Announcement of “Scholarship for professional players”


Hong Kong Football Association has established the “Scholarship for professional players” with the support of the Home Affairs Bureau, in order to provide scholarships for current and retired football players. Each successful applicant will receive a maximum of $42,100 per year for up to four years to study. A total of 10 players received the scholarships in 2020-2021 school year.


“Scholarship for professional players” will be starting application from mid-October for players to apply the subsidy for tuition fee during 2021-2022 school year. The subsidy will cover tuition fee only. Applicants need to submit the application form, player resume, admission information and the club recommendation letter to HKFA (Coach Education, 55 Fat Kwong Street, Homantin, Kowloon, Hong Kong) by Dec 31, 2021. The result of the applications will be notified by letter to all applicants by early March 2022. Subsidies of scholarship will be issued in mid-April 2022. If there are any enquiries, please visit our website at or contact HKFA Coach Education department for any enquiries at 2193 7367.