Archive for November 2019

Arrangements for student appointments on 19 November, 2019

Dear Students,

Due to recent events happening in the Campus, AAO will remain closed from November 19 until further notice. If you need any assistance, please email us at aaoffice@hku.hk and we will get back to you. Thank you and stay safe.

Academic Advising Office

Arrangements for student appointments on 18 November, 2019

Dear Students,

Since the damage to facilities will take some time to repair although road conditions around the Campus have alreay improved, AAO will remain closed TOMORROW (November 18, 2019, Monday). If you need any assistance, please email us at aaoffice@hku.hk and we will get back to you. Thank you and stay safe.

Academic Advising Office

Arrangements for student appointments on 15 November, 2019

Dear Students,

Since it is still very difficult to access the HKU campus and that all classes are cancelled, AAO will close TODAY (November 15, 2019). All student appointments will be cancelled. If you need any assistance, please email us at aaoffice@hku.hk and we will get back to you. Thank you and stay safe.

Academic Advising Office

Arrangements for student appointments on 14 November, 2019

Dear Students,

Since it is currently very difficult to access the HKU campus and that all classes have also been cancelled, AAO will close TODAY (November 14, 2019). All student appointments will be cancelled. If you need any assistance, please email us at aaoffice@hku.hk and we will get back to you. Thank you and stay safe.

Academic Advising Office

How to Succeed in Your Scholarship Application and Interview

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Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Venue: TBA

 

Scholarships are awarded in recognition of students’ academic excellence, as well as their achievement and passion to contribute back to society. Apart from financial support, many awards also provide enrichment opportunities to help students realize their potentials or to enhance their credentials for future studies and career pursuits. In this workshop co-organized by the Scholarships Office and the Academic Advising Office, you will gain knowledge and skills to enhance the success of your future scholarship applications.

Who is it for

All undergraduate students

What can you expect from the workshop

The Workshop will take you through the application process from the search to the award of scholarships, and highlight important points along the way to help you avoid making some common mistakes. Successful scholarship recipients will also share their first-hand experiences. You can use your mobile phones to submit questions to us throughout our presentation and we will attend to them in the Q&A session.

What will you learn
  • How to search for different scholarship opportunities
  • How donors select scholarship candidates
  • Tips to prepare an effective scholarship application (e.g. Application form and personal statement)
  • How to present your strengths and address difficult questions at interviews
  • Common mistakes made by students and how to avoid them
Who will speak

  • Ms Rachel Hong, Acting Head, Academic Advising Office, HKU
  • Ms Henrietta Chan, Senior Manager, Scholarships Office, HKU
  • Scholarship recipients
Registration
Please click HERE to register and submit any questions that you may have about the topic

 

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