Empowering futuremakers to drive positive change in our city
Social Leaders Programme (SLP) is a summer internship program and future talent platform hosted by Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk) and partnering social enterprises. By offering young professionals a chance to explore urban social issues and gain entrepreneurship skills on the field alongside a like-minded community, the program aims to empower futuremakers with the confidence to drive positive change in our city.
This summer, SLP 2020 is launching the New Urban Fellowship for young professionals to develop a social innovation project based on SVhk’s New Urban goals, while gaining internship experience in a social enterprise and participating in community workshops.
SVhk as a programme organiser and curator, working together with partner social ventures and projects to deliver internship opportunities and changemaker experiences.
HIGHLIGHTS / PARTNERSHIPS
SOCIAL LEADERS PROGRAMME 2021: THE CONFIDENCE TO CHANGE
Find your confidence to CHANGE this summer. Join Social Leaders Programme (SLP) 2021 – a 2-month leadership and internship programme powered by @ Social Ventures Hong Kong and impact partners. Develop inner strength, cross-sector working experience, innovation expertise and an entrepreneurial spirit to reimagine new possibilities for the city.
Application Deadline: May 14, 2021
Programme Date: Jun 1- Aug 13, 2021
Programme booklet: SLP 2021 Programme Brochure
Enquiry: 6263 4157 / [email protected]
WHAT TO EXPECT:
- Gain entrepreneurship skills and cross-sector working experience in solving urban social issues with leading social enterprises and startups
- Pilot social innovation projects with a like-minded community of youth
- Discover purpose-driven career opportunities in the social innovation and corporate worlds
Application Deadline: May 14. 2021
Interview Day: May 21, 2021
Programme: Jun 1 – Aug 13, 2021
4-day bootcamp, a 10-week internship placement held by impact partners, career workshops and group projects
Showcase: Late Aug, 2021
Current local and overseas university students / within 2 years after graduation from bachelor studies
PARTICIPATING IMPACT PARTNERS:
Sponsor: Credit Suisse
“There is a special kind of magic at SVhk that makes us feel hopeful about the future”
– Enoch Suen, 2020
“SVhk taught me to think and do with the heart.”
– Bryan Chung, 2019
“My internship at SVhk provided me with valuable hands-on experience and to dive deeper into one of the social startups that I was passionate about. From day one, Was given projects which allowed me to hone my practical skills and learned the business model in running a social enterprise which has prepared me well for my future career. One thing that I have valued most include, but not limited to, the nice and supportive working environment where are no boundaries during the meetings. I encourage anyone who wants to be change makers to join SLP!
– Karen Chung, UC Berkeley, SLP 2018