Departmental Scholarships & Awards

Austin Hughes Holdings Limited Taiwan Exchange Scholarships

With an aim to encourage students from the Department of Chinese and History (CAH) going for exchange studies in the partner universities in Taiwan, Austin Hughes Holdings Limited has kindly agreed to donate a number of scholarships to the University with effect from the 2018/2019 academic year for five consecutive years under the following regulations:

  1. There shall be a maximum of TWO scholarships per annum and the value of each scholarship shall be HK$10,000.
  2. The Scholarships shall be awarded to two full-time local undergraduate students from the BACHIS programme who:
    (i) have completed the Student Exchange Programme in the partner universities in Taiwan in the current academic year;
    (ii) have achieved outstanding academic performance (i.e. CGPA of 3.0 or above); and
    (iii) priority will be given to those who have proven financial needs, or have successfully applied for Government grants and loans.
  3. Scholarship recipients are allowed to receive Student Exchange Fund from the University concurrently for the exchange programme.
  4. Scholarship recipients are required to submit reports on their exchange studies (not less than 800 words each) to CAH upon their return to Hong Kong.

Austin Hughes Holdings Limited Study Abroad Postgraduate Scholarship

With an aim to encourage students from the Department of Chinese and History (CAH) pursuing MPhil/MA programmes in overseas universities, Austin Hughes Holdings Limited has kindly agreed to donate a number of scholarships to the University with effect from the 2018/2019 academic year for four consecutive years under the following regulations:

  1. There shall be a one-off scholarship per annum and the value of the scholarship shall be HK$100,000.
  2. The Scholarship shall be awarded to a full-time local undergraduate student from the BACHIS programme who:
    (i) is a graduating student by the end of the current academic year;
    (ii) has been admitted by overseas universities (excluding mainland China, Taiwan and Macau) to a MPhil/MA programme;
    (iii) priority shall be given to those who will study history in overseas universities; and
    (iv) has achieved consistently outstanding academic performance.
  3. The Department shall set up a panel to interview shortlisted candidates.

CAH Study Abroad Postgraduate Scholarship

With an aim to encourage students from the Department of Chinese and History (CAH) pursuing MPhil/MA programmes in overseas universities, an anonymous donor has kindly agreed to donate a scholarship to the University with effect from the 2018/2019 academic year under the following regulations:

  1. There shall be a one-off scholarship in 2018/19 and the value of the scholarship shall be HK$100,000.
  2. The Scholarship shall be awarded to a full-time local undergraduate student from BACHIN, BACUHM and any stream under BACHIS programme who:
    (i) is a graduating student by the end of the 2018/19 academic year;
    (ii) has been admitted by overseas universities (excluding mainland China, Taiwan and Macau) to a MPhil/MA programme; and
    (iii) has achieved consistently outstanding academic performance.
  3. The Department shall set up a panel to interview shortlisted candidates.

The Final-year Project Award in Chinese History 中國歷史研究論文獎

With the generous funding support of Mr. WONG Kam Chun, the Department of Chinese and History (CAH) and Preserving and Appraising Traditional Cultural Heritage (PATCH) of the University have jointly established the Final-year Project Award in Chinese History. It aims to recognize the undergraduate students for their quality research papers in the field of Chinese History through making good use of the library resources, conducting in-depth literature review, paying a site visit and so on. The Award has been established with effect from the 2017/18 academic year for five consecutive years with the details below:

  1. There shall be one award and the value of the award shall be HK$ 10,000 per annum.
  2. The Award shall be granted to one full-time CAH undergraduate student, who has achieved the most outstanding academic performance (with course grade not less than Grade “A”) in one of the CAH courses1CAH4191 / CAH4514 / CAH4890 Project in the current academic year, subject to the recommendation given by the selection panel of Department. Priority will be given to a student who is capable of making wise use of on-campus resources and ancient books to produce a remarkable research paper/output, especially in the areas of modern history of Sino-foreign relations.

Course Offering Semester(s) in 2018/19

Semester B
CAH4514 Project

Both Semesters A & B
CAH4191 Project
CAH4890 Project

Remark:

  1. CAH students should select the courses based on their Majors/Streams enrolled. In the event that a group project is selected, the award shall be evenly distributed to the group members concerned.


Siku Quanshu Scholarship 《四庫全書》獎學金


In order to encourage students to make good use of the relevant University library resources and electronic databases to conduct in-depth Siku Quanshu research and study, the Department of Chinese and History (CAH) and Preserving and Appraising Traditional Cultural Heritage (PATCH) of the University have jointly established the Siku Quanshu Scholarship, which has been generously funded by SANYUTANG LTD., with effect from the 2017/18 academic year for five consecutive years with the details below:

  1. There shall be one award and the value of the award shall be HK$ 10,000 per annum.
  2. The Scholarship shall be awarded to one full-time undergraduate student who has achieved the most outstanding academic performance (with course grade not less than Grade “A”) in CAH3820 Siku Quanshu in the current academic year, subject to the recommendation given by the selection panel of Department. Priority will be given to a student who is capable of making wise use of Siku Quanshu and relevant electronic resources to accomplish the whole course.

Course Offering Semester in 2018/19

Semester B
CAH3820 Siku Quanshu

 

Enquiry: cah@cityu.edu.hk


Last updated: 07 August 2018