Statistics of Approved Projects*

(as at 30/06/2020)

Programme
Approved Projects
Funds Approved($M)
Innovation and Technology Support Programme
Approved Projects: 2 651
Funds Approved($M): 9,579.7
Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Funding Scheme
Approved Projects: 0
Funds Approved($M): 0.0
Guangdong - Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme
Approved Projects: 288
Funds Approved($M): 896.3
Partnership Research Programme
Approved Projects: 66
Funds Approved($M): 129.3
Midstream Research Programme
Approved Projects: 26
Funds Approved($M): 125.7
University-Industry Collaboration Programme
Approved Projects: 384
Funds Approved($M): 481.3
Small Entrepreneur Research Assistance Programme
Approved Projects: 412
Funds Approved($M): 503.6
Enterprise Support Scheme
Approved Projects: 122**
Funds Approved($M): 387.7
Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme(Since April 2016)
Approved Projects: 361***
Funds Approved($M): 489.7
Public Sector Trial Scheme
Approved Projects: 258
Funds Approved($M): 487.5
Public Sector Trial Scheme - Special Call for Projects for the Prevention and Control of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Hong Kong
Approved Projects: 28
Funds Approved($M): 47.7
Technology Voucher Programme
Approved Projects: 2 359
Funds Approved($M): 366.8
General Support Programme
Approved Projects: 248
Funds Approved($M): 415.9
Researcher Programme
Approved Projects: 5 004
Funds Approved($M): 1,371.2
Postdoctoral Hub
Approved Projects: 1 081
Funds Approved($M): 627.4
Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Training Grant Application
Approved Projects: 1 139
Funds Approved($M): 16.7
Total
Approved Projects: 14 427****
Funds Approved($M): 20,941.2*****

Note:

*
The ITVF figures are not included in the statistics and that ITVF figures will be shown separately under ITVF's webpage.
**
In addition to those approved projects above, there are 25 applications recommended for funding by the ESS Panel which involve funding amount of about $69.2M.
***
No. of Partnership projects only.
****
Exclude cases of funding for operation of R&D Centres and Patent Application Grant.
*****
Includes funding for operation of R&D Centres, Patent Application Grant, Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Annual Implementation Fee, Partner State Key Laboratories, Hong Kong Branch(es) of Chinese National Engineering Research Centre(s), Technology Transfer Offices of universities, HKIB - GMP Product Development and Technical Support Platform for Traditional Oral Solid Proprietary Chinese Medicine Products, Technology Start-up Support Scheme for Universities and STEM Internship Scheme.