Annual Statistics of Approved Projects

(2019)

Programme
Approved Projects
Funds Approved($M)
Innovation and Technology Support Programme
Approved Projects: 218
Funds Approved($M): 865.3
Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Funding Scheme
Approved Projects: 0
Funds Approved($M): 0.0
Guangdong - Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme
Approved Projects: 23
Funds Approved($M): 33.1
Partnership Research Programme
Approved Projects: 26
Funds Approved($M): 42.9
Midstream Research Programme
Approved Projects: 7
Funds Approved($M): 42.3
University-Industry Collaboration Programme
Approved Projects: 34
Funds Approved($M): 50.1
Small Entrepreneur Research Assistance Programme
Approved Projects: 0
Funds Approved($M): 0.0
Enterprise Support Scheme
Approved Projects: 40**
Funds Approved($M): 127.8
Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme(Since April 2016)
Approved Projects: 90***
Funds Approved($M): 155.1
Public Sector Trial Scheme
Approved Projects: 41
Funds Approved($M): 110.0
Public Sector Trial Scheme - Special Call for Projects for the Prevention and Control of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Hong Kong
Approved Projects: 0
Funds Approved($M): 0.0
Technology Voucher Programme
Approved Projects: 793
Funds Approved($M): 126.5
General Support Programme
Approved Projects: 26
Funds Approved($M): 81.0
Research Talent Hub
Approved Projects: 1 547
Funds Approved($M): 670.9
Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Training Grant Application
Approved Projects: 732
Funds Approved($M): 11.2
Total
Approved Projects: 3 577****
Funds Approved($M): 2,862.5*****

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 23 applications recommended for funding by the ESS Panel which involve funding amount of about $66.2M.
***
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, STEM Internship Scheme and Research Support for Research Cluster.