External Funding

External Grants

Open For Applications

Deadlines

Current/ Latest Call for Applications

Research Grants

Research Grants Council Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector

  1. Faculty Development Scheme (FDS)
  2. Institutional Development Scheme Collaborative Research Grant (IDSC)
  3. Institutional Development Scheme Research Infrastructure Grant (IDSR)
  4. Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS)

November

1 March

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Research Matching Grant Scheme

Starting from 1 August 2019, on a quarterly basis  

31 March, 

30 June, 

30 September, 31 December

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Public Policy Research Funding Scheme

Open all year round

Open all year round

N/A

Strategic Public Policy Research Funding Scheme

June

August

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Innovation and Technology Support Programme (ITF)

February

May

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Partnership Research Programme (ITF)

Open all year round

Open all year round

N/A

Guangdong-Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme (ITF)

September

November

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Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Funding Scheme (ITF)

April

May

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Teaching Development Grants or Other Non-research Grants

Chief Executive (CE)’s Community Project List

January

February

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Enhancement and Start-up Grant Scheme for Self-financing Post-secondary Education

December

April

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Quality Enhancement Support Scheme

November

February

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