How to Prepare for a Successful Scholarship Application and Interview

 


How to Prepare for a Successful Scholarship Application and Interview


Date: March 24, 2015 (Tuesday)
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Venue: KK 202, K.K. Leung Building

Scholarships are awarded in recognition of students’ academic excellence, as well as their achievement in specific areas of value to the community. As such the award will be an important enhancement to your credentials for future postgraduate studies and/or career pursuits.

If you are thinking of applying to a scholarship in the near future, attend this workshop which will show you:

  • What the interviewers are looking for
  • How to prepare for the interview
  • How to present your strengths and address difficult questions
  • Tips to prepare an effective scholarship application (e.g. Personal Statement)

Who is it for?

All undergraduate students

What is it about?

This interactive workshop will provide useful information to increase your understanding of the requirements of scholarship applications and teach you how to better prepare for a scholarship interview and application documents.

A selected candidate will be on stage to interact directly with our interviewers in a mock interview. To illustrate different interviewing approaches, the interviewers will also pick other workshop participants from the audience to answer questions and immediate feedback will be given.

Who will speak?

Experienced interviewers in various scholarship selection panels:

  • Professor Patrick Y. K. Chau, Director of the School of Business, HKU
  • Dr Vera S. Yip, Faculty of Medicine, HKU
  • Ms Rachel Hong, Academic Adviser, Academic Advising Office, HKU

Have Questions on Scholarship Application?
If you have questions related to scholarship applications that you wish to learn from the workshop, please indicate when you register for this workshop.

Click HERE for registration!
 
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