PhD Fellowship for international students in the field of Humanities & Social Sciences, Health Sciences, Sciences & Engineering at Hong Kong’s institutions, 2013/14 Hong Kong
Study Subjects: Humanities & Social Sciences; Health Sciences; Sciences & Engineering
Course Level: PhD
Scholarship Provider: Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong
Scholarship can be taken at: Hong Kong
Eligibility: Candidates who are seeking admission as new full time PhD students in the following eight institutions, irrespective of their country of origin, prior work experience, and ethnic background, should be eligible to apply. City University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Baptist University Lingnan University The Chinese University of Hong Kong The Hong Kong Institute of Education The Hong Kong Polytechnic University The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology The University of Hong Kong Applicants should demonstrate outstanding qualities of academic performance, research ability / potential, communication and interpersonal skills, and leadership abilities.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Description: The Fellowship provides a monthly stipend of HK$20,000 (approximately US$2,600) and a conference and research related travel allowance of HK$10,000 (approximately US$1,300) per year to each awardee for a period of three years. About 135 PhD Fellowships will be awarded in each academic year. For awardees who need more than three years to complete their PhD studies, additional support may be provided by the chosen institutions. For details, please contact the institutions concerned directly.
Deadline: 1 December, 2012
Further Scholarship Information and Application: http://cerg1.ugc.edu.hk/hkpfs/Leaflet2013-14HKPFS.pdf