Mentorship Application Page

Your source of insight; your partner in success


What is the mentorship program?

We understand that each start-up faces unique challenges. This is why guidance from experienced mentors is key to safeguarding your startup’s future and setting you on the right path of success.

Leveraging our expansive network of entrepreneurs and professionals, HKSTP partners you up with established industry specialists. Glean crucial insights from trailblazers and pioneers, learn the success stories of their companies and tips on securing future business opportunities. The invaluable connections, timely advice, occasional checks---together with reassurance and encouragement from your mentor---will leapfrog you to success. 

To help you navigate the startup journey, our mentors regularly review your progress and make adjustments for more tailored consultations.

We match you with seasoned mentors based on:

  • Your startup’s needs and objectives
  • Your field of interest, including Retail, Finance, Construction, Logistics, Hospitality, Education, Investment and more
  • Your preferred level of engagement: 
    1. Seasoned Mentors offer guidance to startups on 6 months term
    2. Coaches offer goal-focused advice during a defined period, usually within 3 months
    3. Domain Experts help startups with project deliverables
    4. Entrepreneurs In Residence give practical advice on critical areas of growth such as business development and branding 

What will you gain from our mentorship programme?

By working with a mentor, you will learn to:

  • Define your company strategy and vision 
  • Rethink and prioritise company goals 
  • Hone your leadership skills 
  • Build effective relationships
  • Leverage resources and networks 
  • Have a thorough understanding of your target industry 

How to apply

The mentorship program is designed to help you gain experience not shared in books and amplify your chances of success. You should apply if:

You are a member of the STEP, Incu-App, Incu-Tech and LEAP Programmes, or a HKSTP Alumni.

For enquiries, please contact Miss Galaxy Man at ​galaxy.man@hkstp.org.

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