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CUHK_LogoIt’s that time of year again. The Department of English at the Chinese University of Hong Kong – my home Department – has just begun to advertise its scholarships internationally.

The full advertisement reads:

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RESEARCH POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS IN HONG KONG

THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH @ THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

The Department of English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) boasts an outstanding faculty who are internationally recognized for their work in the areas of Applied English Linguistics and English Literary Studies. Ranked within the top 40 Departments of English in the world and within the top five in Asia (QS Rankings, 2013), the Department of English at CUHK is currently seeking outstanding postgraduate students with research interests that complement those of the faculty.

In conjunction with the Hong Kong government, the Department of English is able to offer full funding for study through two mechanisms:

  1. Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

The Fellowship provides a monthly stipend of HK$20,000 and a conference travel allowance of HK$10,000 per year.  The application deadline is December 1, 2015.  Details of the scheme can be found at http://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk/page/HongKongPhDFellowshipScheme

  1. General Admission RPG Studentships (MPhil/PhD)

The current monthly stipend for a Postgraduate Studentship is HK$15,000-15,526 per month.  Prospective applicants are advised to submit their application materials before December 31, 2015 for English Literary Studies and January 31, 2016 for Applied English Linguistics to be considered for 2016-2017 admission. Details of RPG admissions can be found at http://www.gs.cuhk.edu.hk

Visit the Department website at http://www.eng.cuhk.edu.hk/ or email enquiries to english@cuhk.edu.hk.

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I am the Research Postgraduate Coordinator for literary studies in the Department of English, so if you would like to have an informal chat about the scholarships on offer please do feel free to contact me (click the “About” tab above for my contact details).

Good luck with your application!

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