Dean’s Scholarship for Excellence
This scholarship (full or half of the tuition fees) targets to award candidates with outstanding academic performance in their undergraduate studies and/or distinguished non-academic achievements. The Dean's Scholarship for Excellence also includes scholarships specifically for students applying from developing economies.
Recipients are expected to have obtained substantial industry experience and demonstrate strong potential in future leadership; and/or potential contributions to the tourism and hospitality industry development in developing economies.
The scholarship can be renewed in the second year of the study and the following are the criteria for the renewal:
- Scholarship recipient is required to obtain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above and the continued study of the MSc programme in PolyU; and
- Scholarship recipient must take the subject - “Research Project” during his/her study of the programme.
Candidates should complete the application form and return it to the School before 30 April 2024.
The MSc Service Scholarship is offered to the SHTM's enrolled MSc students. The value of the scholarship is up to HKD20,000, and awardees are expected to carry out up to 200 hours of service to the School in the areas of school activities, administration, research, or designated office duties. Students will be informed of the application procedure when they are successfully admitted to the programme concerned.
Other forms of financial support and assistance are also available, including:
Financial Support for Conference Attendance
The School will provide financial support for MSc students to attend international conferences and present their research findings. The maximum financial support will not exceed the HKD10,000.
Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (NLS)
The NLS offers interest-bearing loans to local full-time and part-time students to cover tuition fees. These loans are not means-tested, which means that there is no assessment of family income and assets. Both government-funded and self-financed students can apply before the deadline set by the government. For more information on loans, please visit the Student Finance Office of the Hong Kong SAR government.
All information provided here is for reference only. The SHTM reserves the ultimate right on the use of the informational content listed herein and any changes/revisions made thereof. The SHTM reserves the right to change or withdraw the Scholarship and Financial Support for Conference Attendance at any time. In the case of any dispute or disagreement, the SHTM's decision is final.
The information presented on this page is subject to change without prior notice and does not form part of any contract between the University and any person. Applicants should visit this site frequently to obtain the latest information on scholarship opportunities.