Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Full-time Tertiary Students (NLSFT)
Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Full-time Tertiary Students (NLSFT)

Closing dates

Closing dates for Submission of Online Application

  • Continuing Students: The application for continuing students is closed. Read More
  • New Students:
    Closing dates
    Institutions Closing dates
    CityU
    HKU
    16 Sep 2022
    HKBU
    CUHK
    PolyU
    23 Sep 2022
    CCI & ICI
    HKDI
    LU
    MSTI
    EdUHK
    HKAPA
    HKUST
    PPDH
    IVE (Chai Wan)
    IVE (Haking Wong)
    IVE (Kwai Chung)
    IVE (Kwun Tong)
    IVE (Lee Wai Lee)
    IVE (Morrison Hill)
    IVE (Sha Tin)
    IVE (Tsing Yi)
    IVE (Tuen Mun)
    5 Oct 2022
  • Applications received after the closing date will not be accepted save for exceptional circumstances with sound explanation. All late applications should be supported with written explanation which will be considered on individual merits upon the submission of the duly completed application form and whole set of the required documents from the applicant.
  • If you attend a postgraduate (by research) course that commences between March 2022 and February 2023, you should apply for the NLSFT loan for the 2022/23 academic year. The deadline for application is one month following the commencement of the course and in any case not later than 31 March 2023.

Deadline for submission of declaration and supporting documents

  • Duly signed declaration (if signing on the paper form of the declaration is selected) and supporting documents should be submitted to the SFO within seven days from the date of submission of your online application through the following channels:
    • through online upload Read More
    • by mail to the SFO:
      Student Finance Office
      Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency
      Room 1204, 12/F, Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices
      303 Cheung Sha Wan Road, Kowloon
      (Attn.: NLSFT APU)
    • use the SFO’s drop-in boxes located on 11/F (during office hours) or G/F (outside office hours) of the Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices (CSWGOs). SFO’s office hours are 8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. from Monday to Friday, except public holidays. The opening hours of CSWGOs are 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday, and 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, except public holidays.
STEP 3 Application

Application for Accepting the Remaining Loan Amount

STEP 3 Application

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