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CityU Outstanding Research Award Scheme

About the Scheme

  • To be eligible for the award, candidates should be full-time faculty members of the University for at least one year at the time of application , and hold an appointment of not less than one year from the anticipated date of the award.
  • There are two categories of Awards:
    • (a) Outstanding Research Award - To be eligible for the award, candidates should be full-time regular CityU faculty at Chair Professor rank or below.
    • (b) Outstanding Research Award for Junior Faculty – To be eligible for the award, candidates should be full-time regular CityU faculty at Associate Professor rank or below.
  • A candidate can only apply either (a) or (b) of the above awards at the same year.
  • Candidates who are recipients of the same award in the previous three years will not be eligible.
  • Up to two Outstanding Research Awards and up to two Outstanding Research Awards for Junior Faculty will be given every year.
  • Each winner will be given a trophy, a cash award of HK$15,000 and a research grant of HK$150,000.