Statistics of Approved Projects*

(as at 30/04/2020)

Approved Projects
Funds Approved($M)
Innovation and Technology Support Programme
Approved Projects: 2 639
Funds Approved($M): 9,514.0
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: 50
Funds Approved($M): 93.3
Midstream Research Programme
Approved Projects: 25
Funds Approved($M): 121.0
University-Industry Collaboration Programme
Approved Projects: 383
Funds Approved($M): 478.3
Small Entrepreneur Research Assistance Programme
Approved Projects: 412
Funds Approved($M): 503.6
Enterprise Support Scheme
Approved Projects: 115
Funds Approved($M): 365.9
Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme(Since April 2016)
Approved Projects: 336**
Funds Approved($M): 453.4
Public Sector Trial Scheme
Approved Projects: 250
Funds Approved($M): 481.3
Public Sector Trial Scheme - Special Call for Projects for the Prevention and Control of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Hong Kong
Approved Projects: 10
Funds Approved($M): 19.0
Technology Voucher Programme
Approved Projects: 2 057
Funds Approved($M): 316.2
General Support Programme
Approved Projects: 247
Funds Approved($M): 406.6
Researcher Programme
Approved Projects: 4 910
Funds Approved($M): 1,329.8
Postdoctoral Hub
Approved Projects: 1 004
Funds Approved($M): 586.6
Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Training Grant Application
Approved Projects: 987
Funds Approved($M): 14.9
Approved Projects: 13 713***
Funds Approved($M): 19,329.2****


The ITVF figures are not included in the statistics and that ITVF figures will be shown separately under ITVF's webpage.
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.