Call for Proposals – Beat Drugs Fund (BDF) – 2021 Funding Exercise of the Regular Funding Scheme


The Beat Drugs Fund (BDF) is now inviting applications for the 2021 Funding Exercise of the BDF Regular Funding Scheme (RFS).


BDF aims to promote and support worthwhile anti-drug programmes which can help address the problem of drug abuse, particularly amongst the young, and to promote community-wide efforts and programmes in the campaign against drug abuse in Hong Kong.

RFS operates as an annual funding exercise, which opens for application by different organisations to respond to the latest drug trends on the preventive education and publicity (PE&P), treatment and rehabilitation (T&R), and research fronts. Priority will be accorded to applications falling into the priority areas drawn up for each funding exercise.


Project Duration

Maximum 3 years


Funding Limit

Up to HK$6 million


Eligibility of Applicant
Organisations and individuals can apply for the Fund, provided that the projects under application meet the objectives of the Fund and assessment criteria set out in the guideline, and the projects are of a non-profit-making nature.


Application Procedure

For details, please refer to the information on the Research Office’s website and its Guide to Application.  Please submit an electronic version of the completed Application Form (in MS Word format), together with the soft copy of all other supporting information (in PDF or JPEG format) to RO (  on or before 1 September 2021 (Wednesday).


Application Deadline

1 September 2021


Online Briefing cum Experience Sharing Sessions
To enhance public’s understanding of the details of 2021 RFS and the priority areas, as well as its application procedures and assessment criteria, four sessions of Briefing cum Experience Sharing will be organised in August 2020 via Zoom. For registration, please click HERE.


Registration Deadlines for Briefing Sessions

Date of Event Deadline for Registration
28 July 2021 (Wed) 26 July 2021(Mon)
30 July 2021 (Fri) 28 July 2021 (Wed)
3 August 2021 (Tue) 1 August 2021 (Sun)
5 August 2021 (Thu) 3 August 2021 (Tue)


Celia LEE (Email:, Tel: 3469 2798)

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Faculty and staff
Research Office on behalf of the Beat Drugs Fund Association

Celia LEE (Email:, Tel: 3469 2798)

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