Admission Scholarships

The College provides a full range of scholarships and bursaries to award students with outstanding performance (there are special scholarships for students studying in Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Arts, Department of Chinese Language and Literature, Department of Translation and The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care) and support students with financial difficulties.

List of Academic Admission Scholarships

The LEE’s family from Dr. LEE Woo Sing, College Patron of our College, generously donated HK$200,000 to the College for the establishment of admission scholarships and non-admission scholarships with effect from the academic year 2017/18.  HK$50,000 from the new donation is allocated for the establishment of Victoria Lee Admission Scholarship to support newly admitted local students. Regulations governing the award of the scholarships are detailed below,

Number and Value

Each recipient will be awarded HK$10,000.  There will be 5 awards of scholarships with total amount of HK$50,000 each year.

Selection Criteria

To be eligible for the Scholarship, candidates should:

  • Choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation;
  • Have excellent academic results in secondary school and 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,
  • Have outstanding performance in music, green education and social services and other talents with good track record

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 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.

List of Non-academic Admission Scholarships

Dr. Ti-Hua KOO and Mrs. Dorothy KOO has set up admission scholarship to award local undergraduates. Regulations governing the award of the scholarship are detailed below:


Name of the Award
The Scholarship will be named “Ti Hua KOO and Dorothy VEE KOO Admission Scholarship for local students” and in Chinese「顧鐵華費肇芬伉儷本地生入學獎學金 」

Number and Value:
There will be 12 non-renewable scholarships of which 6 awards of full-tuition (HK$42,100) and 6 awards of half-tuition (HK$21,050) to be awarded per annum. The total amount is HK$378,900 per annum.

Selection Criteria:
To be eligible for the Scholarship, candidates should
  • Be full-time Year 1 local undergraduates.
  • Choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation,
  • Have serving community mindset and some record of community service experience,
  • Have acceptable academic result at entrance such as 25 marks or above in the best 5 subjects at Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education or 34 marks or above in International Baccalaureate, and
  • Come from financially disadvantaged background
Administrative Procedures
  • 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 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 unless under some unforeseeable or uncontrollable circumstances approved by the College, or else the scholarship will be given to the first alternate; and
  • The Scholarship will be administered by the College Office of Lee Woo Sing College in accordance with the above regulations.
Dr. Ti-Hua KOO and Mrs. Dorothy KOO has set up admission scholarship to award non-local undergraduates who are admitted from Mainland China, Taiwan and Macau. Regulations governing the award of the scholarship are detailed below:

Name of the Award
The Scholarship will be named “Ti Hua KOO and Dorothy VEE KOO Admission Scholarship for students from Mainland China, Taiwan and Macau” and in Chinese「顧鐵華費肇芬伉儷入學獎學金 – 中國大陸、台灣及澳門地區的新生」

Number and Value:
There will be five non-renewable scholarships of HK$40,000 each to be awarded per annum. The total amount is HK$200,000 per annum.

Selection Criteria:
To be eligible for the Scholarship, candidates should
  • Be a full-time Year 1 non-local undergraduate from Mainland China, Taiwan and Macau.
  • Commit to be affiliated to Lee Woo Sing College and choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation,
  • Have serving community mindset and some community service experience.
  • Have an acceptable academic result,
  • Come from financially disadvantaged background
Administrative Procedures
  • Candidates are nominated by Office of Admissions and Financial Aid (OAFA)
  • All nominations will be sent to the Scholarships and Bursaries Committee of the College for consideration;
  • 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 unless under some unforeseeable or uncontrollable circumstances approved by the College, or else the scholarship will be given to the first alternate; and
  • The Scholarship will be administered by the College Office of Lee Woo Sing College in accordance with the above regulations.

This award was donated by ECA Education with effect from academic year 2019-2020. It aims to give recognition to student athletes who have demonstrated outstanding achievements in sports and to provide financial support to their studies at the University whilst excelling in their specialized sports.

 

Regulations governing the award of the scholarship are detailed below:

 

Name of the Award

The Award will be named “ECA Education Outstanding Athlete Admission Scholarship”and in Chinese 「ECA Education傑出運動員入學獎學金」.

 

Number and Value of Scholarship

There will be 2 awards of HK$12,500 each.

 

Selection Criteria

To be eligible for the scholarship, candidates should

  • Be a local full-time Year 1 undergraduate student;

  • Choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation;

  • Have obtained outstanding achievements in territory-wide level or international sport events

  • Have sport talent that can contribute to the College sport team or sport activities

     

Administrative Procedures

  • The Award 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 and nomination;

  • The award recipients must attend award presentation ceremony or they will lose the eligibility for the award;

  • The award recipients may be required to meet with the donor to share their learning experiences at CUHK; and,

  • The Award will be administered by the College Office of Lee Woo Sing College in accordance with the above regulations.

Dr. Ti-Hua KOO and Mrs. Dorothy KOO has set up an admission scholarship to give recognition to undergraduates who have demonstrated achievements or talent in non-academic areas. Regulations governing the award of the scholarship are detailed below.

1. Name of the Award
The Scholarship will be named “Ti Hua KOO and Dorothy VEE KOO Outstanding Talent Admission Scholarship” and in Chinese 「顧鐵華費肇芬伉儷傑出才藝入學獎學金」

2. Number and Value of Scholarship
There will be four non-renewable scholarships, covering the first year half tuition fee (HK$21,050), to be awarded each year. It will be launched form 2021/22 until 2024/25.

3. Selection Criteria
To be eligible for the Scholarship, candidates should
– Be a full-time Year 1 undergraduate student from the Mainland, Taiwan, Hong Kong or Macau;
– Choose Lee Woo Sing College to be the first choice in College affiliation; and
– Demonstrated outstanding performance or received recognized award in any special talents in the following areas:
a) Chinese opera, music, dance and performing arts;
b) Culture, painting, calligraphy and visual arts;
c) Sports, games and physical education skills; and
d) Science and technology innovation

4. Administrative Procedures
– 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 introduce his/her special talent to college students via college events/ assemblies;
– 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, unless under some unforeseeable or uncontrollable circumstances approved by the College, or else the scholarship will be given to the first alternate; and
– The Scholarship will be administered by the College Office of Lee Woo Sing College in accordance with the above regulations.

Application Procedures

  • The College will make announcement to students when the application of admission scholarship is open. 
  • Please provide all necessary documents together with your applications.
  • Nomination by Faculty or College members is also accepted. If the application is by nomination, a support letter from Faculty or College member has to be included in the set of the supporting documents. You can download the “Support Letter” here.
  • Applications will be sent to the Scholarships and Bursaries Committee of the College for consideration.