Hong Kong Research Grant by  Royal Geographical Society

Annually Royal Geographical Society invites applications for the Hong Kong Research Grant. Both PhD and undergraduate students are welcome to apply. They will be undertaking research in Greater China region. The application deadline is 23 November each year.

Program Description
The Society offers two research grants for students undertaking geographical research in the Greater China region (People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Macau SAR and Hong Kong SAR). These grants are offered as a part of the Society’s Postgraduate Research Awards scheme. These grants, supported by the Hong Kong branch of The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), may be used to help with travel, equipment, data collection and subsistence in the field.

Award Value
One grant of £2,500 will be awarded to a postgraduate student on a PhD course. From 2015 onwards, a new grant of £1,000 will also be awarded to an undergraduate student.

Level and Area of Studies
Research program any relevant field.

Place of Study
In the Greater China region (People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Macau SAR and Hong Kong SAR).

Eligibility and Criteria
This Hong Kong Research Grant is open to either postgraduate and undergraduate students who want to do research in China.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no citizenship requirement.

Application Instruction
Please download and complete the application form at the link below.

Submission Deadline
23 November each year.

Website and Application Link