Cleary International Dissertation Research Fellowships, USA, 2003.
Direct Grant for Research 2004-2005 (Project ID: 4450090)－(Buddhism and Contemporary Society in China)
Earmarked Research Grant (2006 RGC Ref. No. CUHK4697/05H)—(Heavenly Kingdom and Pure Land: Transformation of Their Interpretations in Republican China) (Co-I)
Direct Grant for Research 2005-2006 (Project ID: 4450131)—(Buddhism in China during the Korean War: 1950-1953).
Direct Grant for Research 2006-07 (Project ID: 4450177)—(Comparative Studies on Engaged Buddhism and Humanistic Buddhism).
Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (蔣經國國際學術交流基金會). For the Project “International Conference on Comparative Study of Ritual in Chinese Local Society.” Project number: CS001-P-07. December 28, 2007.
Direct Grant for Research 2007-08 (Project ID: 2010315) (Socialist Transformation of Buddhism in China: 1949-1966).
GRF 2010-2011 (Project ID: 457110) (Buddhism in Socialist China: 1949-2008) (PI)
Li Ka Shing Foundation, for Wisdom for the World: Buddhism and Hong Kong Society Lecture Series, 2011