Statistics of Approved Projects*

(as at 30/09/2020)

Programme
Approved Projects
Funds Approved($M)
Innovation and Technology Support Programme
Approved Projects: 2 670
Funds Approved($M): 9,697.2
Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Funding Scheme
Approved Projects: 0
Funds Approved($M): 0.0
Guangdong - Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme
Approved Projects: 289
Funds Approved($M): 899.9
Partnership Research Programme
Approved Projects: 80
Funds Approved($M): 156.7
Midstream Research Programme
Approved Projects: 26
Funds Approved($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: 132**
Funds Approved($M): 409.3
Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme(Since April 2016)
Approved Projects: 383***
Funds Approved($M): 530.6
Public Sector Trial Scheme
Approved Projects: 267
Funds Approved($M): 507.3
Public Sector Trial Scheme - Special Call for Projects for the Prevention and Control of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Hong Kong
Approved Projects: 58
Funds Approved($M): 96.4
Technology Voucher Programme
Approved Projects: 2 802
Funds Approved($M): 437.2
General Support Programme
Approved Projects: 262
Funds Approved($M): 437.3
Research Talent Hub
Approved Projects: 6 496
Funds Approved($M): 2,195.2
Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Training Grant Application
Approved Projects: 1 433
Funds Approved($M): 20.3
Total
Approved Projects: 15 694****
Funds Approved($M): 21,704.7*****

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 27 applications recommended for funding by the ESS Panel which involve funding amount of about $86.5M.
***
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.