HSBC Overseas Scholarship

  • Bachelor
  • HKD300,000

Since 1997, the Hongkong Bank Foundation contributed in scholarships, bursaries and other development awards to more than 300 students from tertiary institutions in Hong Kong. It covers a wide range of scholarships such as scholarships for local, mainland and international students, for overseas exchange, for students with disabilities etc.


The HSBC Overseas Scholarship is open to HKU non-final year full-time undergraduate students who meet the following requirements: • Hong Kong permanent residents with the right of abode in Hong Kong. • GPA of 3.7 or above / top 3% of class in the first semester of the academic year • Well-rounded, having participated in extra-curricular and community service activities. • No extensive experience of living or studying overseas. • Priority will be given to applicants who are in a financial situation which does not permit overseas study or extensive travel overseas; • Commitment to Hong Kong.

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The Scholarship will cover (1) tuition fee of the overseas institution; (2) a minimum economy return airfare; and (3) reasonable room and board costs, books, a small portion of living expenses and visa application fees; up to a maximum amount of HKD300,000. The final amount of scholarship to be awarded to each scholar shall be subject to approval by HSBC.


Selection by: Open application and interview

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