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A means-tested bursary scheme for new Local Students

Eligibility criteria

Applicant must be

  • A local HK permanent resident;
  • Full-time undergraduate newly admitted to HKU this year; and
  • In receipt of comprehensive social security assistance prior to entry to the University.

Priority goes to those with financial difficulties to cover immediate expenses upon entry to university. Applicants are expected to apply for the Government TSFS to cover the bulk of their university expenses. CEDARS reserves the right to make final decision on eligibility.

Application Procedures

1.  Complete the application form. 

2.  Submit the completed application form together with supporting documents by email 

     to cedarsufa@hku.hk



cedars@hku.hk / 3917 2305


Application Deadline

26 September 2023 (extended)