To better prepare HKBU faculty members and their research impact projects to successfully apply for this competitive UGC fund, the Knowledge Transfer Office (KTO) would launch a new funding scheme called Research Impact Support and Enhancement Fund (“RISE Fund”). The aims of RISE Fund are:
a) To support project investigators in the process of developing far reaching and significant research impact; and
Further details of the RISE Fund would be announced upon the launch of the UGC’s Research Impact Fund. HKBU faculty members are encouraged to be alert and mindful of KTO’s upcoming updates.