In order to promote bird studies and bird watching activities in China mainland, Hong Kong Bird Watching Society has established the HKBWS China Conservation Fund since 1999.
The aim of the fund includes:
- To promote bird watching activities;
- To facilitate observation and publishing of bird records;
- To support ornithological researches directly related to conservation.
Small grants of up to HK$10,000 are offered to projects related to bird studies and bird watching. Fund applications are considered once a year.