Support for Overseas Students and HKUST Members
HKUST-Sino One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition 2020
We also encourage a more diverse team participations in the competition, and to provide opportunity for overseas talents to explore and develop business in Hong Kong, we will support overseas HKUST alumni and exchanged-out students, as well as overseas university students traveling to Hong Kong to participate in the competition.
Under the new arrangement in Round 2 Assessment, overseas participants no longer need to be physically in Hong Kong to join the Competition. However, we will continue to support overseas participants in Round 3 Assessment if it is a face-to face meeting in Hong Kong. ( New Updates)
- This support is eligible to all overseas HKUST alumni and exchanged-out students, as well as overseas university students only. It will be reimbursement base and only for usage in participating the competition.
For teams entered Round 3 Assessment, given that there is no concern on the public healthcare situation, Entrepreneurship Center (EC) will support up to 2 overseas members per teams a trip to join the Business Plan Presentation and the Award Dinner. ( New Updates) A reference guideline of the support scheme is listed below:
Overseas Country Support Scheme Mainland 50% of the transportation cost, up to $3000/person Asia 50% of the transportation cost, up to $4000/person Outside Asia 50% of the transportation cost, up to $8000/person
- EC reserves the rights to make the final decisions on the travel support.