Innovation and Technology Fund

Statistics of Approved Projects*

(as at 30/6/2019)

Programme Approved Projects Funds Approved
Innovation and Technology Support Programme 2,498 8,839.5
Guangdong - Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme 268 867.5
Partnership Research Programme 3 5.3
Midstream Research Programme 25 121.0
University-Industry Collaboration Programme 370 453.8
Small Entrepreneur Research Assistance Programme 412 503.6
Enterprise Support Scheme 87 280.2
Research and Development Cash Rebate Scheme
(Since April 2016)
283** 334.3
Public Sector Trial Scheme 217 380.8
Technology Voucher Programme 1,255 178.8
General Support Programme 218 343.6
Researcher Programme 4,109 1,016.6
Postdoctoral Hub 558 305.9
Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme - Training Grant Application 451 6.3
Total: 10,754*** 16,993.7****

* 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.