The Fellowship shall be awarded to a full-time PhD student with a research interest related to applied ecology in monsoonal and equatorial Asia including but not limited to studies in botany, zoology, biochemistry, physiology, and climatology.

The Fellowship shall be awarded to a national or permanent resident of Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, or Vietnam. Priority shall be given to candidate who has obtained his/her first degree at The University of Hong Kong.

Applications due 1 March 2020

Interested applicants should contact potential advisors within the Ecology & Biodiversity Research Division to discuss possible projects. Applications should be submitted in full via the HKU online system:

An additional online form must also be submitted to Ecology & Biodiversity indicating their interest in the Fellowship: