Program details

 

Jockey Club 'Go! Leaders Of the World' (GLOW) Programme

 

Introduction

This program aims to promote a multi-cultural Hong Kong, foster understanding and collaboration among youth from different ethnic backgrounds. Together, we can create a society with cultural diversity through the 4-stage program:

Stage 1: YO! Cultural Ambassador

Stage 2: HEY! Hong Kong Walking Tour

Stage 3: GO! Singapore

Stage 4: WOW! Cultural Star


Stage 1: YO! Cultural Ambassador

There are five training sessions to develop your skills. The following aspects, including activities, games, drama, and discussions, will be covered:

Self-understanding, Personal Dimensions®training, Story collection and Story-telling skills, Drama experience, Communication skill, Leadership, Team collaboration

Dates of training: Saturday / Sunday (January – February 2018)

Duration of each training session:  10:00 – 17:30 (Including lunch break)

Language: English


Stage 2: HEY! Hong Kong Walking Tour

You will work in teams to design, organize and perform cultural walking tours and workshops in Chai Wan, Wan Chai, and Sham Shui Po areas. Through leading the tours, you will be able to make new friends, meet and interact with people from different age, gender and cultural backgrounds. Also, you can learn and share your culture, at the same time, gain more knowledge about others’ culture.

Period of walking tours and workshops: Saturday / Sunday (March – June 2018) 


Stage 3: GO! Singapore

You will have a valuable opportunity to visit Singapore (5 days 4 nights) for FREE! Through this tour, you will be able to visit the well-known Nanyang Technological University, which is one of the best universities in Asia, exchange with Singaporean youth, participate in community exploration tasks and cultural tours, etc. This Singapore ​multi-cultural study tour would provide you the amazing opportunity to explore the multi-cultural side of Singapore, expand your network internationally, enhance your global vision, and get to know the best practices of constructing a multi-cultural city invarious sectors and the methods to promote cultural diversity.

Period: Summer 2018 

Quota: 28*


Stage 4: WOW! Cultural Star

You will have the opportunity to co-organize a multi-cultural event to share your learning experience with your family, friends and teachers as well as the general public in Hong Kong so to enhance the cultural understanding of each other living in this Asia's world city.  Outstanding team(s) will be supported financially to realize your multi-cultural actions. 

Period: August – September of 2018


Remarks*:

1. Transportation subsidy and meal allowance will be provided for you to attend Stage 1, 2 and 4 of the programme.

2. You will be awarded a certificate if you have more than 80% attendance rate of each stage.                 

3. Only when you have successfully completed Stage 1 & 2 of the programme with more than 80% attendance rate of each stage will be eligible to attend the interview for stage 3. Selected participants will be offered a free multi-cultural study tour (5 days 4 nights) to Singapore. Successful participants will have to pay a HK$2,000 deposit and will be returned after completed the Singapore multi-cultural study tour and Stage 4. 


Application:

To apply for the programme, please fill in the application form below.

https://goo.gl/8IkOzu

It will be a bonus for us to consider your application if you can share with us a short but creative video (2 – 3 mins) to introduce yourself and the reasons why you would like to participate in this program. Once you have shared with us the video by Google Drive link / Dropbox link / YouTube link.

Application deadline: 28 November 2017

If you have any question, feel free to contact us at 2157 2181 or email us at [email protected]

Looking forward to receiving your application :)


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