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The Kwok Foundation in association with the Asia Environmental Daily offers scholarships to approximately 20 students per year for academic study and research on the environment.  Scholarships are awarded to undergraduate, graduate, and PhD students based on such criteria as grades, financial need, and the completion of a personal essay.  Currently, the Daily is sponsoring students at:  Hong Kong University, Beijing Institute of Technology, Nalanda University, University of Kuala Lumpur, Chulalongkorn University, Bogor Agricultural University, Vietnam National University, University of Karachi, Ateneo de Manila University, National University (Bangladesh).

 

In 2017, The Asia Environmental Daily and the Kwok Foundation jointly donated more than USD 17.2 million to environmental causes and conservation efforts throughout Asia.  Organizations supported included:

Project Orangutan for orangutan protection in Indonesia

Oceanswell, for Blue Whale conservation in Sri Lanka

State of Maharashtra for its anti-plastic campaign in India

Landskap Malaysia for forestry protection and conservation in Malaysia

Nature Conservation Foundation for hornbill conservation in Indonesia

FORCE for clean water efforts in India

Farming First for sustainable agriculture efforts in Vietnam

Chulalongkorn University for soil erosion research in Thailand