Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme 2023/24 by the HKSAR Government

The Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme launched by the HKSAR Government is now available for local students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies in world renowned universities outside Hong Kong.


Please kindly note the following details:


To be eligible for the scheme, applicants are required to meet the following two criteria:
(a)    have right of abode or right to land, or have entered Hong Kong on One-way Permits: and 
(b)    have resided in Hong Kong continuously for three complete years immediate prior to the commencement of the academic programme outside Hong Kong


Each awardee will receive a non-means-tested scholarship of up to HK$300,000 and financially needy students may apply for a means-tested bursary of up to HK$200,000 per annum. Once awarded, a scholarship will last for the normal duration of the concerned programme in respect of undergraduate studies and last for the minimum years reward to complete the programme in respect of doctoral degree programmes and up to two years in respect of other postgraduate studies.


All applications should be submitted online on or before 6:00pm, 30 December 2022 (Friday). For more details about the HKSES, please visit the HKSES website at https://hkses.edb.gov.hk/en/index.html.


Enquiries should be directed to 3509 7395 or hkses@edb.gov.hk.


Application Deadline: 6:00pm, 30 December 2022(Friday)