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Teaching Development Grant (TDG)

Applications for Teaching Development Grant (TDG) 2024


Applications are now invited for funding under the Teaching Development Grant (TDG). TDGs are intended to support projects and activities that will have an impact on the strategic development and promotion of Teaching and Learning (T&L). To ensure alignment of TDG proposals with T&L strategies at Faculty level, Faculties are required to provide matching fund equivalent to one-sixth of the total project cost for a successful TDG proposal submitted by their Faculty members. For priority areas and other details, please refer to Vice-President and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching and Learning)’s invitation circular (document 50/324), which may access via

All applications should be submitted online via the TDG system, which is accessible through HKU Portal > Manager Self Service > Teaching Development Grant (TDG) > TDG System or through the link below:

A video guide is available here.

TDG applications will be processed in batches according to the following cut-off dates in 2024:

1st round – Friday, April 12, 2024
2nd round – Thursday, October 10, 2024
3rd round – Friday, December 27, 2024

General enquiries may be directed to Ms. Cynthia Wong (email:; tel: 2241 5535) in the Curriculum Development and Quality Assurance Section (CDQA) of the Registry.

Questions on technical matters of the TDG system may be sent to Dr. Carson Hung of Teaching and Learning Innovation Centre (TALIC) (email:; tel: 3917 6189).  


TDG Resources Hub

To facilitate sharing of information and deliverables of TDG and Common Core TDG projects at the University, TALIC has developed a TDG Resources Hub for colleagues to retrieve information of ongoing and completed projects. The Resources Hub could be accessed via


Progress & Final Report Forms

Completed forms should be sent to Mr. Charles Li of CDQA. Enquiries may be directed to him at or 2219 4597.