"Hong Kong 200" Leadership Project
Have you ever imagined what kind of talents the future world needs? Creative thinking? Cognitive flexibility? Or collaborative skills?
World Economic Forum (WEF) proposes 10 "Future Skills", including complex problem solving, critical thinking, creativity, people management, coordinating skills, emotional intelligence, judgement and decision making, service orientation, negotiation and cognitive flexibility. In the face of the ever-changing technological development, we encourage students to understand the development of innovation and technology to enhance our competitiveness.
The "Hong Kong 200" Leadership Project is one of the key programmes of “HSBC Future Skills Development Project”. It provides a comprehensive, professional and forward-looking leadership training experience for secondary school students with outstanding potential to meet future challenges, in order to help them to shoulder the task of promoting social development. The Project emphasises the learning experience for students, and encourages students to try and promote social progress. "Leadership Guiding Programme" will be first introduced to consolidate student leadership foundation. The training content covers various social issues, focusing on the relationship between individuals and society and the connection between the present and the future. Students will enjoy effective learning through real-life experiences. Participants who perform well can also receive fully-funded overseas exchange/internship opportunities.
Join “Hong Kong 200” immediately and grasp the chance of developing leadership and future skills. Your future may be beyond imagination!
Tradition and Future
Cultivate generic leadership skills and futuristic thinking
Experiential learning, social practice, overseas exchange and internship experience
Enhance leadership skills flexibly through compulsory and optional training
Gather over 2,400 young leaders and attract student leaders from 85% of schools
Cultivate commitment to service and to the community
Connect social leaders to be our trainers and speakers
Be in Form 4 or above enrolled as full-time students in Hong Kong secondary schools
Be current or former holders of leadership positions at their schools (Including Head Prefects, Prefects, Presidents and other Office Bearers of Student Unions, Chairpersons and other Office Bearers of Clubs or Societies, and Captains and other Office Bearers of Houses)
Demonstrate a commitment to serve the community
Demonstrate good conduct and outstanding academic / extra-curricular performance and / or are award recipients
Have experience in volunteer work or service to the community
Demonstrate good language proficiency and communication skill
Be recommended by their school principal (The number of students that can be recommended by schools is unlimited, however, no more than 5 students from each school will be selected as participants) / Apply through self nomination
Join the Project
- Fees*: HK$900
- Application Deadline: 20 May 2019 (Monday)
*Fee to be paid after being selected. Participants with financial needs may apply for fee waiver by submitting documentary proof to SLS@leadershipinstitute.hk.