The RGC launched the Public Policy Research (PPR) Funding Scheme from 2005-06 to 2012-13 with the funding provision from the Central Policy Unit (CPU). The aim of the PPR Funding Scheme is to promote public policy research in higher education institutions. From 2013-14 onwards, the Scheme has been managed by the CPU.
The projects supported by the PPR funding Scheme since 2009-10 are as follows:
|Year||Principal Investigator||Dept||Project Title||Amount awarded ($m)|
|2012-13||Prof Pang Laikwan||CRS||The Workforce and Professionalism of Film/Video Makers in Hong Kong: Youth, Industry, and Community-Building||$0.21|
|2012-13||Prof Cheung Yam-leung Lawrence||LIN||Analyzing Stakeholders' Views on Environmental Issues through Text Analysis -- An Interdisciplinary Approach Using Computational Content Analysis||$0.84|
|2009-10||Prof Hui Cheuk-kuen Desmond||CRS||Policy for culture-led urban regeneration and development.||$0.29|