Academic Improvement Awards for Student Leaders

Selection CriteriaAward Amount (HK$)Maximum No. of Awards
The awards shall be offered to current* office-bearers of student societies registered under the City University of Hong Kong Students’ Union who :
have been pursuing a full-time programme in CityU;
have shown the biggest improvement as reflected in their GPA in semester B ascompared with the GPA in semester A in the academic year 2016/17; and such an improvement as reflected should be >0.1;
have achieved a CGPA 2.5 or above by the end of semester B in the academic year 2016/17;
have provided satisfactory track records on their contribution and services for student societies and/or the University.
$5,000@ (an one-off award)10

1*. The “current” status is established if the applicant is a serving and valid office-bearer on the first day of the Semester A in the academic year 2017/18.
2. Applicants may be invited to attend a selection interview which consists of three academic and/or administrative staff of the University.
3. Each award recipient is expected to donate HK$200 to CityU for student support via "CityU Alumni Giving Club" on receipt of the award and make an annual donation of at least HK$200 for the same purpose when they are in employment after graduation. The aim is to nurture and sustain the caring and giving culture in the University. To make a donation, you can visit the website: