Briefing Session II: 2019 “Foshan-HKUST Projects” Funding Opportunity
17 Sep 2019 (Tuesday)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Room 5506, Academic Building, (Lift 25, 26)

Call-for-Proposals: 2019 “Foshan-HKUST Projects” Funding Opportunity

“The Foshan-HKUST Projects”, a funding scheme sponsored by the Government of Foshan Municipal City, is an upgrade from “The Nanhai-HKUST Projects” based on a recent agreement among HKUST, the Foshan Municipal City Government, and the Foshan Nanhai District Government. In 2019, up to 35 million RMB of R&D grants will be allocated to HKUST and its mainland platforms. In order to provide all potential applicants a better understanding of the funding scheme, Prof. Shi-Wei Ricky Lee, Dean of Fok Ying Tung Graduate School, will offer a briefing session to the faculties, research staffs, and entrepreneurship makers of HKUST.

You are cordially invited to join this briefing session II. The details are given below:

 Date & Time:

 17 September 2019 (Tuesday), 4:00pm-5:00pm
 Venue:  Room 5506, Academic Building (Lift 25, 26)
 Language:  English & Mandarin

- Introduction of the Foshan City

- Introduction of “The Foshan-HKUST Projects” funding scheme

       - Q&A
 Organizer  HKUST Nanhai Innovation Centre, HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School


Download Application Guideline and Application Forms.


Sign Up for Foshan Visit

We will arrange a one-day trip to Foshan on Sept 27th, 2019 (Friday), for you to meet potential industrial collaborators from Foshan and visit Foshan industrial environment. Please click here to sign up for your R&D team by Sept 25th, 2019 (Wednesday).



Dr. Daiying Xu

HKUST Nanhai Innovation Center

HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School

Tel: 2358 6939