Briefing Session on the Public Policy Research Funding Scheme -  Organized by the Central Policy Unit

The Central Policy Unit (CPU) invites applications for the Public Policy Research (PPR) Funding Scheme since July 2013.  To increase the Scheme’s flexibility and to cater for potential applicants’ needs, applications are accepted throughout the year instead of once a year. To further promote public policy research, the annual provision for the Funding Scheme has been increased to $30 million since 2015-16. 

CPU will organize a briefing session on the funding scheme to brief interested parties on various arrangements.  Details are as follows:

Date:  Friday, 11 December, 2015

Time:  3:00pm to 5:00pm

Venue:  Conference Hall A, 2/F West Wing, Central Government Offices, 2 Tim Mei Avenue, Tamar, HK

Details of the briefing session are available at

If you would like to join the briefing, please send your name, title, post, name of institution, contact email and telephone number to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for registration.  For enquiries, please contact CPU at 2810 2348 or via email.  

Details of the PPR Funding Scheme, including eligibility criteria, the indicative research areas, composition of the Assessment Panel, list of granted projects, means of application, details of the briefing session and other information, have been uploaded onto the CPU’s website (