President Emeritus Professor Poon Chung-kwong Scholarship

Application deadline: Noon on 29 September 2015 (Tuesday)

Quantity: 1 (competed among FHSS nominees)
Amount: HK$20,000-

Application Eligibility
-Full-time penultimate-year undergraduate degree student.

Selection Criteria
a) outstanding academic achievements of previous year of studies (the minimum cumulative GPA of previous academic year should be 3.5)
b) active involvement in co-curricular activities and community services
c) strong leadership ability
d) good personal qualities

Application Method
The application documents must be well-typed and submitted IN HARD COPY to APSS General Office (HJ 402) by noon on 29 September 2015, Tuesday. During non-office hours, applicants should place their application documents to the mailbox next to the counter. The application documents include:

1. *Completed Application Form with true signature on page 4 (click HERE to download)
2. *Copy of recent assessment result record OR copy of academic transcript;
3. Other supporting documents:
3.1.List of non-academic achievement and personal statement (click http://apss.polyu.edu.hk/files/b_-_list_of_non-academic_achievement.doc to download);
3.2 Reference letter/ Copy of certificates or proof on extra-curricular activities and community services;
(Item with * is compulsory.)

APSS will send an acknowledge email upon the receipt of application. If you hesitate whether the application is well received, please contact us ASAP. Late application will not be considered.

Selection Criteria/ Procedures
1. APSS Scholarship Selection Panel will review all applications and nominate 1 student to FHSS;
2. FHSS will review nominations from departments and select 1 student to receive the scholarship;
3. Final awardee is subject to the donors’ approval; and the donors reserve the right to withdraw the scholarships in case there is no deserving candidate or any other unforeseen circumstances;
4. Awardees will receive notification from SAO on payment arrangement.

Results Announcement
Nominees who do not receive notification by December 2015 should consider their applications unsuccessful.   

Enquiry
Email to info.apss@polyu.edu.hk or contact APSS colleagues at 2766 5742 (Miss Emily SIU).

 

Sept 2015