsed by student advisors, programme directors, and/or internal selection panel.

3 HK$10,000 by department nomination in March

27

Hung Heung Lam Memorial Scholarship
孔香林紀念獎學金

Year 2 or above students with outstanding academic performance and active participation in community services

3

HK$8,000

by department nomination

28

POAD Scholarships

Year 2 or above outstanding Communication students studying in PRA programmes

1

HK$5,000

by department nomination

Department of Journalism

29

HKBU Journalism Alumni Scholarship for Outstanding Works
香港浸會大學新聞系校友優秀作品獎學金

Journalism students who are Year 2, Year 3 and Year 4 undergraduates (4-year cohort) with cGPA 2.7 or above and produced outstanding and creative works.

6

HK$2,500 to HK$5,000

by department nomination

30

Journalism Scholarship
新聞系獎學金

Journalism students with outstanding academic performance (GPA over 3.00). Recipients should not receive other scholarships concurrently.

7

HK$10,000

by department nomination

31

Mr. Peter Pun Chiu Yin Journalism Scholarship
潘朝彥先生新聞獎學金

Year 2 students in Journalism who have completed their Year 1 studies with excellent achievements

2

HK$20,000 to HK$25,000

by department nomination

32

PCCW – HKT Scholarships 電訊盈科 – 香港電訊獎學金

Student majoring in Journalism with outstanding academic performance.

2

HK$10,000

by department nomination