Application for HKUFresh$3000 [2024-2025]

Introduction

University Financial Assistance (UFA) is means-tested. University funds are in general used to supplement government financial aid and should not be seen as an alternative to government financial support.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A local HK permanent resident; 
  • Full-time undergraduate newly admitted to HKU this year; and
  • In receipt of comprehensive social security assistance prior to entry to the University.

Priority goes to those with financial difficulties to cover immediate expenses upon entry to university.

Applicants are expected to apply for the Government TSFS to cover the bulk of their university expenses.

CEDARS reserves the right to make final decision on eligibility.

Application Procedures:
1.  Please complete this online application form.
2. Upload supporting documents.

If you cannot upload the files successfully or you have additional supporting documents, please email the files to cedarsufa@hku.hk within 2 working days.

List of Supporting Documents to be uploaded:
1. Copy of your TSFS Application form in the current academic year.
2. A copy of the notification letter from the Social Welfare Department (SWD) for family member(s) who is/are receiving Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) for the current time.
3.  A copy of the Waiver of Charges for CSSA Recipients from the SWD. 

Application Deadline: 19 September 2024

Enquiries:
cedarsufa@hku.hk / 3917 2305

Campus Life Section
Centre of Development and Resources for Students

 

Part I. PERSONAL PARTICULARS
Part II. FAMILY FINANCIAL INFORMATION

Part A. Family Income

1. Applicant

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2. Applicant's Father

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3. Applicant's Mother

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4. Family members living together (e.g. siblings and / or other persons)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Part B. Family Savings

Applicant

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2. Applicant's Father

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3. Applicant's Mother

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4. Deposits Held in Joint Accounts

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Part III. Upload Supporting documents
One file only.
8 MB limit.
Allowed types: jpg, png, bmp, pdf, doc, docx, zip.
One file only.
8 MB limit.
Allowed types: jpg, png, tif, pdf, doc, docx, zip.
One file only.
8 MB limit.
Allowed types: gif, jpg, jpeg, png, bmp, eps, tif, pict, psd, txt, rtf, html, odf, pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx, xls, xlsx, xml, avi, mov, mp3, mp4, ogg, wav, bz2, dmg, gz, jar, rar, sit, svg, tar, zip.
Personal Information Collection Statement

The information collected will be used for the processing of student financial assistance applications and related reporting purposes. CEDARS will adhere to the HKU Privacy Policy (https://www.hku.hk/about/policies_reports/privacy_policy.html).

Notes to applicant

- Applicants does not need to provide information relating to his/her family income and assets when the application is submitted. CEDARS may contact the applicant if supplementary information or documents about his/her family income and assets are required. 

- You may be invited for an interview to elaborate on your request. Failure to attend the interview will lead to rejection of your application. 

Declaration