Innovation and Technology Fund

Statistics of Approved Projects*

(as at 31/12/2019)

Programme Approved Projects Funds Approved
($M)
Innovation and Technology Support Programme 2,589 9,243.6
Mainland-Hong Kong Joint Funding Scheme 0 0.0
Guangdong - Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme 288 896.3
Partnership Research Programme 26 42.9
Midstream Research Programme 25 121.0
University-Industry Collaboration Programme 382 476.6
Small Entrepreneur Research Assistance Programme 412 503.6
Enterprise Support Scheme 105 333.6
Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme
(Since April 2016)
314** 418.6
Public Sector Trial Scheme 236 426.4
Technology Voucher Programme 1,699 252.0
General Support Programme 237 391.7
Researcher Programme 4,713 1,250.1
Postdoctoral Hub 868 499.6
Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Training Grant Application 865 13.0
Total: 12,759*** 18,238.4****

Note:
* 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 commitment for operation of R&D Centres and Patent Application Grant.
**** Includes funding commitment for operation of R&D Centres, Patent Application Grant, Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Annual Implementation Fee and funding to 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 and Technology Start-up Support Scheme for Universities.