Upon partnering with HKUST students for technopreneurship development based applications of university technologies and research outputs, faculty members are eligible to apply for the Tech-Ship Award.


Each faculty collaborating with two or more students or alumni with an established startup company in a technopreneurship development based on the faculty’s university technology/ research output will be awarded HK$50,000 per year (12 months starting from the commencement date of the partnership declared by the faculty), subject to the availability of funding.


Please read the detailed conditions of the Tech-Ship Award before application.


  1. Applications are accepted year-round.
  2. Faculty members may submit the application online.