Young Scholars Visiting Scheme - CUHK-CCK Foundation Asia-Pacific Centre for Chinese Studies

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September 17, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Chinese History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Sociology

The Young Scholars Visiting Scheme aims to support young scholars visiting The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) on research in Chinese Studies. They are expected to spend one term in residence at CUHK to actively participate in academic activities related to Chinese Studies and interact with CUHK scholars and students.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Ph.D. graduates from a recognized academic institution who currently have a full-time position with less than ten years of work experience after graduation


Application should include:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae
  • A two-page research proposal
  • Two recommendation letters
  • A list of his/her publications

All required documents should be sent to


  • Round-trip airfare (economy class), on-campus accommodation, a shared office-space & subsistence allowance

Deadline: 17 September, 2021

Announcement of Result: 15 October, 2021

Completion Report

  • A three-page written report within two months of completion, listing the activities participated during his/her visit
  • A published research paper that he/she submitted within a year


Contact Info: 

Contact Person: Miss Wing Lau

Contact Email: