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HKSTP fully supports the first-ever recruitment of Payload Specialists in Hong Kong

Recruitment for the preliminary screening now open for applications

07 Oct 2022

(7 October 2022, Hong Kong) – Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) welcomes the announcement by the Central government on the recruitment of Payload Specialists for the first time in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). HKSTP is honoured to be selected as one of the designated recruitment channels.

The country announced the official launch of the recruitment of the fourth batch of astronauts and the recruitment of Payload Specialists for the first time in HKSAR. The recruitment period will run from 6 October to 27 October 2022. This provides Hong Kong citizens with the historic opportunity to participate in the National Manned Space Programme and contribute to the technological development of our country.

HKSTP, as one of the designated recruitment channels, will fully support and encourage eligible individuals from partner companies to join the recruitment process. Interested parties can obtain part 1 of the recruitment form (Chinese only) via the following link:

Registration link:

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