Scholarship

Introduction

Han Academy offers merit-based scholarships to students that demonstrate extraordinary flair and standards in particular fields such as Arts, Sports, and Academics. This recognition serves as the school’s method of supporting and encouraging students, and rewarding their outstanding contributions to the school and the community.

I. Han Academy Scholarship

A range of scholarships (25%, 50%, 75% and 100% amount of tuition fees) are on offer, based on the applicant’s commitment and abilities.

The following is a non-exhaustive list of the fields considered.

  • Academics: natural sciences, social sciences, languages, etc.
  • Arts: music, dancing, visual and performing arts, etc.
  • Sports: field events, track events, swimming, etc.
  • Creation and invention
  • Overall performance: exceptionally well-rounded with outstanding achievements in multiple fields.

Students can apply to a maximum of two scholarships, but only a maximum of one will be awarded. Therefore students must signify their preference in their application.

II. "Lifelong Learning" Scholarship

In order to encourage students to pursue advanced study aboard, practicing the “lifelong learning” concept of Han Academy, our school also provides scholarships during students’ post-secondary stage. Students who are admitted to following universities and colleges may receive the scholarship that can potentially cover university tuition fees from undergraduate bachelors to PhD level. Also, Happy Life Education Foundation will provide excellent internship opportunities in the aspects of business, finance, education, culture and so on to the scholarship winners.

  • United Kingdom G5:
    • University of Oxford
    • University of Cambridge
    • London School of Economics and Political Science
    • Imperial College London
    • University College London
  • United States Ivy League:
    • Brown University
    • Columbia University
    • Cornell University
    • Dartmouth College
    • Harvard University
    • Princeton University
    • University of Pennsylvania
    • Yale University
  • United States:
    • Stanford University
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mainland China:
    • Peking University
    • Tsinghua University
    • Fudan University
    • Shanghai Jiao Tong University
  • Hong Kong:
    • The University of Hong Kong
    • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

 

Eligibility

All year round, students admitted by Han Academy are eligible to apply. Students who apply for Han Academy Scholarship must have demonstrated outstanding achievements in the area of merit they apply for. Students who apply for “Lifelong Learning” Scholarship must be Han Academy graduates accepted by the universities and colleges mentioned above.

The following core qualities are also looked for in applicants:

  • Demonstrating effective leadership in one area of academic activities, extra-curricular activities, or community activities
  • Reflecting the vision, mission and values of Han Academy
  • Being the role model for other students within the school

 

Application Deadline

We accept year round applications.

 

Terms and Conditions

Successful applicants will be given the Terms and Conditions in writing upon receiving the scholarship. This is to be signed and returned to the school to indicate that the recipient agrees to these Terms and Conditions.

The school reserves the right to retract a scholarship in the event of serious behavioral issues, unsatisfactory academic performance or involvement in the area for which the scholarship was awarded.

If a recipient leaves the school halfway, the scholarship will be terminated and scholarship funds from the current year must be reimbursed to the school.

 

How to Apply

Eligible students that wish to apply for scholarships must submit the required documents to Han Academy in person, via email, or by post.

Email: admission@hanacademy.edu.hk

Post: G/F – 2/F, 33-35 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong

The required documents are as follows:

  • One personal statement including the types of the scholarship to apply for
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Identification documents
  • One passport-sized photo
  • Copies of 2 most recent annual school reports
  • Certificates of applicable academic and/or non-academic awards from the past 24 months.

Applicants will be invited for an admissions test. Admissions test will include Chinese and English Language assessments.

Short-listed candidates will later be interviewed by a panel.

Emails and letters will be sent to both parents and students to inform them of the final result of the application.