Ti Hua KOO and Dorothy VEE KOO Traditional Arts & Culture Admission Scholarship

Ti Hua KOO and Dorothy VEE KOO Traditional Arts & Culture Admission Scholarship

About Ti Hua KOO and Dorothy VEE KOO Traditional Arts & Culture Admission Scholarship

Dr. Ti-Hua KOO and Mrs. Dorothy KOO has set up admission scholarship to award local undergraduates who has demonstrated excellence in traditional arts and culture upon admission. There will be two non-renewable scholarships, covering the first year half tuition fee (HK$21,050 as of 2019/20) to be awarded each year from 2019/20-2023/24, for consecutive five years.

Eligibility

To be eligible for the Scholarship, candidates should:

  • Be a local full-time Year 1 undergraduate student;
  • Commit to be affiliated to Lee Woo Sing College and choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation;
  • Have good academic results at entrance such as Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education or any other public examinations accepted by Office of Admissions and Financial Aid of The Chinese University of Hong Kong; and
  • Demonstrated outstanding performance or made contribution to the promotion of traditional arts & culture (preference will be given to Chinese operatic arts).

Points to Note

  • The Scholarship is open for application or the College may nominate suitable candidates based on the above selection criteria;
  • All applications and nominations will be sent to the Scholarships and Bursaries Committee of the College for consideration;
  • The recipients have to help promotion and organization of College activities on Chinese culture, such as Kunqu and Peking Opera;
  • The scholarship recipients may be required to meet with the donor to share their learning experiences at CUHK;
  • The scholarship recipients must attend the scholarship presentation ceremony or else the scholarship will be given to the first alternate.

Application

Application will be accepted in late August to September each year. For inquiries, please contact College Office (email: wscollege@cuhk.edu.hk)