“Flourish in Harmony” Admission Scholarship

Mrs. Jean Fung has kindly pledged to donate HK$500,000 annually to support scholarship and student activities at Lee Woo Sing College with effect from the academic year 2017/18.  An award of HK$168,400 is designated for this renewable scholarship known as “Flourish in Harmony” Admission Scholarship and in Chinese 方興未艾入學獎學金.  It covers up to four years of annual tuition fee HK$42,100.  Regulations governing the award of the scholarship is detailed below,

Number and Value

One recipient will be awarded every year.  The value of the scholarship is HK$42,100 covering full tuition, renewable up to four years of undergraduate studies.

Selection Criteria

To be eligible for the Scholarship, candidates should:

- Be a local full-time Year 1 female undergraduate student;
- Be major in Faculty of Arts, preferably in History, Chinese Language and Literature, or Philosophy;
- Choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation;
- Have obtained outstanding academic result in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education;
- Demonstrate financial need (The family of the student is receiving the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance; or the student has received any kind of student financial assistance from the Government in the previous academic year, e.g. School Textbook Assistance Scheme, Student Travel Subsidy Scheme, Subsidy Scheme for Internet Access Charges, etc.); and,
- Be aspired to contribute to the community after graduation.

To renew the scholarship in the next academic year, the awardee should:

- Maintain to be major in Faculty of Arts;
- Demonstrate financial needs; and,
- Have attained a Grade Point Average of 3.0 or above in the previous academic year.

Administrative Procedures

- The Scholarship is open for application.  All applications will be sent to the Scholarships and Bursaries Committee of the College for consideration and nomination;
- The nominee should write a passage (no less than 400 words in Chinese or English) to show her aspirations.  The particulars of the nominee and her passage will be sent to the donor for information;
- The awardees may need to meet with the donor to share their learning experiences at CUHK; and,
- The Scholarship will be administered by the College Office of Lee Woo Sing College in accordance with the above regulations.