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Laidlaw Undergraduate Research and Leadership Scholarship

On the Donor

The Laidlaw Undergraduate Research and Leadership Programme is made available to HKU students (HKU Laidlaw Scholars) by the generous funding support from Lord Laidlaw of Rothiemay. As a prestigious scholarship programme embedded at the Universities of Leeds, Oxford, UCL, York, to name just a few, the Laidlaw Programme equips students with research and leadership skills to help them pursue their academic and professional aspirations beyond their current course of study.

In 2018, a total of 10 scholarships will be offered to support the selected students. In subsequent years, it will support 25 scholars per year.

Purpose and Scope

The scholarship shall be awarded to year 2 and year 3 undergraduate students on the basis of academic merit (normally with a Cumulative GPA of 3.30 or above) and demonstrated commitment to conducting a research attachment independently and the viability of the proposed research project.

Please refer to the programme's website for more details.



Value of Award Please refer to the programme's website.
Renewal Conditions --
Type of Scholarships Enrichment Scholarships for Current Students
Place of Origin of Students Not specified
Level of Study Undergraduate
Faculty Not specified


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