Microsoft Mentoring Programme

Prepare for jobs of the future.

Are you an Asian passionate about tech? Want to build your professional skills and profile? Apply now to join a unique mentoring programme from Microsoft. Get hands on with tech and use your creativity to build projects at Digital Camp.

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Digital Camp is partnering with Microsoft to offer 30 students of Asian background (age 18+), who want to develop a career in tech, a chance to join an 8-week mentoring programme between April and June 2024.

The programme is designed to support Asians from underserved communities.
Whether you’re a recent graduate, taking a career break, or transitioning into a new field, this initiative can empower you to prepare for work, build confidence, and thrive in the global workplace.

Selected mentees will connect with experienced Microsoft mentors from across three continents: Americas, Asia, and Europe. Selected mentees will also be invited to join a Digital Camp or Digital Academy in March, April or July to get hands on with tech.

Spaces are limited, and spots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis!

Programme Overview

The program focuses on equipping mentees with essential soft skills, empowering them to navigate the complexities of the global workplace and reach their full potential. Mentees will join at least 6 x virtual group sessions hosted at the following times (dates and times may vary):

• Mandatory Mentee Briefing – April 4th – 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Mandatory Program kick off – April 8th – 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Personal Development Plan – April 15th - 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Rock your CV & LinkedIn Profile - April 29th - 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Career & Recruitment – May 13th - 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Interview skills – May 27th - 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Introduction to Copilot for Bing – June 3rd - 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

• Mandatory Program Closing – June 10th - 10.00 GMT or 5.30 GMT

Microsoft Completion Certificates

Upon the successful conclusion of the program, you will be rewarded with a certificate of completion, a testament to your dedication and hard work.

How to apply?

Students that meet the criteria are requested to complete a simple application form here and submit a 1-minute video outlining why you wish to join the programme.

Click below to apply:

Deadline to apply is on 24th March at 11:59am GMT.