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Areas of Excellence Scheme - Seventh Round Exercise Funding Results

Project Title
Participating
UGC-funded Universities
Approved
Budget*
($ million)
Funding by the RGC*
($ million)
Center for Genomic Studies on Plant-Environment Interaction for Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
CUHK, HKBU, HKU, HKUST
81.156
75.591
Cellular Mechanisms of Synaptic Functions and Plasticity in Health and Neurodegenerative Diseases
CUHK, HKU, HKUST
83.208
77.516
Chemical Biology Approach to Molecular Medicine
CUHK, HKU, HKUST
83.820

78.077

Total
248.184

231.184

* Inclusive of indirect / on-costs