HKU Academic Exchange Funding Programme

OUTGOING VISIT TO MAINLAND CHINA & TAIWAN

This programme is intended for full-time members of academic staff of the University making short trips to universities or comparable institutions in Mainland China or Taiwan for academic purposes such as giving lectures or undertaking research. This grant will not be made for the purpose of attending conference.

Application

Completed application forms should be submitted to China Affairs Office (9/F, Knowles Building) before deadlines listed below.

Application form for HKU academic staff to visit Universities in Mainland China

Application form for HKU academic staff to visit Universities in Taiwan

Duration

Not more than 14 days normally

Application timeline

Applications will be reviewed every three months, with the following cut-off dates for different batches of applications:
March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1 each year

*Special Notice: As advised by the Task Force on Infectious Diseases on March 14, 2020, members of the University are not encouraged to travel before the virus situation improves. In this connection, applications for June 2020 batch will be suspended until further notice.

Enquiries

Tel: (852) 2219 4092
Email: tragrant@hku.hk