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YIP WING YAN WINNIE G/F, 7B, Shatin Wai Village, Shatin, NT, HK 26461260(Home)●51929499(Mobile) cjya0301966@yahoo.com.hk

PROFILE SUMMARY Inspired by the religion ethics of a Roman Catholic, I embrace every possibility in my life with optimism and an open mind.

EDUCATION 2013 – present

Li Po Chun United World College

2009 – 2013

St. Paul’s Convent School (SPCS) 

International GCSE (2013 May) – 11 A*

GAPSK Putonghua Aptitude Test (2010 May) - B

ABRSM Practical Exam (2010) – Violin Grade 6

SCHOLARSHIP 2013-2014

Full Scholarship

(First Year)

2009-2013

Academic Scholarship

(F.1 – F.4)

Li Po Chun United World College

St. Paul’s Convent School

SPEECH AWARDS 2013

2013 Environmental Protection Summit, Model United Nations Conference (Economic and Financial Committee of the General Assembly)

Best Speaker Award

 Roundtable Community 2012

The 64 th Hong Kong Speech Festival

Dramatic Duologue: Champion

Solo Verse Speaking: First Runner-up

Hong Kong Schools Music and Speech Association

Chinese Speech Contest 

I-Learner, Nebula Group Limited

Secondary School Section: Champion


YIP WING YAN WINNIE AWARDS IN WRITING AND CREATIVITY 2013

Inter-class Dance Competition 

2012

Champion

St. Paul’s Convent School Silver Award (100 hours)

Volunteer Service Award 

Social Welfare Department of Hong Kong

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES Leadership Roles at School 2013-2014

General Affairs Secretary, Chinese Cultural Evening Executive Committee 

2012-2013

Planned, organised and led 7 pre-events prior to the cultural evening.

External Secretary, Chinese Debate Society  Coordinated the Inter-class Chinese Debate Competition. Treasurer, Apostleship of Prayer  Handled financial matter of the club by keeping a record of daily accounts.

2011-2012

Vice President, Catholic Choir 

Led rehearsals for Friday Masses and arranged promotion and members recruitment in the beginning of the school year.

Leadership Roles outside School 2013-2014

External Vice President, ZECRÁ 

Organized joint-school events such as Christmas Ball, Chinese Debate Competition and City tracing project open to all Hong Kong secondary school students.

Hong Kong Young Ambassador, Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups

 Volunteered at different big-scale celebration events to answer tourists’ enquiries, currently planning an event promoting hospitality at primary schools. Interest/ Passion 2011-2013

Vocal Member, The Show Choir HK

Performed in over 50 shows and in concerts of various Hong Kong singers, such as Eason Chan.

Volunteer DJ, Radio M21@ Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups 

Hosted several broadcast programs targeting at student audience.

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YIP WING YAN WINNIE EXCHANGE & ENRICHMENT PROGRAMMES 2013 JulyAugust

Crimson Summer Exchange 2013, University of Hong Kong  Tutored by fellows from renowned universities like Harvard and Cambridge for two weeks and interacted with students from all around the globe.

2013 FebruaryMarch

Model United Nations Conference 2013, Hong Kong Baptist University  Represented DR Congo to defend and uphold the country’s stance on international homosexual movement.

2012 August

The 3 rd Leadership Empowerment Action Project, Hong Kong Young Leaders Development Association 

Explored the problem of poverty gap in Hong Kong through a series of seminars and visits.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT 2013 JulyAugust

Y Ambassador Scheme, Young Men’s Christian Association 

Worked as volunteer in a diverse range of services including children camp, elderly visit and rock climbing with blind people.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS Computer

Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Windows Movie Maker, Adobe Photoshop (elementary)

Languages

Fluent Cantonese, English, Mandarin

REFERENCES References are available upon request.

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