HKIE Scholarships Awarded to Two Students and One Alumna
Engineering students Eugene CHEUNG Hon (Class of 2025, BEng in Civil Engineering) and LAW Cheuk-Him (Class of 2024, BEng in Mechanical Engineering) as well as alumna Cindy Aiko Filbert TANAKA (Class of 2022, BEng in Chemical and Environmental Engineering) were awarded a Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) Scholarship 2022-23.
The HKIE Scholarship scheme aims to recognize the academic achievements of outstanding full-time engineering undergraduate students. Each year, the scholarship is awarded to three students who major in HKIE-accredited engineering programs in any local university.
Selection criteria include academic results at university, enthusiasm in becoming an engineer, and leadership ability demonstrated in extra-curricular activities and community service.
About The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) (https://hkust.edu.hk/) is a world-class research intensive university that focuses on science, technology and business as well as humanities and social science. HKUST offers an international campus, and a holistic and interdisciplinary pedagogy to nurture well-rounded graduates with global vision, a strong entrepreneurial spirit and innovative thinking. Over 80% of our research work were rated “Internationally excellent” or “world leading” in the Research Assessment Exercise 2020 of Hong Kong’s University Grants Committee. We were ranked 3rd in Times Higher Education’s Young University Rankings 2022, and our graduates were ranked 23rd worldwide and among the best from universities from Asia in Global Employability University Ranking and Survey 2021.