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HKSOA Student Exchange Scholarship 2019/20 – Open for Application

HKSOA Student Exchange Scholarship 2019/20 is now open for application.

Value of Award:
The value of award depends on the destinations which are listed below:


Value of Scholarship
for one semester (HKD)

Chinese Mainland, Taiwan and Macau


Other Asian destinations


Non-Asian destinations



  • Outbound exchange students enrolled on BBA (Hons) in International Shipping and Transport Logistics offered by the Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies (LMS).
  • Higher priority will be given to the LMS students who study in some maritime related programmes, or who take maritime related subjects in the collaborating universities in the Chinese Mainland or overseas in Semester 1 or 2 of 2019/20.
  • The outbound exchange recipients of the scholarships are not allowed to hold other exchange scholarship(s) concurrently. However, they are allowed to receive subsidies from PolyU which cover part of the expenses of the exchange programme.

Selection Criteria:

  • The scholarships are awarded to students who have strong interest in maritime studies and developing career in shipping and maritime fields.
  • The scholarships are awarded to students on the basis of applicants’ academic merit, extent of participation in extra-curricular activities, community services and interview performance (if any).
  • The applications will be forwarded to the Donor for final selection.

Details please refer to the flyer. To apply, please submit the application form to LMS General Office (M628) on or before 5 July 2019 (Friday).