All Hong Kong applicants apply through the UWC Scholarship Scheme to any of the 17 United World College around the world, including Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong (LPCUWC).

LPCUWC helps adminster the admission process to all UWC in collaboration with the United World Colleges Hong Kong Committee.

To qualify as a Hong Kong applicant, you will need:

a) To hold a Hong Kong Permanent ID Card or dependent visa; and

b) To be currently studying in Secondary 4 / Secondary 5 (or its equivalent) as at September 2017.

Please note that some overseas UWCs have a minimum age requirement.

It is anticipated that for 2018 entry there will be approximately 60 scholarship places available to overseas UWC and to LPCUWC. Application for 2018 Entry has been closed on 27 November 2017. 

Application Materials to all UWCs (including LPCUWC) for Hong Kong Applicants:

  1. Form H - to be completed by applicant.

  2. Form R (Recommendation Form) - to be completed by your current school's Principal or a reference online.

  3. Form P (Parent Statement) - to be completed by parents.

  4. Last 2 years of school reports

  5. Identity documents

Important for 2018 entry application!

Please make sure you register for an account on the application platform. This will be your primary source of receiving notifications form the selection committee throughout the application process. Click here to download the Application Instructions.

If you do not hold a Hong Kong Permanent ID Card or dependent visa and are interested in applying to any UWCs, please contact Admissions Office of LPCUWC at 2640 0441 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.