Department of Media and Communication Center for Communication Research

Departmental Scholarships & Awards


BAISC - Achievement Scholarships

Regulations


The Department of Media and Communication will offer scholarships for her BAISC students with her Departmental Non-UGC Reserves with effect from academic year 2008/09. The following regulations shall apply as of 2011/12:
1. The Scholarships shall be known as "The Department of Media and Communication BAISC - Achievement Scholarships"
2. There shall be five awards with award value as below :
. 1st ranked student : $25,000
. 2nd ranked student : $20,000
. 3rd ranked student : $15,000
. 4th ranked student : $10,000
. 5th ranked student : $5,000
3. The Scholarships shall be awarded to 5 self-financing students studying the BA (Hons) in Integrated Strategic Communication who have achieved outstanding academic results with a minimum CGPA of 3.4 in their first year study.
4. Nominations from the Department of Media and Communication shall reach the Student Development Services in the next academic year.
5. By July every year, the Department of Media and Communication will confirm with the Student Development Services whether the Scholarship will be offered in the next academic year.
Remark:
With an objective to nurture our students and to promote caring culture, the Community Relations Committee of the University Council has recommended that each award recipient is expected to make an annual donation of at least HK$200 to City University of Hong Kong for student support via CityU Alumni Club when they are in employment after graduation. This term will be incorporated into all scholarship/prize/award/bursary schemes, whether they are donated by external donors or contributed by University funding, with effect from February 2008.