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"Inspire and Be Inspired!"

Shaw College Mentorship Programme 2020

Mentorship is a journey of inspiring others and being inspired by transferring knowledge and sharing experience through heart to heart communication and demonstration.

Shaw College Mentorship Programme is eager to create an engaged community by bringing together current students and alumni of Shaw College who are business leaders and/or industry experts.


The Programme
Mentoring period: January to December 2020
Programme fee: Free of charge

‧ To explore career potentials
‧ To improve career-related skills
‧ To help students to build up supportive professional networks
‧ To learn about the culture, values, business practice, and operation of the mentors' professions or industries and
‧ To seek constructive advice on professional and personal development


Event calendar



Who will participate in

Selection Interview

8 Jan 2020


Kick-off ceremony

(Mentees are compulsory to attend this ceremony)   

5 Feb 2020

Mentors and mentees

CliftonStrengths Discovery Workshop Session 1

Feb 2020


Workshop for Mentor

Feb 2020


Personal consultation session * 

Mar 2020

Mentors and mentees

CliftonStrengths Discovery Workshop Session 2

Apr 2020



Alumni Sharing Session

May 2020

Mentors and mentees

Professional Training #

Session 1

Jun 2020



Personal consultation session *

Jul 2020

Mentors and mentees

One Day Shadowing

(If applicable)

Aug 2020

Mentors and mentees

Professional Training #

Session 2  

Sep 2020



Personal consultation session *

Oct 2020

Mentors and mentees

Leadership training

Nov 2020

Mentors and mentees

Thanksgiving ceremony

Dec 2020

Mentors and mentees

* Personal consultation session can be arranged by mutual agreement of mentors and mentees throughout the mentoring period.
# The topics of professional training is to be confirmed. It would be related to essential soft skills in workplace, job search strategy, project management, communication and presentation skill and etc.


Who are the mentees?
The programme is exclusive for students of Shaw College who are in their second year of study or above.


Benefits to mentees
‧ To broaden students’ horizons and discover their potential in the career aspect.
‧ To equip knowledge and skills for paving the way for success at CUHK and beyond.
‧ To build up with a supportive network with mentors and other mentees.


Who are the mentors?
Alumni of Shaw College with 10 years or above working experience in various fields who are eager to practise a ‘life influences life’ approach that ensures mentee's growth and development.


Benefits to mentors
‧ Workshop for mentors would be provided to strengthen mentors’ mentoring and coaching skills
‧ Through this programme, mentors will have better understanding of the culture, lifestyle and values of the next generation
‧ Build up supportive network with other mentors





For students
‧ Fill in the online application :
‧ Registration Deadline: 20 December 2019 (Extended)
‧ A selection interview will be held on 8 January 2020 at 19:00 - 21:00.

Result Announcement
Successful applicants will be notified via email by 13 January 2020. Applicants who do not receive an email notification may consider their applications unsuccessful. If you have any enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact us.

For mentors
We will invite alumni from various sectors to join the Shaw College Mentorship Programme via email in November. Your support in being our Mentors is sincerely appreciated.


Ms Dorothy Ng / Ms Eugene Chan Tel: 3943 1684 / 3943 8597 Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it