This award was established by Edwin Siu Hung Leong, the Chairman of Tai Hung Fai Enterprise Co. Ltd., a diversified property investment and development company he founded in 1977. Dr. Leong founded the Tai Hung Fai Charitable Foundation in 2005. His generosity is focused on the health and well-being of the aged and underprivileged.
Two prestigious scholarships each at $55,000 were awarded for 2018-19 to attract outstanding candidates with financial need, to graduate programs at the University of Toronto. Preference was given to residents of Hong Kong applying to study in the following areas: science, physics, management, math, or computer science.
Congratulations to the recipients of the Edwin S.H. Leong Scholarship! Junran Yan is undertaking a one-year Master of Arts in English literature;
Dongyang Yang is pursuing a PhD in biostatistics; and
Chau Lung Ngan Spark Tseung is pursuing a PhD in statistical sciences. Learn more.
This award was available for the 2018-19 academic year only. Applications are no longer being accepted.