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  • Scholarships

    HSBC Overseas Scholarship 2022/23 (Deadline: 5:30pm of 12 January 2022)

    18 OCT 2021 - 12 JAN 2022

    HSBC has a long history of supporting educational activities and nurturing young people for the betterment of the community. For the 2022/23 academic year, HSBC is offering HSBC Overseas Scholarship, at a maximum total value of up to HK$1,200,000 with a maximum amount of HK$300,000 per scholarship, to local full-time undergraduate students in Hong Kong. The scholarship will support the recipients to study abroad for either one semester or one academic year, and return to our University to complete their studies and graduate. Applicants are recommended to choose from this list of overseas universities. Hong Kong Baptist University will nominate two eligible candidates to compete with students from other universities in Hong Kong for the Scholarships. Please click here for more information. 

     

    INFORMATION SESSION

    An information session (CCL recognized) will be held at 2:30pm - 4:00pm of 11 November 2021 (Thursday) at AAB 301 & 302, in which more details about the Scholarship will be introduced by representatives of HSBC. Last year’s HSBC Scholars from HKBU will also share their precious experiences and hints for successful application. Students who are interested in applying for HSBC Scholarship are highly recommended to attend. Please click here for the registration of the information session.

  • Scholarships

    HSBC Hong Kong Scholarship 2021/22 (Deadline: 5:30pm of 21 January 2022)

    18 OCT 2021 - 21 JAN 2022

    HSBC has a long history of supporting educational activities and nurturing young people for the betterment of the community. For the 2021/22 academic year, HSBC is offering HSBC Hong Kong Scholarship, at HK$50,000 each, to up to six HKBU local full-time undergraduate students. Up to nine eligible candidates will be nominated for final selection by HSBC.  The scholarship is now open for application, please click here for more details.

     

    INFORMATION SESSION

    An information session (CCL recognized) will be held at 2:30pm - 4:00pm of 11 November 2021 (Thursday) at AAB 301 & 302, in which more details about the Scholarship will be introduced by representatives of HSBC. Last year’s HSBC Scholars from HKBU will also share their precious experiences and hints for successful application. Students who are interested in applying for HSBC Scholarship are highly recommended to attend. Please click here for the registration of the information session.

     

    Note: In the event of unforeseeable circumstances, such as extreme weather, that resulted in the sudden closure of SFA Counter on the day of the deadline, SFA will extend the deadline of application to 5:30pm of the following working day.

  • Whole Person Development

    Health Mindfulness Programme: Box Off Depression (Phase 3)

    18 OCT - 21 NOV 2021
    Health Mindfulness Programme: Box Off Depression (Phase 3)

    Feeling stressed out, moody or low-spirited? Wanting to stretch out and BOX OFF your negative feelings? Join “ Box Off Depression” (BOD) for five Thai –Boxing Classes for free in October 2021, to improve your physical and mental health. The activity is delivered by Elite Thai Boxing and Fitness, a social enterprise established in 2015.

    Application Deadline
    8 October 2021 (Friday)
  • Career

    ESG Career Talk Invitation | Paving Your Professional Career Path in Sustainability - Episode 9

    18 - 26 OCT 2021

    ESG Matters is hosting a series of ESG career talks/interviews this year and we invited seasoned sustainability professionals to share their personal career journeys, words of advice, and insights on job prospects. During this one-hour panel discussion, the audience will have the opportunity to raise questions and receive first-hand information on the industry.

    Below is the detail of the upcoming episode:  

    Paving Your Professional Career Path in Sustainability - Episode 9

    Date: Tuesday, 26 October 2021
    Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm (GMT+8)
    Guest Speakers:

    • Konnie Yu, EHS, Security & Sustainability Manager, Re-Teck Reverse Supply Chain Management B.V.
    • Martin Fan, Managing Director, TÜV Rheinland Hong Kong Limited
    • Dr Glenn Frommer, Founder, ESG Matters

    FREE Registration
    Seasoned professionals will share their personal career journeys, words of advice, and insights on job prospects. During this one-hour interview, the audience will have the opportunity to raise questions and receive first-hand information on the industry.

    The recordings of previous episodes are also free to access as below:
    EP1: Swire Coca-Cola, MTR [ENG]

    EP2: Wynn, MCM Worldwide [ENG]

    EP3: Vitasoy, Ogier [ENG]

    EP4: Carrefour, Cathay Financial, Google [TW PTH]

    EP5: Link REIT [ENG]

    EP6: HKUST [ENG]

    EP7: Adidas, 中華經濟研究院, 台灣金融研訓院 [TW PTH]

    EP8: HKIQEP/ CLP [ENG]

    About ESG Matters
    ESG Matters was founded by Dr Glenn Frommer, one of the pioneers of sustainability and the environmental movement. Since 2014, ESG Matters has been a creator of platform solutions to meet the needs of sustainable impact investing and green financing. Working closely with listed companies, SMEs, and various growing organisations, ESG Matters aims to address the global market through providing business process outsourcing (BPO) service, enabling solutions to achieve the relevant sustainable development goals (SDGs) and building resilience to climate change.

  • Career

    HSBC Hong Kong Community Partnership Programme 2021

    18 OCT - 22 NOV 2021

     

    211018 hkfygHSBC Hong Kong Community Partnership Programme 2021

    (滙豐香港社區夥伴計劃2021 「自主創出路」技能轉型培訓計劃)

    The pandemic has catalysed “gig economy” which reshapes the concept of employability.  Cultivating diverse future skills and adjusting the mentality of young people are becoming ever more important. Funded by HSBC Hong Kong Community Partnership ProgrammeThe HKFYG Leadership Institute has launched the “Own My Path - Skills Transformation Training Programme 「自主創出路」技能轉型培訓計劃” (“the Programme”), which offers series of training activities aiming to help young people enhance their employability and financial capability while becoming more resilient and future-proof.  

    Please find the details as follows:  

    Stage 

    Date 

    Venue 

    “Post-pandemic Skills Transformation” Webinar 

    30 Oct 2021 

    Online  

    “Own My Path” Weekend Market 

    27-28 Nov 2021 

    The HKFYG Leadership Institute, 302 Jockey Club Road, Fanling 

    Future Skills Training Workshops 

    4, 18 Dec 2021
    8, 15 Jan 2022 

    19, 20 Feb 2022 

    Online Shop and Weekend Market Experience 

    Feb to Mar 2022 

     

      *For those who have successfully registered for the programme will be eligible for receiving free LinkedIn Learning license for 5 months.

    Young people aged 15 to 35 years are eligible and welcome to join the Programme.  For students who are interested in the Programme, please kindly visit the programme website, https://leadershipinstitute.hk/zh/hsbc-community-partnership/own-my-path-Skills-Transformation-Training-Programme for more details and online registration.