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Lockers Application

The BASE:

The BASE is a venue dedicated to support current HKUST students who are passionate about entrepreneurial activities, startups, brainstorming new ideas, building prototypes, networking, and working with like-minded peers.

The common area, meeting room, locker and mailbox at BASE (facilities) are available for rental by qualified students/teams who have demonstrated interests and started entrepreneurial-related projects.

Please refer to the requirements and related conditions below to apply to use the facilities at BASE.

Available Facilities/Support:

  • One Mailbox** (120w x 350d x 218h mm)
  • Weekly mail delivery
  • Large locker (266w x 450d x 562h mm) or Medium locker (266w x 350d x 262h mm)

** Contact address only, NOT for business registration

Application Period

Start Date

End date

Spring & Summer (Feb – Aug)

Mar 1st or 3 weeks after submission of application; whichever occurs later

Mar 31st of the following year

Fall (Sep – Dec)

Oct 1st or 3 weeks after submission of application; whichever occurs later

Oct 31st of the following year

Winter (Jan)

3 weeks after submission of application

Oct 31st

Qualified Candidates/Teams:

  • The principle applicants must be current HKUST students.
  • The selection and priority of the applications will be determined by the following requirements and bonus points:

Requirements:

  • HKUST students with a product idea
  • The team is building a functional prototype (Note: App and Website must be native)
  • The team is drafting a business plan
  • The team has not received any other similar support from other HKUST parties

Bonus Points:

  • Track record on entrepreneurial activities
  • Joined or won a public competition
  • Have media exposure or coverage on entrepreneurship
  • Have a valid business registration
  • The students must be current HKUST students during the course of use of the designated space, related facilities and services.

Application procedures and conditions:

  • Application is open all year round.
  • Generally speaking, result of application will be released within 3 weeks after submission of application to Entrepreneurship Center* (EC).
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview.
  • Grant of use of facilities is subject to availability and satisfactory progress of the team’s project.
  • Re-application may be required depending on each team’s project progress or other special situation.

Interest student/teams please complete and send the application form with supplementary documents to Entrepreneurship Center via email ecenter@ust.hk.