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CUHK Announce Global Scholarship Programme for Research Excellence

20 January 2017

CUHK to award funding for PhD students to visit Hong Kong for research collaboarations

The Chinese University of Hong Kong has announced its Global Scholarship Programme for Research Excellence. This programme aims to enhance research excellence at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and allows students to enrich their learning experience and enjoy research collaborations between faculty members at CUHK and their international counterparts.

The programme provides basic funding support to PhD students to undertake short-term research visits to/from one of the following selected institutions, including the member institutions of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) to which CUHK belongs.

The programme aims to support PhD students to undertake short-term research attachments at CUHK.

  • Who? Full-time PhD students from all disciplines in your university are welcome to apply
  • When? The research visit shall last for at least one month and be completed between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018
  • Support? On-campus accommodation on a shared room basis will be provided
  • Application? The programme guidelines and application form are available here*

*Applicants from UoB should particularly note that "special considerations will be given to research that falls within one of the four WUN Global Challenges, i.e. Global Higher Education and Research; Public Health (Non-communicable Disease); Responding to Climate Change; and Understanding Cultures. To learn more about the WUN Global Challenges, please refer to http://www.wun.ac.uk/wun/globalchallenges."

Further information

CUHK website