The 6th Support Scheme is conducted in two phases, namely the 2024 Program Year and the 2025 Program Year. The eligible applying graduates (Graduate Applicants) should be:
  • Permanent residents of Hong Kong;
  • Students graduated in 2022 to 2024 (for 2024 Program Year);
  • Graduates of full time courses in universities and tertiary institutes (local and overseas) in related subjects, such as digital entertainment, mobile software development, game development, digital creative media, design (multi-media, game, graphic, 2D or 3D, etc.), multi-media production or communications, interaction design, programming, etc.; and
  • With no full-time working experience in the DE industry prior to the application (the prior internship and summer job experience would not be counted as full-time working experience).
Interested graduates may apply for the eligible program year according to their year of graduation with illustration as below: 
Year of graduation       2024 Program Year