Hostel Subsidy Scheme (Community Care Fund)
The Commission on Poverty (CoP) approved on 12 June 2014 the allocation of funds from the Community Care Fund for providing subsidy for needy undergraduates to meet student hostel expenses. At its meeting held on 9 April 2019, the CoP agreed to extend the programme till 2020/21. The programme will continue to operate on its existing parameters.
In the 2019/20 academic year, the maximum rate of the hostel subsidy is $9,430 a year.
For details, please visit the website of the SFO at http://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/sfo/eng/schemes/ccf_hs.htm