The Scholarship is jointly sponsored and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) and HSBC, and organised by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG). 25 exceptional undergraduates from diverse backgrounds, such as medicine, physiotherapy, mechanical engineering, public health, speech and hearing sciences and other science-related areas of study, were selected from a pool of 163 candidates. All these outstanding awardees have gone through a highly competitive selection process and demonstrated excellence in their academic studies and possess a passion in I&T. The 25 awardees, from The University of Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong […]
Innovation and Technology Scholarship 2020 is now open for applications! The eligible undergraduates who are interested in the Scholarship should fill in the online Application Form from the respective link below. Please contact your university’s student affairs office (or equivalent) for the submission deadline. Shortlisted nominees will be invited to attend an interview by the Awardee Selection Committee. Details will be sent to the nominees through respective universities. Please contact the Scholarship Secretariat if you have any questions.
The Innovation and Technology Scholarship Award Presentation Ceremony for 2019 was held today at the Central Government Offices. The Chief Executive, Mrs Carrie LAM, presented certificates to 25 outstanding innovation and technology undergraduates of local universities. This prestigious Scholarship is jointly supported and sponsored by the Innovation and Technology Commission, and The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC), organised by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG). Other guests attending the ceremony were the Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Mr Nicholas W YANG; the Permanent Secretary for Innovation and Technology, Mr CHEUK Wing-hing; the Commissioner for Innovation and […]
The Award Presentation Ceremony of Innovation and Technology Scholarship 2019 will be held in the afternoon of April 1, 2019 at 4 pm in the Conference Hall, 2/F of the Central Government Offices, to recognize the outstanding achievement of the awardees in the field of Innovation and Technology. Within the coming year, they will be supported by maximum HK$150,000 to attach in the world’s top institutes in overseas or Mainland China, and with a chance to experience living in an academic environment outside Hong Kong. Each awardee will be matched with a well-known scholar as a mentee receiving […]
Jacqueline Fung, a 2018 scholarship winner, recently completed her overseas attachment at research hospital associated with the University of Montreal in Canada. Fung is currently taking a gap year from her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Global Physician – Leadership Programme) at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). Last December, She has attended a conference at Vietnam for The 4th Pan Asian Biomedical Science Conference hosted by The University of DaNang. In Montreal, Jacqueline worked in cancer research using cold plasma. She worked together with biomedical engineers, which was a new experience for her. The […]