The Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China and the Shun Hing Group today jointly officially announced the 10 awardees of the Panasonic Sports Scholarship Programme 2013-2014 (Programme).
Having gone through the selection process by the Selection Committee of the Programme, comprising Dr. F. K. HU, GBS, JP, Chairman, Mr. PANG Chung, SBS, BBS, Vice Chairman, together with Members including Mr. Ronnie M. C. WONG, JP, Prof. LEUNG Mee Lee and Mr. Kenneth K. K. FOK and the endorsement by Shun Hing Group. The Scholarship was awarded to the following ten athletes:-:
Nominated by Awardees
Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association Limited Mr. TSUI Chi Ho
Hong Kong Badminton Association Limited Mr. WONG Wing Ki, Vincent
Hong Kong Cycling Association Mr. KWOK Ho Ting, Marco
Hong Kong Fencing Association Miss AU Sin Ying
The Gymnastics Association of Hong Kong, China Mr. SHEK Wai Hung
The Gymnastics Association of Hong Kong, China Miss WONG Hiu Ying, Angel
Hong Kong, China Rowing Association Mr. TANG Chiu Mang
Hong Kong Amateur Swimming Association Mr. TAM Ka Ming
Hong Kong Table Tennis Association Miss LEE Ho Ching
Hong Kong Tennis Association Limited Miss ZHANG Ling
Under the Programme, each of the awardees would receive a total subsidy of HK$150,000 within 18 months falling within the period between May 2013 and October 2014. The Sports Scholarship would assist them to better prepare and strive for the best results in the Incheon 2014 Asian Games in Korea by providing financial support towards the cost of their training, specialized coaching service, medical and scientific assistance.
Finally, the Federation would like to take this opportunity to express its heartfelt thanks to the Shun Hing Group for their generous contribution towards Hong Kong sports development.
Issued by: Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China
14 June 2013