The FCAS Gap Year Placement Programme 2020/21 Is Now OPEN for Application

Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme (“FCAS”) is a talent development scheme initiated by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) in 2016 to nurture talents to meet the growing needs of Fintech in Hong Kong. The new intake in 2020/21 is jointly oragnised by the HKMA, ASTRI, Cyberport and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP). Students from participating universities are invited to join this scheme via a full-time, semester-based internship which interns will work on Fintech projects at banks or SVF operators and receive training and regulatory updates respectively. In 2020, job positions are newly offered by virtual banks.

The application deadline is 31 March, 2020.

For details, please visit https://www.hkma.gov.hk/eng/key-functions/international-financial-centre/fintech/talent-development/