Eligible Applicant: full-time professoriate staff of HKU, current full-time or part-time students of HKU and graduate of HKU for no more than 3 years

Funding Amount: up to HKD1.5M Programme period: up to 3 years

Application Period: September to November every year

Entrepreneurship Engine Fund


The HKU Entrepreneurship Engine Fund (EEF) marks a monumental step for The University of Hong Kong in nurturing entrepreneurial minds and translating disruptive technologies into meaningful societal impact through investment. Collaborating with investors and stakeholders, this new fund will serve as patient capital, seeding deep tech ventures and accelerating promising start-ups.

HKU Entrepreneurship Engine Fund (EEF) is calling for 1st cohort of partnership proposals by March 8, 2024.