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Hong Kong Aviation Scholarship Scheme (HKASS) 2021/22 – Open for Application

Hong Kong Aviation Scholarship Scheme 2021/22 is a scholarship scheme to be awarded by the Government of the HKSAR under the Maritime and Aviation Training Fund (MATF) is now open for application.

Objective

To encourage continuous professional enhancement for the aviation sector in Hong Kong.

Eligibility

The nominees should –

  1. have either right of abode, right to land or have entered Hong Kong on One-way Permits.  Students entering on Student or Dependent Visa will not be eligible;

  2. be registered to 2021 intake full-time students of the eligible programmes;

  3. undertake to work in the aviation sector in Hong Kong for a period of not less than twelve consecutive calendar months, within three calendar months upon successful completion of the eligible programme; and

  4. complete the eligible programme. Applicants may be required to fulfill other requirement(s) prescribed by the PolyU as it thinks fit under the HKASS.

 

Amount of Scholarship

Full scholarships will be awarded to the selected students to complete their aviation-related degree or higher degree programmes. The exact scholarship amount to be offered is subject to the tuition fees of the relevant programmes, capped at about HK$100,000 each.

Assessment and Announcement of Results

PolyU nominees may be invited to attend a selection interview conducted by HKASS assessment panel tentatively to be held on 14 January 2022 (Friday). The assessment will be based on merits. The results of HKASS will depend on individual candidate’s performance and be announced by around March/April 2022.

Application

If you wish to apply for the above scholarship, please submit the followings to brooky.chan@polyu.edu.hk by 12:00 noon, 30 November 2021 (Tuesday):

  1. completed Part (A) of the Application Form;
  2. the Deed of Undertaking; and

the academic results for previous studies and other supporting documents as required.

Please find the details at HERE.

You may also visit the Transport and Housing Bureau website of Hong Kong Aviation Scholarship Scheme for more details.