HKBU receives donation from Dr. Priscilla Lau to set up scholarship

07 October 2021
 Dr. Priscilla Lau (first right, back row) was with her parents and other family members

The University recently received a generous donation of HK$500,000 from Dr. Priscilla Lau Pui King, BBS, JP, which is designated for the establishment of an endowment fund in support of Lau Cho Tin Chan Fung Yee Chinese Medicine Scholarship in loving memory of her beloved late parents. 

Starting from the academic year of 2022/23, two scholarships will be awarded annually to outstanding full-time Year 3 or Year 4 undergraduate students from the School of Chinese Medicine. Each scholarship recipient will receive an award of HK$10,000. The scholarship aims to encourage and assist them in pursuing academic excellence. 

Dr. Lau taught in the Department of Economics of Hong Kong Baptist College from 1972 to 1975, and is currently Adjunct Professor of the HKBU's School of Business.