Teaching & Learning

Student Exchange Programme Scholarship 2017-18

We are pleased to let you know that the following scholarship is available for Arts students who will study abroad in the academic year 2017-18.

Run Run Shaw Scholarship
The Run Run Shaw Scholarship was set up in memory of the late Dr the Honourable Run Run Shaw and in recognition of the generous support from the Shaw Foundation.


Non-final year BA students who will be participating in a full-year exchange programme under the HKU Worldwide Exchange Programme or Faculty of Arts Exchange Programme.

Selection Criteria:

The Scholarships shall be awarded based primarily on academic merit (CGPA3.2 or above) and secondly on financial need, in particular to support students who are academically qualified to go on exchange but would not be able to take up the opportunity because of financial reasons. Provided students are equally academically qualified, preference shall be given to those who are in financial need. 

Scholarship Amount:

The Scholarship cannot be held concurrently with other enrichment scholarships administered under the HKU Worldwide Exchange Programme.

Further information or enquiries: Please contact the Faculty Office by email: arts@hku.hk or tel: 3917 8977.

April 17, 2017