With the global financial system still in a shaky state, many professionals continue to turn to postgraduate study to boost their prospects, despite some improvement in the Hong Kong economy.Saturday, 20 November, 2010, 12:00am
Form Six and Seven students have the chance to win valuable scholarships to study at the University of Cambridge under the Prince Philip Scholarship Scheme. The scholarship consists of a one-off cash award of GBP2,500, and a pair of return economy class air tickets between Hong Kong and London.20 Sep 2008 - 12:00am
Pursuing tertiary education can be costly for students, but there are ways to lighten the financial burden12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
Every year, seven Hong Kong students head out to The University of Toronto (U of T) in Canada to pursue further studies on scholarships. Scholarships of HK$800,000 a year are provided.
Set up in 1996, the scholarship programme has enabled 45 Hong Kong students to study at the university over the past 10 years.16 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
Sean Wall lives in Beijing and is the deputy managing director of DHL-Sinotrans. His son Brendon, 10, attends the Western Academy of Beijing (WAB), chosen because it is close to home. Mr Wall, whose firm pays for his son's schooling, thinks school fees in the mainland are among the highest in Asia.17 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
Twenty-four outstanding tertiary students have been awarded grants by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships fund to honour their academic excellence and commitment to the community.
The 24 recipients for this year's scholarships include 17 locals and seven mainland students who study in the city.28 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
Advertisements seek $3 million to run private class after enrolments fall below 23
A school facing closure has launched a desperate appeal for funds in a last-ditch effort to stay open.4 Apr 2005 - 12:00am
Those interested in the arts have the chance to study at top UK colleges for a year and receive money towards their fees and living costs, thanks to the Hong Kong Arts Development Council's Arts Scholarships.30 Mar 2004 - 12:00am
The Oxford and Cambridge Society of Hong Kong has awarded scholarships of up to $10,000 each to six Hong Kong students at Oxbridge universities, for projects such as voluntary work in Kosovo and English tutoring for the underprivileged in Hong Kong.13 Apr 2002 - 12:00am
A scholarship scheme is offering students the chance to study at leading universities in the United States and Britain.
The Hang Seng Bank Overseas Scholarship Scheme is inviting applications from outstanding Hong Kong and mainland students for the 2002-2003 academic year.13 Nov 2001 - 12:00am
Chung Chi College at the Chinese University of Hong Kong has presented Alumni Scholarships for Excellence to students.
The scholarships are renewable for two years if the recipients stay at the required academic standard and take part in the university's extra-curricular activities.
Seventy-two scholarships, amounting to $720,000, were presented.18 Feb 1997 - 12:00am
A total of 130 scholarships were presented to students, teachers and researchers at the University of Hong Kong to study in China for three to six months or make academic trips essential to their study programmes.16 Jul 1996 - 12:00am
MANY post-menopausal women in Hong Kong bear the scars of abdominal surgery - but most do not know which organs were removed when they went under the knife.
Researchers have said a global World Health Organisation (WHO) study was redesigned for Hong Kong because a number of women were unable to answer a question on their medical history.13 Mar 1994 - 12:00am