Welcome to the information page about the Rhodes Scholarship for Hong Kong. This Scholarship is supported by the Lee Hysan Foundation.

Each year, there is one Scholarship available in Hong Kong to enable an outstanding student - chosen on the basis of exceptional intellect, character, leadership, and commitment to service - to study at the University of Oxford. 

Information about Rhodes Scholars elected for Hong Kong and around the world can be found in biographies of the Rhodes class of 2016.

Cheung Shun Yan Olivia, Rhodes Scholar from Hong Kong, class of 2012


Applications for the Rhodes Scholarships for 2018 will open here on 1 June 2017. 

Closing date:  Applications must be received by midnight, 30 September 2017 (Hong Kong Time).

Selection of the Rhodes Scholarship for Hong Kong is by a selection committee drawn from diverse professional and academic backgrounds, including from a number of different universities.

Prospective applicants from Hong Kong should carefully review:
1. the general information about the Rhodes Scholarships,
2. the selection criteria that apply in all Rhodes constituencies, and then
3. the application criteria and procedures specific to Hong Kong
There are FAQs which are applicable to all applicants. 

If you are a referee, guidance for entry in 2018 is available here.  

National Secretary for Hong Kong:
Ms Sandra Fan
The Secretary
The Rhodes Scholarships in Hong Kong
c/o University of Oxford China Office as below:

Mr Jeremy Woodall
The Administrator, The Rhodes Scholarship for Hong Kong
University of Oxford China Office
Suite 4018
Grand Millennium Plaza
181-183 Queen's Road Central
Hong Kong

Telephone: +852 2151 3877
Fax: +852 2151 1109
Email: rhodes@oxforduchina.org