Brief History and Aim
The Fund, which was established in 1961, provides awards to individuals in pursuit of postgraduate studies or other training programmes at local or overseas institutions.
Applications must be supported by a person in a competent position who is required to certify the candidate's academic and professional achievement and leadership qualities. Candidates should have resided in Hong Kong for at least 5 years.
Value of Awards
The amount of awards will vary depending on the nature of the programmes and may not necessarily cover full expenses. Recipients are required to return and work in Hong Kong for at least 3 years after completion of the proposed study or training.
Method of Application
Application forms can be downloaded at
http://www.hab.gov.hk/en/public_forms/forms.htm or obtainable from the Sir Robert Black Trust Fund Secretariat at 34/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong. Completed applications must be returned to the same address.
Dates of Commencement and Closing of Application
Please refer to the website of the Home Affairs Bureau at the
following link or contact the Sir Robert Black Trust Fund
Committee Secretariat at 3718 6888 for details.
Source of Further Information
Enquiries should be made to the Secretary of the Sir Robert Black Trust Fund Committee, Home Affairs Bureau, 34/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong at telephone number 3718 6888.