The Sin Wai-Kin Fellowship Scheme was launched by the Institute in 2011 after it received a generous gift from Dr. Sin Wai-Kin. It aims at supporting young scholars for their research.
The Scheme aims to provide funding and academic support for the following categories of candidates:
These candidates’ research should be related to that of the research clusters of the Institute.
The Selection Committee solicits and receives nominations, reviews supporting materials, and awards fellowship to fellows. Decisions will be based on consultation with relevant colleagues worldwide and on the availability of funds.
|Name||Project (Award Year)|
|George Bayuga||Infrastructures of Faith: Catholics Channels Across the South China Sea (2016)|
|Cheris S. C. Chan||An Institutional Approach to Understand Doctor-Patient Conflicts in China (2017)|
|Yijun Gai||What is the role of “energy” in an ecological civilization? (2021)|
|Max Hirsh||Building “Eurasian” Infrastructure: Chinese Capital and Transport Technology in Scandinavia (2018)|
|Loretta Kim||Evolution and Present Practices of Russian Orthodox Christianity in Hong Kong (2016)|
|Li Ji||Rethinking indigenization and Christianity in China: Alfred Marie Caubrière (1876 – 1848) and his private writings in early twentieth-century Manchuria (2017)|
|Al Lim||Seeing Green in Golden Triangles: Cryptocurrency through Laos (2021)|
|Christine Luk||Narrating Hong Kong-China Relationship through the Prism of Physiology: Robert Kho-Seng Lim, Te Pei Feng, and Beyond (2016)|
|Ghassan Moazzin||A Preliminary Study of the Chinese Electrical and Electronics Industries, 1870 – 1937 (2020)|
|Till Mostowlansky||Building Difference: Early Attempts at Materially Connecting and Dividing Colonial Badakhshan (2017)|
|David A. Palmer||Redemptive Societies, Modern Religious, Universalism and Ethnicity in Southeast Asia: Initial Phase of Research (2012)|
|Priscilla Song||Everyday Cultures of Mask Wearing in the COVID-19 Era (2020)|
|Nina Sylvanus||Harboring the Future: The Togolese Techno-Port, Governance, and Global Economics in West Africa (2018)|
|Dorothy Tang||From Low Carbon Cities to Sponge Cities: Mapping the Landscapes of Climate Change Governance in Shanghai (2017)|
|Daniel Trambaiolo||Visual and Tactile Knowledge of the Human Body in Early Modern Japan (2016)|
|John Wong||Charting a New Course in the Skies: Air Travel in Postwar Hong Kong in a Comparative Framework (2016)|
|Zhang Chaoxiong||Technoscientific Controversies and the Agency of a Moral Area in China’s Battle Against the COVID-19 Epidemic (2020)|