You are here

International Competition & Conference Participation Scheme

To encourage and support PolyU full-time undergraduate students in UGC-funded programmes to participate in international competitions and conferences with the aim of widening their international exposure and learning opportunities.

The Scheme can offer subsidy up to 2/3 of expenses needed (flight, accommodation, participation fees and necessary expenses, e.g. visa and vaccination only).

PolyU students in need may apply for bursaries to cover the remaining 1/3 of expenses.

Application open 1 Oct 2019 1 Jan 2020 1 Apr 2020 1 Jul 2020
Application Deadline 31 Oct 2019 31 Jan 2020 30 Apr 2020 31 Jul 2020
Result announcement Mid-Dec 2019 Mid-Mar 2020 Mid-Jun 2020 Mid-Sep 2020


Please refer to the application guidelines for the details such as eligibility, assessment criteria and application procedure. 

Downloadable resources:

Individual Applicant

(Online Application Form:


Group Application by PolyU Department

(Online Application Form:


For enquiry:

Tel: 2766 5116 

IAO Office location: ST305, Ng Wing Hong Building