Hong Kong PhD Scholarships 2018 (Fully Funded)
The Hong Kong Government is inviting all the qualified international students to apply for the government funded PhD scholarships in Hong Kong. With this scholarship, you will be able to study in any of the eight universities in Hong Kong fully funded. The eligible universities are City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Baptist University, Lingnan University, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, The Education University of Hong Kong, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and The University of Hong Kong.
The specific organization that is offering the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship is Research Grant Council of Hong Kong which established this fellowship in 2009. This fellowship aims to attract the best minds globally to Hong Kong.
- Fully Funded
- Annual Stipend of approximately $30,000
- Travel Allowance
Number of Recipients
More than 230 PhD Recipients
- Academic Excellence
- Research Ability and Potential
- Communication and Interpersonal Skills
- Leadership Abilities
How to Apply
- Submit initial application to Research Grants Council.
- Submit full applications to eligible universities.
The application forms can be found in the official scholarship website. For detailed application procedures, visit Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Application Procedures Page.
Frequently Asked Questions
There are many questions that students frequently asked about this fellowship. To help with many students’ questions, the official scholarship website has compiled a list of frequently asked questions. If you have any further questions about this fellowship other than the ones listed, you can contact them by email. To view the list of frequently asked questions and the contact email address, visit Hong Kong PhD FAQ page.
More Government Scholarships and Chinese Scholarships
There are governments that offer fully funded scholarships to international students. To access these scholarships, visit the Government Scholarship Category.
There are many universities in China that offer fully funded scholarships to international students, to access these scholarships, visit the Chinese Scholarship Category.