Skip to main content


List of Funding Grants / Schemes

Equipment Matching Fund (AY2023/24)

HKBU Visiting Fellowship Scheme (VFS)

Initiation Grant for Faculty Niche Research Areas (IG-FNRA) (AY2023/24)

International Activities Programme (AY2023/24)

Key Research Partnership Scheme (KRPS)

Library Digital Scholarship Grant

Matching Scheme for Appointment of Research Assistant Professors (RAPs) - Faculty's Niche Research Areas

Seed Funding for Collaborative Research Grants (SFCRG)

Special Round of Start-up Grant (SRSG) 2023/24

Start-up Grant (SG)

Travelling Support Matching Scheme For Academics (AY2023/24)

Undergraduate Research Programme (AY2023/24)

Croucher Advanced Study Institutes (ASI)

Croucher Foundation - CAS-Croucher Funding Scheme for Joint Laboratories

Croucher Foundation - Sponsorship of Conferences, Workshops and Symposia

Croucher Innovation Awards

Croucher Senior Research Fellowships

Croucher Summer Courses

A Croucher Summer Course is a residential course held over a period of approximately five days, which sets out to educate and inspire a small group of (approximately 25-30) very promising postgraduate students and early career researchers from Hong Kong and the wider region. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from world-renowned scientists, network with peers, participate in engaging and interactive discussions and, depending on the subject of the course, gain practical experience in the laboratory.

Environmental Research, Technology Demonstration and Conference (RTDC) Projects Funding Scheme

Health and Medical Research Fund (HMRF) - Research Fellowship Scheme

General Support Programme (GSP)

Guangdong-HK Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme (TCFS)

Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI)

Innovation and Technology Fund for Better Living (FBL)

Innovation and Technology Support Programme (ITSP) (Platform & Seed)

ITSP (Platform & Seed) aims to support applied research and development (R&D) projects undertaken by R&D Centres or designated local public research institutes with a view to transferring the R&D results to local industries.

Innovation and Technology Support Programme (Mid-stream, theme-based) (ITSP-MSTB)

Launched in February 2022, ITSP (Mid-stream, theme-based) aims to encourage universities funded by the University Grants Committee (UGC) to collaborate with leading research institutes worldwide to conduct more theme-based inter-disciplinary and translational research and development (R&D) work in focused technology areas.

Logistics and Supply Chain MultiTech (LSCM) R&D Centre - Research and Development Projects

Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Funding Scheme (MHKJFS)

Nano & Advanced Materials Institute (NAMI)

Partnership Research Programme (PRP)

Patent Application Grant

Public Sector Trial Scheme

Public Sector Trial Scheme for the Prevention and Control of COVID-19 in Hong Kong

Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme (CRS)

Research Talent Hub (RTH)

The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA)

Public Policy Research Funding Scheme (PPRFS)

Strategic Public Policy Research Funding Scheme (SPPRFS)

ANR/RGC Joint Research Scheme 2024/25

Areas of Excellence Scheme (AoE)

Collaborative Research Fund (CRF) - Collaborative Research Equipment Grant (CREG) and Collaborative Research Project Grant (CRPG)

Collaborative Research Fund (CRF) - Young Collaborative Research Grant (YCRG)

European Union (EU) - Hong Kong (HK) Research Cooperation Co-funding Mechanism by the RGC

Fulbright-RGC Hong Kong Research Scholar Awards

Fulbright-RGC Hong Kong Senior Research Scholar Award Program

General Research Fund (GRF) and Early Career Scheme (ECS)

Germany/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme

Healthy Longevity Catalyst Awards (Hong Kong) 2024

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship Scheme (HSSPFS)

NSFC/RGC Collaborative Research Scheme (CRS) 2024/25

NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme (JRS) 2024/25

Postgraduate Students Conference / Seminar Grants

PROCORE- France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme

Research Fellow Scheme (RFS) and Senior Research Fellow Scheme (SRFS)

Research Matching Grant Scheme (RMGS) - Eighteenth Processing Cycle

RGC Joint Laboratory Funding Scheme

RGC Postdoctoral Fellowship Scheme (PDFS)

Strategic Topics Grant (STG)

Theme-based Research Scheme (TRS)

Research Impact Fund (RIF)

BOCHK Science and Technology Innovation Prize

Chinese Medicine Development Fund (CMDF)

Green Tech Fund (GTF)

Jockey Club Global STEM Post-doctoral Fellowship for Translational Research and Application

Lantau Conservation Fund - Conservation and Related Projects

MTR Research Funding (MRF) 2024

Smart Traffic Fund (STF)

Standing Committee on Language Education and Research (SCOLAR) Research and Development Projects

Call for Registration - RAE 2020 Open Forum on Assessment Criteria

RGC Visit Panel on Completed Projects(27 February - 9 March 2018)

GDSTC - Shenzhen Joint Fund Project of the Guangdong Basic and Applied Basic Research Foundation 粵深聯合基金

GDSTC Joint Fund Project of the Guangdong Basic and Applied Basic Research Foundation 廣東省基礎與應用基礎研究基金聯合基金

Guangdong Provincial Department of Science and Technology (GDSTC) - Guangdong Basic and Applied Basic Research Fund - General Program and Youth Scholar Enhancement Program

Hong Kong Scholars Program

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Basic Science Center Project (基礎科學中心項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Distinguished Young Scientists National Fund (國家傑出青年科學基金項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Excellent Young Scientists Fund (Hong Kong and Macau) [優秀青年科學基金項目 (港澳) ]

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - General Project (面上項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Innovative Research Group Project (創新研究群體項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - International (Regional) Cooperation Research and Exchange Programme [國際(地區)合作研究與交流項目]

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Joint Fund Project (聯合基金項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Key Project (重點項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Mathematics Tianyuan Foundation Programme (數學天元基金項目)

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) - Young Scientists Fund (青年科學基金項目)

Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission (SZSTI) - Shenzhen-Hong Kong-Macau Science and Technology Plan Project (Category C)

China Postdoctoral Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition 全國博士後創新創業大賽

National Innovation Award

National Social Science Fund of China (NSSFC)

World Laureates Association Prize 世界頂尖科學家協會獎

Wu Jieping-Paul Janssen Medical and Pharmaceutical Award 吳階平—保羅·楊森醫學藥學獎