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CareER Scholarship Programme 2021

Unit for Students with Special Educational Needs
10 MAR - 17 APR 2021

CareER Scholarship Programme 2021

CareER is the 1st charity for higher educated students/graduates with disabilities / SENs in Hong Kong. This year, CareER is honoured to launch the Scholarship Programme. The Scholarship aims to give recognition to students with disabilities / special educational needs (SENs) in the pursuit of excellence in serving the community and achievement in extra-curricular activities and their willingness to challenge themselves to experience new exposure. Academic achievement is NOT the main focus in terms of selection criteria. The Scholarship is open to:

●      Any students and graduates with disabilities / SENs regardless of race and HKID holder
●      Currently studying in or graduated from all UGC and self-funded institutes/degrees in Hong Kong 

There will be 5 successful Post-Secondary applicants awarded HKD10,000 and another 5 successful Senior-Secondary applicants awarded HKD5,000 as an encouragement to support them in achieving goals. The programme also includes career talks/ workshops or company visits from various fast-growing industries. More, each awardee is entitled to join the 6-month Mentorship Programme that will be matched to one of the CareER alumni, the mentor, in accordance with their disabilities/ SENs and career interests.

For details, please refer to the enclosed poster and application guidelines. Interested parties shall forward the completed application form (attached) with the requested documents to on or before 16 April 2021. The scholarship is the wind in your sail of dreams. Seize this opportunity to pursue what you want!

Should you have any enquiries, please contact Ms Michelle Mong or Ms Florence Chan at 3844 6363.