Scholarships / Awards for MPhil and PhD Students


The University administers a number of scholarships which are awarded to postgraduate students for outstanding academic achievements. Applications for postgraduate scholarships will be invited from eligible students at various times throughout the year. They include:

  • Doris Zimmern HKU-Cambridge Hughes Hall Scholarships
  • Dr Lo Kwee Seong Education Foundation Travel and Conference Grants
  • HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund
  • Jessie Ho Memorial Postgraduate Fellowship
  • Li Po Chun Postgraduate Scholarships
  • Philip K H Wong Foundation Postgraduate Fellowship
  • Sin Wai-Kin Junior Fellowship
  • Starr Hall Well of Ishmael Scholarships
  • Swire Graduate Studentships
  • Swire Scholarships
  • Swire Travel Grants

Details on the above scholarships can be found at the University Scholarship website (