Lawrence Ho Internships & Travel Bursaries

The Lawrence Ho Scholarship and Research Fund is used to provide scholarships and work placements; internships and travel bursaries; student prizes; and course development and research funding.

Between two and six one-off travel bursaries ranging from a minimum of £1,000 to a maximum of £3,000 for each bursary, will be awarded, on merit, to students studying the following:

  • Marketing Management
  • Tourism Management
  • Event & Festival Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Interactive Media Design
  • Environmental Development & Research

This will allow students to take unpaid work placements in their chosen field or to do a semester overseas.

It will give recipients an opportunity to develop and enhance their potential as prospective employees, or provide entrepreneurial opportunities through:

  • Development of a business or research proposal
  • Product development / prototyping
  • Travel and living costs associated with a professional work placement (in the UK for students from China, Macau or Hong Kong and vice-versa).

Value per annum: £1,000 to £3,000

Duration: One off award

Number of awards: 2 - 6

Award level: Undergraduate

Student Travel – Quick Guide: Full information is available here.

Application Process: Applications are invited in October and February of each academic year.

If you have any questions with regard to this application, please contact John Wallace in the Development Office by telephone (0131 455 3325), or email (