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Scholarships and Bursaries


Each year, Zonta of Kowloon gives 1 scholarship of $6000 as well as 2 bursaries of $5000 to LingnanU Golden Z students and likewise to PolyU Golden Z students for their good academic achievements and/or impressive performances in voluntary services.

On 11 April 2016 at Lingnan University Dr YC Choy, Chairman of Golden Z Committee, presented the scholarship from Zonta Club of Kowloon to the LingnanU Golden Z awardee Lam Wing Yee studying Social and Public Policy Studies. On 18 April 2016, Dr YC Choy attended and received the Certificate of Appreciation at the Appreciation Reception for Scholarship & Bursary Donors held by Polytechnic University to thank donors for providing financial assistance and supporting student activities.


Dr YC Choy (Area 2 Director) and Julia Chan (Chair, Golden Z Club) attended the Awards Presentation Ceremony held at Lingnan University on 24 April 2017. The Zonta Club of Kowloon Scholarship was presented to Ms Choi San Ching, an excellent student both in academic performance and community services and the Most Distinguished Student of the University for the year.


Zonta Club of Kowloon was officially acknowledged and thanked for our contribution to the University Foundation via the PolyU Golden Z Club establishment and financial as well as training support.


Golden Z Clubs

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Motto: Future Leaders Building A Better World Today Through Service and Advocacy

Zonta Club of Kowloon has established Golden Z Clubs in universities and Z Clubs in secondary schools. Through scholarships and youth development programmes, students are provided increased access to education, vocational and leadership training. They are encouraged to participate in school, community, international service projects and join the growing global student movement to pursue gender equality and empowerment of women worldwide, and to build a better World of Tomorrow.

Golden Z Clubs
  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Lingnan University


Z Clubs
  • Belilios Public School
  • Maryknoll Convent School
  • Marymount Secondary School
  • Pui Ching College
  • Queen Elizabeth School
  • QESOSA Tong Kwok Wah Secondary School


Zonta Club of Kowloon offers one scholarship and two bursaries annually to Golden Z Club members of Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Lingnan University. Eligibility criteria include academic excellence, participation in community service and Golden Z Club membership. A Certificate of Appreciation was presented by Lingnan University to recognize Zonta Club of Kowloon’s generous support of the University in 2015


Area Director Winnie Wong presents the Jane Klausman Scholarship to District 17 winner, Lau Suet Ying of HK Polytechnic University who was nominated by Zonta Club of Kowloon


Installation of Golden Z Clubs 2018/2019



Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Installation Ceremony


Lingnan University
2nd Feb 2016


Z Clubs

Installation of Z Clubs 2018/2019




Belilios Public School Z Club Board Installation Ceremony
15 October 2018

Maryknoll Convent School

Maryknoll Convent School
5 November 2018



Marymount Secondary School
17 November 2018

Pui Ching Middle School

Pui Ching Middle School
16 October 2018



Queen Elizabeth School
9 November 2018


Queen Elizabeth School
Old Students' Association
Tong Kwok Wah Secondary School
3 February 2018


Activities


14 April 2018 - Mock LegCo debate of Z Club

3 February 2018 - Leadership Training Program for Golden Z/Z/ New Members on 3 February 2018

YC Choy, Julia Chan and Irene Ho in collaboration with Vivian Sun gave a one-day training for Golden Z clubs in Hong Kong on 3 February 2018 at the HK Polytechnic University.

14 December 2017 - Pui Ching Z Club Charity Sale on 14 and 15 December 2017

The Pui Ching Z Club held a charity sale of 椰汁馬豆糕 on 14 and 15 Dec. 2017 in Pui Ching Middle School from which the proceeds was donated to a charitable organization.
18 November 2017 Legco Mock Debate for Golden Z clubs

13 PolyU Golden Z club members and 4 LU members joined. PolyU members won the Best Performer Award and the Most Popular Award. Congratulations to PolyU Golden Z Club.
22 April 2017 Legco Mock Debates for Z Clubs

On 22 April 2017, Legco Mock Debate joined by 9 Z clubs, including two students of QES OSA.

January 2017 - Lingnan University Golden Z Club Service trip to Nantou, Taiwan

Lingnan University Golden Z Club collaborated with Chinese University of Hong Kong Golden Z Club to organize a 7-day service trip to Nantou, Taiwan. Through voluntary work and cultural exchange, participants gained unique experience and better understanding of the Taiwanese elderly and aborigines, the Seediq Tribe. This project fulfilled the objectives of Lingnan University Golden Z Club in helping the disadvantaged as well as the goal of Zonta international in serving the needy and contributing to society.
29 December 2016 - Z Clubs' Visit to Kowloon Hospital


December 2016 - HK Polytechnic University Golden Z Club Qingyuan Service Trip Project

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Golden Z Club organised a 4-day service trip to Sunbeam Children's Village in Qingyuan, Guangdong, China, an NGO-sponsored home for orphans and other disadvantaged youths. This service program aimed to help young women and men to gain knowledge, get acquainted with the world outside and broaden their horizon. It also promoted gender equality and advancement of women, empowering them to become future leaders. Through these experiences, the students gained a deeper understanding of the living conditions and education of children in rural China.

16 November 2016 Legco Mock Debate for Golden Z Clubs

The annual Mock LegCo Debate for Golden Z Clubs was held on 19 November 2016 immediatley after guided tour and briefing. The debate topic was "Sales & Services Tax Bill". 33 students from 5 universities participated and, through role play, learned about the law making process in Hong Kong. Lingnan University student, Siu Chui Ping, won the Best Performer Award and Hong Kong Polytechnic University student, Wen Huiyang, won the Most Popular Award.
Joint Career Makeup Workshop on 11 November 2016

A Joint Career Makeup Workshop was held on 11 November 2016 at Lingnan University, organized by Lingnan University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University Golden Z Clubs joinitly. With hands-on experience, students learned the basics of skin care and how to apply natural interview-appropriate makeup. We were thankful to Zontian Cecilia Kuk and Ms Meegan Seak, Creative Makeup Director of Bridal Corner, for giving demonstrations cum offering tips and advice.

29 October 2016 Joint Interview Success Workshop
This is a joint effort of the Golden Z Clubs of Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Lingnan University, held at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University campus. This workshop aimed at providing mock interview opportunities, tips and techniques to help polish students' interview skills. Through workplace insights from Zontian dignitaries and successful professional women from different walks of life, the workshop also advocated for gender equality and advancement of women in the workplace.
29 October 2016
Zontian Julia Chan organized a half day mock interview for the golden Z members of Lingnan and Polytechnic U at Poly U campus on 29 Oct 2016. The mock interview had three concurrent sessions of various types of industry including Finance/ Insurance, Hospitality/hotel and Healthcare service. Zontian Irene Ho gave an insightful presentation to the students of career opportunities in Healthcare and how to make successful applications.
16 April 2016 Legco Mock Debates


9 April 2016
Career Talks (with 4 different workshops) were successfully carried out at PolyU which were started by an opening speech from Ms Miriam Lau as the guest speaker. The event was further graced by presence of Ms Pauline Ng, Ms Eva Cheng and Dean of Students Professor Keith Chan as plenary speakers. 65 students attended. After the speeches, the 4 workshops brought students and speakers close together. . The 4 workshops on different aspects (i.e. medical/social related. architectural/surveying/engineering, insurance/financial planning/public accounting/banking, alternate careers) could not have been possible without the kind help of 20 speakers.
31 March 2016
Z club members greatly enjoyed the hospital visit on 31 March 2016


 



   
28 Nov 2015
Visits of PolyU Golden Z to the Elderly Resources Centre and Cheerful Court

On 28 November 2015, 11 students from PolyU Golden Z made visits to the Elderly Resources Centre (Yaumatei) and Cheerful Court (Kowloon Bay) both of the Hong Kong Housing Society to better understand needs of our elderly and how we could provide the elderly around us suitable care and quality life.
21 Nov 2015
Mock LegCo Debate held on 21 Nov 2015

Mock LegCo Debate for Golden Z Clubs

The annual Mock LegCo Debate for Golden Z Clubs was held on 21 November 2015. This year, the guided tour, briefing and mock Debate were all scheduled on the same date. 34 students from 6 universities participated in the Mock Debate on "電子課本條例草案". Lingnan University student, Wong Ka Po (Angela) won the Best Performer and Most Popular Award more pic ....
12 – 16 October 2015
A very successful Zonta Week was organized by Lingnan University Golden Z Club in mid-October 2015. Zonta Week aimed to promote Zonta International, Zonta Club of Kowloon and Golden Z Club to new and potential members through a series of activities. It also provided opportunities for members to explore career alternatives and raise awareness of women’s right. more pic ....

31 Mar 2015
Memorable time between PolyU Golden Z and South East Asia Children on 31 March 2015

A tutoring programme was set up by PolyU Golden Z to provide assistance and academic support 功課輔導服務 to children from Southeast Asia南亞裔兒童at MKKFA Chan Hing Social Service Centre. At a party, PolyU Golden Z learned more about those children.
21 Mar 2015
Mock LegCo Debate for Z Clubs

The Mock LegCo Debate for Z Clubs was held on 21 March 2015. Students were given a tour followed by a briefing of LegCo and how meetings will be conducted. A session on role play Instead of a formal debate was held. 25 students participated in the debate and 9 attended the tour only. 2 students, from Marymount Secondary School and Sacred Heart Canossian College won the “Most Popular Award”.
1 Mar 2015


Polytechnic Golden Z participated at the parade (巡遊) of Tai Kwok Tsui Temple Fair (大角咀廟會) to start the first day of March 2015
25 Nov 2014
From Art to You

Lingnan University Golden Z Club organized “” on 25 November 2014 to connect members to the importance of Art Therapy. The workshop demonstrated how art media, the creative process, and the resulting artwork could help to explore their feelings and improve their health and emotional well-being.
15 Nov 2014
Legco Mock Debate on 15 November 2014

Legco Mock Debate on 15 November 2014, joint function for Golden Z Clubs sailed smoothly
13 Sep 2014
Bring Smile (「障」開懷抱展笑容)

Lingnan University Golden Z Club arranged a visit to Wai Ji Christian Service Training Centre at Yuet Ping Estate, Yuen Long on 13 September 2014. A special workshop on art, performance and games was organized to provide fun creative activities and support through shared activities. The aim is to promote understanding of and services to the intellectually disabled.


Mock Debate for Z Clubs on 21 March 2015
Mock LegCo Debate for Z Clubs

The Mock LegCo Debate for Z Clubs was held on 21 March 2015. Due to low turnout, students were given a tour followed by a briefing of LegCo and how meetings will be conducted. A session on role play Instead of a formal debate was held. 25 students participated in the debate and 9 attended the tour only. 2 students, from Marymount Secondary School and Sacred Heart Canossian College won the “Most Popular Award”.
29 Mar & 26 Apr 2014
Mock LegCo Debate for Z Clubs

The Mock LegCo Debate for Z Clubs was/held on 26 April 2014, with training conducted on 29 March. Attendance at the training session was overwhelming. 41 students attended the training and 39 attended a specially organized tour. 25 students participated in the Mock LegCo Debate. An award for best speaker was given to a student from Diocesan Girls' School and Sacred Heart Canossian College.


23 Mar 2014
Golden Z Club Leadership Workshop

Following the success of last year's program,the Golden Z Club Leadership Workshop was again successfully held on 23 March 2014 at City University of Hong Kong,designed to help thestudents to develop and build on a range of leadership skills. The students appreciated the opportunity to share experiences and expressed that they have benefitted greatly from the training program.


2 & 16 Nov 2013
Mock LegCo Debate for Golden Z Clubs

The annual Mock LegCo Debate for Golden Z Clubs was held on 16 November 2013 with training given on 2 November. The aim of the mock debate is to provide training opportunities for students to enhance their understanding of the work of the Legislative Council and promote their political awareness. The participants will learn about the history and structure of the Legislative Council, legislative process, and procedures for voting on bills and motions. Panel judges are invited to select the winning team. 27 students from 6 universities (CU, CityU, HKU, HKUST, LU, PolyU) participated in the event on 16 Nov. An award for best speaker was given to a student from HKU and CityU.


26 Oct 2013
Volunteer Training Workshop

A Volunteer Training Workshop was successfully organized on 26 October 2013 at Marymount Secondary School for Z and Golden Z club members. The purpose is to provide formal training to volunteers so that they are equipped with the knowledge and skills to successfully perform the tasks required of them. Lectures were provided on various types of volunteer work and client groups and workshops on different topics were conducted. A special workshop was also organized for the teachers. Prominent speakers were invited to share their experiences of volunteer work.




















 
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