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POLYU MICRO FUND SCHEME provides a seed fund of HK$120,000 each project, as well as other pre-incubation support, to students/graduates who wish to turn their ‘Do Well Do Good’ entrepreneurial ideas into start-ups.

Disclaimer: The below summary is for QUICK VIEW ONLY. Please refer to Application Handbook in the Download Area for details.

 

WHO ARE ELIGIBLE?

Any team with at least one student/alumni  of  PolyU, HKCC or SPEED as the Principal Applicant

 

WHAT TYPE OF IDEAS?

  • all commercially viable ideas with social/industrial impact are welcome
  • if the company is already registered, it shall be within 24 months upon the application deadline
  • two streams for appropriate assessment:
    1) Business/Social Innovations
    2) Technology Innovations

 

WHAT SUPPORT?

For Finalists:

  • Prototyping support up to HK$5,800 per project
  • Workspace at PolyU InnoHub
  • Cloud service support up to US$9,280 per project

For Awardees:

  • Seed Fund up to HK$120,000
  • Admission to HKSTP Incubation (for Technology Innovations Stream only)
  • Pre-incubation Support including training workshops, business clinic, exhibition sponsorship, media exposure, investment referral, etc.

 

HOW TO APPLY?

PolyU Micro Fund 2019: Apply ONLINE by 13:00, 18 January 2019 (Friday)

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Application Briefing Session I

Took place on 8 Oct 2018

Hong Kong Techathon 2019

Took place on 23-25 Nov 2018

Application Briefing Session II

Took place on 17 Dec 2018

 

DOWNLOAD AREA

PolyU Micro Fund 2019 Leaflet - Click HERE
Application Handbook - Click HERE (including Application Guidelines, Frequently Asked Questions, etc.)
Declaration of Use of PolyU Knowledge Innovations Technologies - Click HERE

 

Enquiry

Tel: +852 3400-2621/2703
Email: micro.fund@polyu.edu.hk

 

 

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