The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) aims at attracting the best students in the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong’s universities and this Scheme was established by the Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong in 2009.

Applicants should demonstrate/ possess outstanding academic excellence, research ability/ potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities.

The Fellowship provides an annual stipend of HK$322,800 (approximately US$41,400) and a conference and research-related travel allowance of HK$13,500 (approximately US$1,730) per year for each awardee for a period up to three years.

Deadline for initial application – 01st December 2021

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