Scholarship for Prospective English Teachers 2016/2017


The Scholarship, organized by the Education Bureau, aims to attract students who are proficient in English to pursue English major study programmes in local higher education institutions and become English language teachers upon graduation. 

The Scholarship is tenable for normal duration of intended study programmes. Upon graduation, awardees will have to fulfill a teaching obligation by teaching English full-time in primary or secondary schools in Hong Kong for three consecutive school years. 

Applications for the scholarship will be accepted from 8 to 18 August 2016. Applicants are required to submit the completed application forms and copies of supporting documents to the Language Teacher Qualifications Team of Education Bureau directly. Details of the application procedure have been posted on the website of EDB. To know more about the Scholarship Scheme, you are encouraged to visit the website of the Education Bureau (English Version / Chinese Version / Simplified Chinese).

Professional Development and Training Division,  Education Bureau
Mr. Hyman Wong (Tel: 2892 5492)
Ms. Louisa Yung (Tel: 2892 5760)