(Revised as of September 26, 2016)

International Enrichment Grant

Background of International Enrichment Grant:

Through International Enrichment Grant (hereunder, the Grant) , regardless the CGA figure, the School provides financial support for undergraduates’ participation in overseas, including Mainland China and Taiwan, for competitions, conferences, community projects, business-related enrichment programs, exchange-out and Internship programs. It aims at widening undergraduates’ international perspective, sharpening their analytical skills and helping them put theories into practice.


Eligibility for the Grant:

Interested applicants should note the following selection criteria:

1. Undergraduates who are pursuing a degree program offered by the SBM and Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management (T&M-DDP) offered by the Interdisciplinary Programs Office (IPO) are eligible.

2. No Cumulative Grade Average (CGA) requirement for the Grant.

3. Students are eligible to apply for the Grant as many times as they want, the Grant cap is HK$10,000/student within their entire undergraduate studies at SBM.

4. In making the selection of students, the Committee shall take into consideration students’ financial needs, e.g. grant and loan offered under the Tertiary Student Finance Scheme (TSFS) or loan offered under the Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (NLSFT), and experience of international exposure, etc. Students with genuine financial needs will have higher priority to be granted with the Grant.

5. The Grants are subject to the School’s confirmation of available funding. The committee reserves the right for the final decision of the selection results.


Application Timeline & Procedures for the Grant:

Applicants must submit the completed application form for their oversea programs according to the below application timeline:

 

2016/17 Academic Year

Program:

Fall/Spring/Summer:

Application Deadline:

Exchange-out

Fall Term

30 September 2016

 

Spring Term

30 October 2016

Internship

Fall/Winter/Spring Internship

10 December 2016

 

Summer Internship

30 April 2017

Others

All-year-round

21 working days before the departure date of the relevant program

 

2017/18 Academic Year

Program:

Fall/Spring/Summer:

Application Deadline:

Exchange-out

Fall Term

30 March 2017

 

Spring Term

30 October 2017

Internship

Fall/Winter/Spring Internship

10 December 2017

 

Summer Internship

30 April 2018

Others

All-year-round

21 working days before the departure date of the relevant program

 

Before submitting the application, applicants should send relevant program materials to SBM via email to bmfunds@ust.hk for the prior endorsement.

Upon receiving prior endorsement by email from SBM, applicants should send the completed application form either via email to bmfunds@ust.hk or in person to Undergraduate Student Development & Career Services Team, HKUST School of Business and Management (Room 1307, LSK Business Building) on or before the application deadline. All applications will be handled after the deadline and the result will be announced within 45 working days after the deadline.

 

Download Area:

Application form

Application & Reimbursement Guidelines

Reimbursement Request Form

Self-reflective Report Consent Form

Inquiry:

Undergraduate Student Development & Career Services Team

Room 1037, 1/F Lee Shau Kee Business Building, School of Business and Management

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel: (852) 2358 8488   Fax: (852) 2358 3805   Email: bmfunds@ust.hk